NYT: Web Playgrounds of the Very Young

Excerpt from New York Times Article:Web Playgrounds of the Very Younghttp://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/31/business/31virtual.html LOS ANGELES — Forget Second Life. The real virtualworld gold rush centers on the grammar-school set. MY COMMENT:To download the Times Reader, click here. Published with BlogMailr

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NYT: A Chapter of ‘Jackass’ as Web Test

Excerpt from New York Times Article:A Chapter of ‘Jackass’ as Web Testhttp://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/13/business/media/13movie.html LOS ANGELES — Paramount Pictures is lurching ontothe Web with its “Jackass” franchise, with what it says will be thefirst studio-backed feature film to have its premiere online. And the studiohopes the result will be considerably more pleasurable than the old MTVshow’s trademark…

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NYT: For Toddlers, Toy of Choice Is Tech Device

Excerpt from New York Times Article:For Toddlers, Toy of Choice Is Tech Devicehttp://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/29/technology/29techtoys.html SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 28 — Cellphones, laptops,digital cameras and MP3 music players are among the hottest gift items thisyear. For preschoolers. MY COMMENT: where can I get one of these in my size? Fisher-Price Smart Cycle To download the Times Reader, click…

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NYT: Making Social Connections and Selling Cookies

Excerpt from New York Times Article:Making Social Connections and Selling Cookieshttp://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/21/business/media/21adco.html FOR decades, Nabisco has sold cookies called Social Teaand crackers called Sociables. Now a competitor, Pepperidge Farm, is going allsocial, too, by entering the increasingly popular field known as social mediawith a Web site devoted to social networking. MY COMMENT: Cookies? Yum http://artofthecookie.com/ To…

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Announcing release of Ruby.NET (community edition) version 0.9

Cool News!!!!!!   From: Wayne KellySent: Monday, November 19, 2007 6:58 PMTo: Frank ArrigoSubject: Announcing release of Ruby.NET (community edition) version 0.9 Hi frank, We are please to announce the release ofversion 0.9 of Ruby.NET, you can download it now from our new home pageat http://rubydotnet.googlegroups.com/web/Home.htm. This is the first open source community edition of…

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NYT: Amazon Pitches a Wireless iPod for Books

Excerpt from New York Times Article:Amazon Pitches a Wireless iPod for Bookshttp://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/11/19/amazon-pitches-a-wireless-ipod-for-books/index.html Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s founder and chief executive,introduces its new e-book, called Kindle (Mark Lennihan /Associated Press)Amazon.com introduced its electronic book reader today at a packed event in NewYork. Unlike other products in this area, Amazon’s $399 Kindle is designed tobe used without ever…

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NYT: A Night With Chumby

Excerpt from New York Times Article:A Night With Chumbyhttp://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2007/11/14/a-night-with-chumby/index.html One of the wonderful defining moments of the earlyInternet was the Web cam that was pointed at the coffee pot in the Universityof Cambridge Computer Laboratory in November of 1993. It wasn’t the firstInternet appliance (that was probably the Stanford Artificial IntelligenceLaboratory vending machine), but it…

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NYT: Don’t Open This Cookie (Disastrous Day Inside)

Excerpt from New York Times Article:Don’t Open This Cookie (Disastrous Day Inside)http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/08/business/smallbusiness/08fortune.html The messages in fortune cookies are typically vague,banal and optimistic. But some cookies are now serving up some surprisinglydownbeat advice. MY COMMENT:To download the Times Reader, click here. Published with BlogMailr

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NYT: Microsoft Rolls Out Health Records

Excerpt from New York Times Article:Microsoft Rolls Out Health Recordshttp://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/04/technology/04nd-soft.html Microsoft is starting its long-anticipated drive into theconsumer health care market by offering free personal health records on the Weband pursuing a strategy that borrows from the company’s successfulformula in personal computer software. MY COMMENT:To download the Times Reader, click here. Published with BlogMailr

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NYT: NBC to Offer a Free Video Download Service

Excerpt from New York Times Article:NBC to Offer a Free Video Download Servicehttp://www.nytimes.com/2007/09/19/business/20nbc-web.html NBC Universal, acknowledging that viewers areincreasingly moving away from traditional television viewing, announced planstoday for a service that will make popular NBC programs available to downloadfree to personal computers and other devices. MY COMMENT:ZOMG!To download the Times Reader, click here. Published with…

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