Archive for date: May 3, 2005

Maultasch’s Musings: Why I Hate Blogging Dinners

May 3, 2005 | Blogging | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’ve begun to wonder if many so-called A-list bloggers do nothing more than wander around the country having dinner with one another. One blogger expressed some dissatisfaction with one of these dinners and his words struck a chord with me: Everything I love about blogging is reversed at a blogging dinner. I love that blogs […]

Brainwagon Radio: Oroboros

May 3, 2005 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

A bonus podcast, relating mostly why I’m neither excited nor dismayed by commercial podcasting ventures. Just a short one piggybacking on my previous one.

Brainwagon Radio: A Brief Jaunt To Reno

May 3, 2005 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Where your host finally gets around to recording another podcast detailing his brief weekend trip to Reno. Find out what sports book kind of blows, which ones are okay, and what hotel had rooms overlooking the scenic air conditioner on the roof. You can also find out what I’m doing this weekend and what I […]

Dell Axim X50(v) A03 ROM update

May 3, 2005 | Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

It appears that Dell has released a new ROM update (A03) for the Dell Axim x50v. Haven’t tried this out yet, but I will this evening. Seems like it should address a couple of the relatively minor problems I’ve had with it: Improved the compatibility with certain CF cards Improved the power management within the […]

Remarkable Fan Film

May 3, 2005 | Intellectual Property, Link of the Day, Movie Review | By: Mark VandeWettering

Last night I finally got around to watching Revelations, a Star Wars fan film which I found to be truly remarkable. It is not without its flaws, but it is remarkable that fans could dedicate enough time, energy and organization to produce such a professional and competent film. I found the special effects and costuming […]