Archive for date: November 27, 2004

Brainwagon Radio: Tinkering with Gizmos

November 27, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

In episode 37, your intrepid host reports on his new cell phone, talks about his as yet unsuccessful efforts to get MythTV to work, plays a song from Comfort Stand, an online record label and then is hastened away to the Sponge Bob Squarepants movie. Anyone who wants to serve as my mentor on the […]

Another Pixar Blogger

November 27, 2004 | Blogging, Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Wow, Metafilter kindly pointed me to another Pixarian who blogs: Ronnie del Carmen, and damn. Lots of really nice artwork. Sometimes working at Pixar can give you a feeling of intense inadequacy.

New Cell Phone

November 27, 2004 | General, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, I couldn’t resist a sale this morning: Best Buy had the new Motorola MPX220 cell phones on sale for $49 after a $300 rebate. The gadget is a Microsoft Smartphone, and while it is far from perfect (I will try to do a writeup of my experiences soon) it does have a number of […]