Archive for November, 2004

MPAA Sues P2P Users Moviesharers

Tuesday, November 16th, 2004

While we’ve seen Paramount Pictures threaten a BitTorrent user back in February, now the MPAA has gone ahead and followed the music industry in suing its users. No details were mentioned on how many lawsuits they filed or on which file-sharing networks the users were on, but it seems likely they would target BitTorrent users. […]

Apple iPod Flash Player Designs?

Saturday, November 13th, 2004

      Now that it’s been reported that Apple is indeed making a iPod flash player (256MB to 1GB of storage, which is pretty weak in my opinion), what will the design look like? And what will the name be? My thoughts are that it should be about half the size of the iPod mini and […]

Gmail POP Access

Wednesday, November 10th, 2004

Finally! Legit POP access for my Gmail! And officially supported, so it should work pretty well, if it’s coming from Google. 🙂 How to set it up: http://gmail.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=12103

Fire… Heh Heh Heh…

Tuesday, November 9th, 2004

In the what the heck are they cooking down there in the sewer category (which is right next to the why the hell is there a sewer gate right next to a door), apparently a big fireball caused this damage to a building in Bellevue, WA. Funny thing is, after everyone yelled FIRE! the employees […]

Leaked Music

Monday, November 8th, 2004

Funny that music publicists really believe they can stop an album from being pirated and leaked early… Crunk Juice came out 4 days ago now in the MP3 world, at least according to this .nfo file, I’m sure the album is crunktastic! Oh yeah, Eminem’s Encore was leaked as was U2’s How to Dismantle an […]

Mozilla FireFox 1.0 Released

Monday, November 8th, 2004

About time, maybe Internet Explorer will finally die off! Good to see them actually release a 1.0, though the Pre-Release versions seem stable enough. Available Tuesday @ 1am PST on 11/9/04… http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/

Netflix Shrek 2 Green Envelopes

Friday, November 5th, 2004

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Saving Desktop Icon Locations in Windows XP

Friday, November 5th, 2004

Just putting it here so I can find it in the future easily… Copy layoutd.dll to \windows\system32 Double-click layout.reg to install the key to your registry Right-clicking on My Computer gives you options to Save and Restore Desktop Icon Layout Files need: layout.zip

P. Diddy Wants to Be Bond

Friday, November 5th, 2004

He can’t rap, he can’t act, he has some style I guess, but the next James Bond? Gimme a break, Puffy, err, P. Diddy, gimme a break! — Music mogul P Diddy is making a bid to be the first black James Bond. The rapper, who also runs his own record label and clothing range, […]

Online Bookies Get It Right

Thursday, November 4th, 2004

Though there was heavy fluctuation on Tuesday, the bookies had it right all along, with the majority of the wagering going towards George Bush, as he was a 2-to-1 favorite a week ago. — Betfair correctly predicted that George W. Bush would stay in office and had offered odds of 2-to-1 last week for Sen. […]