Archive for date: February 11, 2005

Win a signed Ray Harryhausen DVD set

February 11, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Those lads at BoingBoing pointed their readers to a contest to win a signed Ray Harryhausen DVD set. Cool! Don’t surf on over there, I’d like to maximize my own chances of winning. 🙂 One of the great perks of working Pixar is that occasionally you get to meet interesting people. Ray has stopped by […]

More musing on the nature of communication…

February 11, 2005 | Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Today I was scanning my list of blogline feeds, and noticed an update to The QuotationsPage, which included this quote by Hansell B. Duckett: What this country needs is more free speech worth listening to. A nice quotation, and one that I agree with, but perhaps with a different spin that was intended. To illustrate, […]

Motorola MPx220 – software update

February 11, 2005 | Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

As I have mentioned previously, I’m the owner of the Motorola MPX220 SmartPhone. Overall I’ve had generally mixed feelings about it, but two things which bugged me were: the camera would take garbled pictures when Bluetooth was enabled The volume wasn’t really very good: it was hard to listen to in even moderately noisy environments […]