Archive For The “Quickies” Category
In what may be the final nail in the coffin of brick-and-mortar video rental stores, Blockbuster has announced that they may permanently close all 7,400 retail locations. More at Macworld.com
Woohoo! SafariStand, one of my favorite Safari plugins, has been updated to work with Safari 4.0 Beta. Now I just need Inquisitor and I’ll be set.
Whenever I’m in the final steps of buying something online, and I see a field for Promotional Code on the order form, I immediately open a new browser tab and do a quick google search for the name of the store plus “Coupon Code” or “Promotional Code” (without the quotes). More than half the time [...]
Adobe pulled out the other day. Now Belkin, Seagate, and Creative Labs have done the same. Google, Marware, and others have stayed in, but reduced the size of their booths. It’s just not going to be the same this year. [ LINK ]
I don’t like this one bit. I was actually looking forward to stopping at the Adobe booth and talking to those guys. [ LINK ]
Windows is down to 89.6% and IE down to 69.8%. Good news for us users of better platforms and better browsers. [ LINK ]
Apparently, Macintosh antivirus software, MacGuard, is actually malware. Don’t install it! Read more at Macworld.com.