Categories: "Technology" or "Mac 'n' Trash"

09/24/12

I Left My Wallet in El Segundo

I've recently been considering enabling Google Wallet on my cell phone, but I've been apprehensive about getting further into bed with Google. So I've been using searching through Google (YEAH I KNOW SO SUE ME) to see if there's any downsides I may have… more »
1 comment »  02:35:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology, Mac 'n' Trash

09/03/12

Bad Apple

"Apple Rejects App Tracking Drone Strikes." Thankfully, Apple decides for its users what "useful or entertaining" and "excessively objectionable or crude content" is. more »
1 comment »  09:03:00 am by Ragamuffin, Categories: News, Technology

01/27/12

The Founders

I read Forbes not because I think they have good content, but because even I can laugh at their often horrible copy editing and the ridiculousness of the business press. Usually I'm shown flagrant examples of the group think that prevents real… more »
1 comment »  04:47:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology

11/30/11

Phone Tap

"Your Android Phone Is Secretly Recording Everything You Do." I'm going to follow this closely. more »
1 comment »  03:07:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: News, Technology

10/25/11

Hey, yo kids! Remember when I used to be dope?

"Google dumps + from Boolean search tool." What I'm still salty about is the undocumented use of synonyms that ruin searches. Google now often replaces "Fedora" with the names of other Linux distributions like "Ubuntu" instead, which isn't a helpful… more »
1 comment »  09:53:00 am by Ragamuffin, Categories: News, Technology

09/21/11

Yahoo!

Not that I use Yahoo! for anything these days, but reading this made sure I never will again: Thinking about e-mailing your friends and neighbors about the protests against Wall Street happening right now? If you have a Yahoo e-mail account, think… more »
Leave a comment »  01:26:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: News, Books, Technology

08/21/11

Tricknowledgy

"ARM vet: The CPU's future is threatened." An interesting overview of the uncertain future of CPU designs. more »
1 comment »  11:58:00 am by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology

07/01/11

Google

"Gmail Goes Under the Knife, Other G Products Next in Line." I'm not digging the new design, and it's solely because I'm a crotchety old man. more »
1 comment »  06:19:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology

06/28/11

Bad Apple

"iOS 5 beta hobbles OS downgrades, untethered jailbreaks": Those who screw up their iPhones with an unsupported jailbreak—or who have bad luck with their iOS upgrades and want to roll back to an older version—are usually able to make everything right… more »
3 comments »  03:32:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Mac 'n' Trash

05/10/11

Bad Apple

"Meet The Workers Who Make Your iPad: 100 Hours Of Overtime, No-Suicide Pacts, Standing For 14 Hours A Day." more »
1 comment »  11:56:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Mac 'n' Trash

04/26/11

You got some nice players they just on the wrong team

Apparently, I'm in the wrong camp. more »
4 comments »  12:42:00 am by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology, Mac 'n' Trash

04/25/11

The cellular phone rings, don't want ta pick it up, but it's my J.O.B.

"So You Want to Use Your iPhone for Work? Uh-oh." Pretty smart article. I find it chilling that China and South Korea seem to be friendlier to the employee than U.S. is. And if I were the CEO of Google I'd be looking at buying Good Technology Inc.,… more »
Leave a comment »  04:42:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: News, Technology

04/20/11

Rotten Apple

"3G Apple iOS Devices Are Storing Users’ Location Data." No incisive comment, just hatin' on Apple. more »
1 comment »  03:43:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Mac 'n' Trash

04/15/11

The Takeover

"FCC's net neutrality is not Neutral" [video:youtube:g9Qu64u3dqM] Saw some guy link to this video on a discussion of Internet speeds and geography today. He was dead serious in believing this. more »
Leave a comment »  10:56:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Politics, Technology, Video

Like the new Playstation and the new XBox

"Nintendo Rumored to be Premiering Powerful Next-Gen Console at E3" reports Forbes: It’s just whispers at this point, but outlets like Game Informer and Kotaku are hearing rumors that Nintendo is planning something huge for E3 this year. Sales are… more »
Leave a comment »  10:18:00 am by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology, Entertainment

04/11/11

I'm Still #1

"Windows 7 passes Windows XP as the top OS in US." Just not on the corporate sector, I bet. I'm getting a new laptop today, I bet it shipped with Windows 7 and will have XP installed over it. more »
5 comments »  09:42:00 am by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology

04/06/11

Slapped the Mac

"AT&T's iPhone 4 drops 2.5 times as many calls as Verizon's." more »
1 comment »  02:52:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Mac 'n' Trash

03/18/11

Before the game was based on YouTube

"YouTube’s Scale Disrupts Us All" reports Forbes: Google’s video service now receives 35 hours of video every minute. That is about 6 years of video every day, with a weekly upload equal to 170,000 feature films. It gets 2 billion views a day, from an… more »
Leave a comment »  09:48:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology

02/28/11

Cause they've been asking, they've been searching

"Google Revamps to Fight Cheaters" reports the Wall Street Journal: Last month, Google acknowledged it "can and should do better" to beat back sites that "copy content from other websites" or provide information that is "just not very useful" but… more »
Leave a comment »  02:54:00 pm by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology, Humor

High in the Clouds

"Gmail users howl in anguish at 'disappeared' accounts." Ouch. more »
1 comment »  08:51:00 am by Ragamuffin, Categories: Technology

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