Archives for September 2008

Green Coffee-Growing Practices Buffer Climate-Change Impacts

Chalk up another environmental benefit for shade-grown Latin American coffee: University of Michigan researchers say the technique will provide a buffer against the ravages of climate change in the coming decades.

Over the last three decades, many Latin American coffee farmers have abandoned traditional shade-growing …continue reading

Adobe Flash Coming To iPhone




GeekBrief.TV is reporting that Adobe is working on a Flash player for the iPhone.  Finally!  As soon as we hear more about this, we will post it.

Update Engine For The Mac

Frankly, this reminds me of using Linux software repositories for keeping software up to date on another *nix platform. Wild as it may seem, it I can see OS X making improvements that I have had for a long time elsewhere. But that is …continue reading

Getting Paid For Doing Nothing With Your PC

Recently I received a confusing email asking me about getting paid for idle CPU time. Thinking back a bit, I finally recalled a piece I put together back in 2006 on the subject. Unfortunately, it does look like you will no longer be able …continue reading

Obama vs McCain – Take A Survey

My friend Charlie in California sent this link to me. Take the survey and see who you agree with, either Obama or McCain.

Click here to take the survey.

Comments welcome.

Apple Macs Give Off Benzene?

Over at ZD-Net they are citing a French source that is making a big deal out of the fact that one, yes one, single Mac Pro owner says his computer made him sick. In the article it states that testing has shown that the Mac …continue reading

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If it seems like there’s no shortage of project management tools on the Internet, then you’re exactly right, because there isn’t. When the employees of a company work together in an office, it’s not too much of a challenge for all of them to stay …continue reading


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