Weighing a Switch to a Mac

Published: August 10, 2006 in New York Times Ten years ago, if you were a Windows user, the idea of switching to a Macintosh might not have seemed enticing. An abundance of new Windows software was arriving on store shelves, while the selection available to Mac users seemed to be falling behind, often relegated to …

Scotchguard your life?

What an event. Finially I’ve found a couch for our pad that both fit in the room, and up the stairs…through the door and hallway. Oh and it fits a room motif for white accessories and accents. For over a year now, I’ve been irritably complaining about the uncomfortable bar bench we’ve been using for …

Sneaker shoppin’ NYC style

From Complex Magazine’s Buy It Guide for New York City; comes a great list of sneaker shops in NYC, now if only I had more checks to walk in these spots: ALIFE RIVINGTON CLUB 158 Rivington StreetNew York, NY 212-375-8128www.alifenyc.com Rivington Club’s country club d’cor and consistent supply of rare Nike and Reebok footwear, as …

HIV’s Ancestry Prooved from Wild Chimp Poo

May 25 2:02 PM US/Eastern – WASHINGTON By LAURAN NEERGAARD AP Medical Writer Twenty-five years after the first AIDS cases emerged, scientists have confirmed that the HIV virus plaguing humans really did originate in wild chimpanzees, in a corner of Cameroon. Solving the mystery of HIV’s ancestry was dirty work. Scientists employed trackers to plunge …

Customise your kicks with adicolor 2006

Celebrating color, customization and personal expression, Adidas is brining back their self-expression footwear concept this spring of Adicolor. The original adicolor concept was launched at the Ispo Fair in Munich in 1983 where Adidas offered pure white kicks with specially created quick drying and weatherproof pens which can be customize to any style. To reflect …

How Rich are you… and I mean money…

If you think about it, the majority of the people (like 99%) are more well off than most of the world population. We really don’t realize how nice we have it, but then you realize most of us in the US are part of the group called the “Living Poor” which means you don’t make …

SF Flower Conservatory, Japanese Tea Gardens & Thanh Long

With some free time over the holiday break, I took a trip out to Golden Gate park with the fam during a typical overcast SF day. As much as I lived in the Bay, I had never been to Alcatraz nore have I spent much time in the park but to sleep in the sun …

“Cartoon Network” Canceled

So this is the story of how the NYPD and DEA ruined Christmas. I had heard word of this show around town, but never new much more than that… The Smoking Gun reports: DECEMBER 8–In a blow to New Yorkers who enjoyed having their premium marijuana delivered to their doorsteps, Drug Enforcement Administration agents have …