Archive for 2000

November 25, 2000

Ok, so the wacky guy that’s building a rocket in his backyard has a website. I’m beginning to think that he’s serious — there’s even a tentative launch date set for summer 2001. Is he nuts? I guess a little, but damn he’ll have some serious bragging rights (provided he survives).

November 13, 2000

Holy cow, TheBeatles.com is finally up — and it’s pretty darn cool. Super-hip design, and plenty of photos and rare stuff. Very cool site.

Anyone know of a decent brand of keyboard? I’ve had an impossible time trying to find reviews. I guess it’s kind of an overlooked piece of hardware.

November 11, 2000

I used Windows 2K for the first time today (yup, I’m a little behind the times). Anyway, I was pretty impressed overall. Seemed pretty responsive and snappy. Some useful new features (gee, they even stole “Magnify” from BeOS). I’m ashamed to say though, that the fade effect on the menus is what made me hop on eBay to find a good deal on a copy of the Professional version. Nothing like a little razzle-dazzle… or something.

November 9, 2000

If there’s one TV comercial that bugs me to no end, it’s the one for the lamest looking movie of the year — Little Nicky. What is up with this movie? How did it get made, and how is Harvey Kietel in it? I’m just confused…