Call For Help – April 29th, 2008 – Interviews with Drew Olanoff and AlanaTaylor / Podcamp NYC 2.0 Discussion

Listen Here! Call For Help - April 29th, 2008 - Interviews with Drew Olanoff of ReadBurner and AlanaTaylor of AlanaTaylor.com / Podcamp NYC 2.0 Discussion ---- Drew Olanoff of ReadBurner: Questions/Topics: 1. What is ReadBurner? 2. What is Google Reader? 3. What is the difference between ReadBurner and … [Read more...]

Podcamp NYC – Networking Experience

In my previous post I discussed the sessions I attended at Podcamp NYC 2.0 as well as my thoughts on each session.  In addition to the sessions I was able to attend and learn from I was also privileged to be able to hang out with some very cool people.  If I miss someone please don't be offended shoot me an email or leave a … [Read more...]

Podcamp NYC 2.0 – Overview

Podcamp NYC an "unconference" on new media which was hosted this year at Poly Tech in Brooklyn New York. I decided to attend this event (mainly because it was free and local) and I wasn't quite sure what I would get out of it. However, I must say I was shockingly surprised by the sheer amount of knowledge that I obtained … [Read more...]

Quick Tip – Access Quick Find in Firefox

Thanks to Mandy (my girlfriend) for pointing this out to me. Ever need to find something on a web page? Chances are eventually you will find yourself searching a particular page for a something such as a string of text or a keyword. Generally, most people will either go to the menu bar - click Edit and then click "Find … [Read more...]

Call For Help – April 22nd, 2008 – Facebook News / Ubuntu Hardy Heron Discussion / Macbook Woes

Listen Here! Call For Help - April 22nd, 2008 - Facebook News / Ubuntu Hardy Heron Discussion / Macbook Woes Facebook in the news - Facebook chat released and the obstacles Facebook is facing. Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron) is being released shortly and we discuss the release and what it means to users. Nick Parker the music … [Read more...]

Ubuntu…You’re Killing Me!

After a few more hours of playing with Ubuntu 8.04 Beta I was able to get my dual monitors working.  What I ended up doing was installing nvidia-settings, however, for some reason that wasn't able to save the xorg.conf file to /etc/X11/, so I copied the xorg.conf to xorg.conf.backup and then copied the nvidia-settings … [Read more...]

Ubuntu 8.04 (Hardy Heron) Predictions

Now with the release of the latest version of Ubuntu only 5 days away what better time then now to make predictions about the future of the Ubuntu Operating System. So lets get down to it, shall we? 1. Linux (more specifically, Ubuntu) for the masses - not happening (at least not yet). While I feel the Linux community … [Read more...]

Why Use Twitter?

What is Twitter anyway?  Twitter is a micro-blogging social network.  The question of "What are you doing?" says it all.  People post updates containing a maximum of a 140 characters to their twitter page which your "followers" can then read and see well, what you're doing at that point in time. So why use Twitter?  It … [Read more...]

Call For Help – April 15th, 2008 – Chris Pirillo on Web Communities

Listen Here! Call For Help - Chris Pirillo discusses the Web and the ideas behind Web communities. Questions and Topics: 1. What does Web 2.0 mean for an Internet user? 2. What do users gain with Web 2.0 sites such as uStream, flickr, twitter, and YouTube? 3. Is the Web the new platform for publishing with blogging … [Read more...]

Illegal Music Downloading: Look At The Facts

The music downloading phenomenon has spread throughout the world. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is extremely concerned about illegal downloading from the internet. The RIAA believes that decreasing CD sales are caused directly by illegal downloading. As a result, the RIAA began using controversial … [Read more...]

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