Some interesting observations: No FireWire on the MacBook; the TrackPad doesn't feel like you're running your finger across a pane of glass, though that's what it is; and switching between graphics cards in the MacBook Pro requires you to log out."
First Look Review – Installing and running Firefox 3.1 beta 1 is a revealing experience. Just like Chrome reminded us a few weeks ago, the basics of a browser matter. While Microsoft is figuring out new proprietary features for Internet Explorer 8, Apple, Google and Chrome have been working on the browser foundation and made their software much more nimble. The speed improvements that have been made in less than a year are nothing short of amazing. We have been using Firefox 3.1 beta 1 for a day now and we have come to two conclusions: We refuse to go back to a previous version and Microsoft’s Internet Explorer is in deep trouble.
Word on the street is Noelle Mansilla is the coolest and smartest fourth (4th) grader on earth! Before she entered first (1st) grade, Noelle was tested and found to have 9th grade reading comprehension and 6th grade math skills. She is currently in the gifted and talented program and her goal is to open a bed & breakfast called the "KEEP YA INN", and she also wants to be a chef and a successful business person.
How many fourth graders do you know that study the different political parties trying to figure out which political party is best for the Presidential seat?
On Tuesday, Oct. 14, Apple will unveil the latest addition to a long line of portable computers that dates back nearly 20 years — to the ungainly, 15.8-pound “Macintosh Portable” that PC World named the 17th worst technology product of all time. (link)
Apple’s notebook offerings have come a long way since 1989. They now outsell Apple desktop machines by nearly 65%. In Q3, they accounted for 29% of Apple’s (AAPL) total revenue. (See All eyes on the MacBook.)
Going into this holiday season, it's clear that Nintendo will sell as many systems as it can get on store shelves, but the fight for second place is where the real action will be found. The good news for both Microsoft and Sony is that each enjoys a strong position, but each has quite distinct advantages.
Microsoft announced it is redesigning the interface for its Xbox Live service. The update called the "New Xbox Experience" will launch on November 19 in 26 countries and will be localized in 19 languages.
Voted the best movie theater in ft. worth texas by the readers of the fort worth star telegram, Rave Motion Pictures Ridgmar 13 is without a doubt the best movie theater in the area. Featuring digital DLP in all 13 screens, means the best picture and presentation every time. Digital picture instead of 35 mm film means no scratches (lines in the picture). There is a huge difference and the picture is always crystal clear.
If you've never been to Rave Ridgmar 13 (at Ridgmar Mall), you owe it to yourself to go and experience a great movie going experience. There is a huge difference between good and GREAT. Every other theater you have ever visited may be good. Once you experience Rave's Ridgmar 13, you will know what GREAT is.
The management team at Ridgmar 13 is top notch, and they all have a passion for the movie exhibition business.... and it shows with the excellent guest service the managers and the staff provide to all that come to the show.
Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz (left) and colleague Justin Rosenstein (right) said this weekend they are leaving Facebook to start their own company.
The moves are just the latest in a steady exodus from Facebook, a trend that has sparked questions about whether the popular social networking company’s culture is changing and whether it is losing its magnetism.
Nokia’s first touchscreen-equipped cellphone, the music-playing 3G 5800 XpressMusic, is due in the fourth quarter in Europe, but a North American edition isn’t planned for U.S. availability until sometime next year, a spokesman said.
The newest addition to the Nintendo DS family, DSi, has clearer sound
quality and a surprisingly sharp image quality when in photo mode. That
and the fact that users can have much more fun with software on the DSi
may be enough reason for Nintendo to entice consumers to snap up its latest handheld game console.