H is for "Hello stranger" Second Life. Remember that? It was all the rage a few years back, when it pioneered the idea of a virtual reality platform for online community and economy, and if I recall correctly there was a lot of hype around at the time. Of course, I'm no sheep, so I … Continue reading What makes a friend
Yesterday morning when I turned my PC on it refused to let me into Windows. It got as far as the logon screen and then rebooted itself. It took until this morning to figure out what the problem was - the USB wireless dongle had come loose and the dodgy hardware connection was causing Windows … Continue reading My old PC gets Feisty
The geniuses (or should that be genii??) behind the Firefox project have come up with a nifty bit of marketing to get everyone to download the latest release of their web browser. Instead of just releasing it, they're hyping it up and going for a world record to see how many downloads they can accumulate … Continue reading Is Firefox 3 late?