G4 Acquires TWiT

OK I guess I was too subtle ;-). This is an April Fools joke folks! I haven't sold TWiT to anyone, least of all G4!! I have some very exciting news. G4 Entertainment Inc has agreed to acquire TWiT in an exchange for stock and $1 cash. We've been in extensive conversations for the past …

It’s What’s For Dinner

After the first day of the GMT seminar, some of the presenters celebrated by consuming a heart stopping quantity of beef at the San Francisco landmark House of Prime Rib. Ben Durbin ate fish. Wimp. We decided to forgoe the cigars afterwards - to the great relief of our absent wives.

Spring Comes To Northern California

I banged on my Nokia N93 (literally) until it was able to focus. It's still going out of focus spontaneously - something seems to be wrong with the autofocus mechanism - but the picture was clear long enough to take this shot. It hit the 80s today. Global warming is a bitch.

Unparalleled

The new version of Parallels just came out (build 3186). If you want to run Windows on your Intel Mac, this is definitely the way to go, but you need a minimum of 2GB RAM - maybe more - for adequate performance. Check the MenuMeters in the Mac menu bar and you'll note that the …

Tumbléo

Dvorak calls me a "joiner." Someone who signs up for every new site he sees. True dat. But sometimes they're really worth signing up for, and how do you know until you do? I'll give you an example. I've always wanted to do a Tumblelog, somewhere - not quite as formal as a blog - …

Rollin’ On The River

Saturday after my premiere radio show (on Premiere Radio Networks no less) Jennifer and I decided to celebrate by kayaking down the Petaluma river. It's not really a river - it's a tidal slough - but it's very calm and there's little traffic. It was a perfect day. http://static.squarespace.com/static/5493c0c3e4b0496d8273a18c/5494d36fe4b01ce0b479aef6/5494ea87e4b01ce0b47bb289/1419045511413/VideoPlayer.swf?format=original These pictures and video are from …