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Second Generation UMPC from IDF Beijing

Codename Menlow, the second generation UMPC prototype is out in Beijing, check out the video.  Small and compact for a fully functional PC, but noticed that boot up time was quite long.  Full article here by Mark Parker from Technology@Intel.

April 19, 2007 Posted by | Gadgets n Gizmos, UMPC, Video | Leave a comment

Finally, Sanjaya is out of the Idol Race


Photo from E! News

The 17-year-old Seattle native was eliminated from American Idol Wednesday night, following a performance of Bonnie Raitt’s “Something to Talk About” that Simon Cowell deemed “utterly horrendous.”

“I know this has been funny for a while, but based on the fact that we are supposed to be finding an American Idol, it was hideous,” Cowell said Tuesday.

Apparently, viewers agreed that the joke had run its course at last.

Full article from E! News here.

April 19, 2007 Posted by | Beyond Geekiness, News Related | Leave a comment

Gunman’s Video – “When the time came I did it, I had to.”


Photo from FoxNews

What is this world becoming? 

“When the time came I did it, I had to.”

“Jesus loves crucifying me.”

“You have vandalized my heart, raped my soul and torched my conscience.”

“You thought it was one pathetic boy’s life you were extinguishing. Thanks to you, I die like Jesus Christ, to inspire generations of the weak and the defenseless people.”

Click here for the full article from FoxNews.

April 19, 2007 Posted by | News Related | Leave a comment