Archive For March, 2011
Today I gave Sparrow a try. It’s a simplified Mac email app that recently gained support for imap email accounts. Prior to version 1.1 it was strictly for use with Google’s gmail (which I don’t use). I was curious about the idea of using a much more streamlined email client. Currently I use Apple’s Mail, and although [...]
I’m loving the photographic work of Maciek Jasik, especially this series of nudes. I’m very curious if Maciek is achieving this look completely through post-processing, or if he is shooting through some sort of colored material. “…The focus only reaches part of the figure. The rest is a blur in a vibrant, limitless sea of [...]
This totally makes me want to go to Norway. Vimeo Link | Via Laughing Squid
This is just freakin cool! I submitted an application to be a field tester. I’m so hoping they pick me. The Invisible Camera | YouTube Link UPDATE (4/07/2011): They got me… it’s a fake!
This afternoon I was over at my neighborhood Best Buy and I got a chance to play with an iPad 2 demo unit. It wasn’t until today that I realized just how much nicer they are than the first-generation model that I have. Although the iPad 2 is only 15% lighter than mine, I could [...]
This afternoon we saw The Adjustment Bureau. Unfortunately, it was just, OK. I was mildly entertained, and I wouldn’t want to totally discourage someone from seeing it, but I think it’s more worthy of a Netflix rental than a full-price theater ticket. I didn’t know much about the story going in. I had only seen [...]
MacUpdate is running a bundle promotion where you can can 11 mac apps for just $49.99 (a $381 value). These bundle promotions come and go on a variety of sites, and more often than not the included apps are just OK. But, this one has some nice apps including, Parallels, 1Password, TechTool Pro. Check the site [...]