Monthly Archive: March 2009

MKV’s & Ubuntu: Redux 0

MKV’s & Ubuntu: Redux

For all (5) of our regular blog followers, you already know that I’ve installed Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Alpha on to my Eee PC 1000. It is running a Low-Power Intel Atom (LPIA) processor at 1.6Ghz. It is not exactly a fast little devil, but it does a decent job for most things you’d want to do on a netbook. One of the things I do, is watch videos on it...

Comcast sells you cable internet for $12 an hour 0

Comcast sells you cable internet for $12 an hour

I recently caught a press release from Comcast that I thought was interesting, “Comcast to Roll Out Extreme 50 Mbps High-Speed Internet Service in Bay Area“. It really caught my eye because, I live in the area, so theoretically I could call them up and have 50 Mbps internet by the end of the month. Cool… or is it? We all remember that Comcast isn’t the best ISP in the...

Today In: Wild ass sensationalist headlines 0

Today In: Wild ass sensationalist headlines

I was cruising the ‘net and found a story which I simply could not let pass without making a comment about. TimesOnline.co.uk wrote an article titled “Women should be hit for wearing sexy clothing in public, one in seven believe“. Interesting, certainly caught my attention, let’s read on and see what they have to say. Turns out only the first paragraph had ANYTHING to do with the headline. I’ll quote...

Today In: This Blog! 0

Today In: This Blog!

Jon came up with a new category today: Reviews Currently the category just contains this article and some of our older ones involving Products and Services from the Amazon Kindle to Online Dating. The question we have for you today is: What do you want to see reviewed? Leave a comment letting us know, whether it be a general topic (like the Online Dating article), a specific product (like the...

Today In: craigslist 1

Today In: craigslist

First off, welcome to a possibly regular feature we, the Jo(h)ns, like to call “Today In”; it will focus on something or other that happened today (of all days). To start off, we will use Craigslist For those who don’t know what craigslist is, go read the wikipedia article. Occasionally, when I get bored I will decide to go look at craigslist for a bit; it always provides some humor....