MS Bypasses Opteron

So just as Intel puts off the release of its 64-bit processor, Microsoft acknowledges a 64-bit version of Windows Server 2003 that will work on Intel's Itanium processor, but not on AMD's 64-bit Opteron. This is probably due to the...
A new feature was added to Google Maps last week that allows you to zoom right in to view what the street looks like in the major cities. Already, Top Sightings sites have popped up showing off some of...
Scientists in North Carolina have found (quite by accident) a mouse that is capable of killing cancers introduced into it's system. They also found that the offspring of this mouse have similar cancer-killing abilities as many as seven...

Tablets Catching On

Research firm IDC announced on Friday that about 72,000 Tablet PC's were sold in 2002 after they first became available in November. The new form factor, paired with Windows XP Tablet PC Edition, acts as a combination of...

Joetek V3

Welcome to the new-look Joetek website! In addition to cutting over from Movable Type to Wordpress as the engine, this new site allows individual-post permalinks, category and monthly archives, and the return of comments! Enjoy, and let me know what you...
The long-awaited Pebble Watches are arriving soon! They have been trickling out since January 23, and if you are one of the 85,000 kickstarter backers of the Pebble Watch, then like me, you are obsessively checking your email for...

New Molson Canadian Ad

Molson's just released a new Molson Canadian ad on Youtube, and at this time it already has gone viral with 1.1 Million views and it hasn't yet aired on TV. What do you think of it?
A Russian mathematician believes he has solved the Poincaré conjecture, a study of geometrical qualities of objects that do not change when twisted or stretched. If independantly proven by third parties, this would finally verify the theorem originally...

Back…

Back with a vengence! All settled in the new job, and loving it. It's a fun, high growth group with a lot of energy and enthusiasm. All settled and married to my wonderful new wife. I never realized how much...
Last week, after a long battle with Apple, Think Secret was shut down. Apple has been trying to muzzle the Apple rumour site for a while now, to stop them from publishing leaked reports of their upcoming products....
Microsoft is developing software that will be the ultimate time-waster, aimed at luring teenagers to create their social groups online. Sortof an MSN Messenger on steroids, Threedegrees is aimed at allowing groups of friends to say in contact...

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