Archive for May, 2008

Intel and Nvidia Go To War

Intel and Nvidia Go To War

What was a rumor yesterday is now true today. Intel has expressed that talks around licensing with Nvidia for Intel’s next-generation processors are not going smooth. This can be a huge hit and concern for the high-end PC gamer as these two companies provide the best technology for gaming when they’re joined at the hip. […]

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Blu-ray No Way!

Blu-ray No Way!

Blu-ray was the king in the high-def DVD arena. Sony is not feeling that victorious and more like a beaten down old dog. Why is this? It seems that the fish (the consumers) are not taking the bait, or that’s what it seems like so far. When HD DVD stepped away from the market earlier […]

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Get Your Sharky Groove On

Get Your Sharky Groove On

We’re always happy to hear about other Sharks out there in the water, and it makes us proud to know that there’s a music service out there just for Sharks like us. It’s called Grooveshark, and it’s part Peer-2-Peer application, part online music streaming social network. If you’re anti-Peer2Peer or concerned about the legal aspects […]

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Internet Explorer 8 Beta Due Early Fall

I am really excited about the upcoming release of Firefox 3.0. I know that we all have our favorite and as of late, Firefox has been David to a certain Goliath web browser. When I look at my web stats I can surely tell that Firefox is gaining a lot of popularity as the choice […]

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Comcast not so Comcastic!

Comcast’s web site was hacked by “elul21 coll1er seven“. The hacker or hackers, apparently changed the sites DNS servers at Network Solutions so that the traffic would re-direct to another page located in Germany according to Comcast. I find this amusing as this is the largest Internet Service Provider in the United States. How can […]

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Download Firefox Day 2008

Download Firefox Day 2008

The folks over at Spread Firefox have rallied up a global “Download Day 2008″ for the release of Firefox 3. While the official release date has yet to be announced, you can head on over there now and pledge to download that day and help set a world record for downloads of a software product […]

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Clever we are for a Moment

Clever we are for a Moment

Have you ever had an idea that came across your brain only to depart with out a trace? I am sure we all have. The sad part is that this idea never came to veracity because we didn’t write it down! The idea that once was a thought will one day haunt you. One day […]

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Dell Found Guilty of Fraud, Deceptive Business Practices

Dell Found Guilty of Fraud, Deceptive Business Practices

On Tuesday, computer manufacturing giant Dell was convicted of false advertising, fraud, abusive debt collection practices, and deceptive business transactions. All this stems from a case brought to the attention of the courts by the attorney general of the state of New York. Dell was brought up on charges for keeping customers from receiving even […]

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Ad-Aware 2008 Reviewed

Ad-Aware 2008 Reviewed

After its release on May 21st 2008, I had to give this software a test drive. Just like its counterpart Ad-Aware 2007, there are three versions available: Free (which still offers on-demand scanning) Plus ($27/year; adds real-time scanning and more built-in features) Pro ($40/year; adds network-protection features and some power-user options) I’ve been using the […]

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Windows Lucky 7

Windows Lucky 7

Since taking over the Windows development, Steven Sinofsky has been tightly lipped and somewhat hidden in his own world of sorts. What’s with all the hush-hush? Are you part of La Costro Nostra? I am guessing that Steven has been busy with Vista Service Pack 1. There’s been talk around Windows 7, don’t get crazy […]

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How Do You Watch Movies?

How Do You Watch Movies?

With modern technology, you have more options than ever for watching movies and television shows. The media studios are realizing more and more that “I want what I want when I want it” is the consumer attitude, and the first ones to provide will be first to reap the profits. Today, you can go to […]

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It’s a Feeding Frenzy!

Alright you hungry Sharks, are you ready for something delicious? Welcome to our first ever Feeding Frenzy – this one’s going to last the entire month of June. This Month’s Frenzy for June: We’re giving away Kingston DataTraveler 4GB USB Flash Drives, as well as $20 GoDaddy gift cards to be used on your next […]

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