Month: October 2008

Wouldn't it be good to be in your shoes

A couple more reviews for CNET.com.au: Seagate FreeAgent Go Portable Drive 320GB: “Seagate’s updated FreeAgent Go is slim, attractive and offers a good mix of features and speed.” Seagate FreeAgent Xtreme 1TB: “We were cautious about anything that’s labelled as “Xtreme” — on the not inconceivable grounds that they might also be “Rad”, “To The […]

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You just keep on trying 'till you run out of cake…

A 2007 Internet Meme and a song lyric, all in one. Neat. Albeit a touch dated… Also neat is catching up on my published work, especially at CNET.com.au, where there’s been a practical tsunami of Alex work. Observe at your leisure: Microsoft Explorer Mini Mouse: “We even experimentally ran it over the base of a […]

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It's a beautiful day… the sun is shining… I feel good… and no-one's gonna stop me now…

Well, the first two statements are pretty much bald faced lies. The latter ones are looking pretty shaky too. Then again, Freddie Mercury was never particularly known for his extremely forward-looking weather forecasting abilities, now was he? And that ties in (albeit rather tenuously) to today’s Mac Blog at PC Authority, which is all about […]

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But I would walk 500 miles, and I would walk 500 more…

What a daft lyric. I mean, it’s all very inspiring and all, and I’m sure given the Proclaimers’ generally energetic walking style that it’s highly aerobic to boot… but then the 1,000 mile trek just to fall over? She’s going to take one look at the sweaty, unconscious mess in front of her, and then […]

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