Microsoft Corp. said on Tuesday it plans to delay the consumer launch of its much-anticipated Windows Vista operating system to January 2007 from its earlier target of the second half of 2006, sending its shares down nearly 3 percent.
Anti-piracy ad from late 80s or early 90s:
Some of the best I’ve ever seen. Enjoy.
This video is a compilation of pictures that have appeared on MySpace. It’s a bit disturbing – and probably not safe to watch at work. I don’t know whether this is represenative of young adults today and I don’t think this represents all MySpace users, but no doubt pictures like this will follow you for the rest of your life. Please, be careful what you post on the Internet.
A friend emailed me these pictures today. Someone is much handier than myself has made battle scenes using CAT5 ethernet cables. I’m disappointed by the lack of Legos used in this project, but still impressive nonetheless.
A London Geek has hard-wired a vintage NES lightgun to his alarm clock in what could be described as a pretty fun gadget – or piece of art. I like the idea of popping a cap in my alarm clock each morning with anything but a 12-gauge shotgun:
This piece connects two electronic pop icons from the 80s: the famous cube-shaped bestselling alarm clock from Sony and the Nintendo light gun Zapper, launched in 1985 along with the also bestselling 8 bit game console NES. These two devices are hard-wired so the time and the alarm of the Sony clock can be set up firing with the light gun. See the “hard-wired functionalities” below to know how it works. This piece in particular has been featured in the magazine Artinvestor dec. 2005 (special issue on Game Art). (more)
Ever wonder about the religious affilitation of your favorite superhero?
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