The End of Aught Five
One last thought for 2005-
Charles Nelson Reilly = Fred Schneider
Money saving tips to live a better life (most of the time) along with free links, rants and musings.
Christmas is just days away and you still can't find that
perfect gift? No cash? Time to bust out Photoshop and
*make* a certificate good for some future 'bling:'
[Also would be good for that Mix CD you were going to burn]
Find your celebrity-twin with facial mapping software site:
"If the Walt Disney Company has its way, McDonald's Happy Meal toys
could be replaced with portable media players that hold Disney movies,
music, games or photos, according to a pending patent application.
Users could add files to the devices by earning points with food
Read it all at: http://tinyurl.com/d962f
(And how soon would these be hacked just like those one-time-use
camcorders from CVS?)
Hideous name but the Redmond crowd remains hot on the heels of
Google Maps and Google Earth (which is to have an OS X version
soon!) with 'Windows Live Local'. Not sure why the name-change
and the 'Windows' naming scheme as I am looking at Disneyland on
my PowerBook running Tiger 10.4, but I guess much like Victoria's
Secret having everything from bras to perfume be Angel-this and
Angel-that, you have to repeat the brand name until it becomes
From the del.icio.us/blog comes word that, "del.icio.us has joined
the Yahoo! family."
Some days I feel like an unpaid beta-tester for those guys....
Tunes Signature Maker (iTSM) analyzes your music collection and
creates a short audio signature to represent who you are and what you
listen to. After it checks your system configuration and asks you a
few simple questions, iTSM will spend a few minutes analyzing your
collection and generating the audio signature.
n. A heterosexual man who is masculine, confident,
compassionate, and stylish. —adj.