Chris Messina – Thoughts on Mozilla

By Matt Pearson Contributing Writer, [GAS]  This very interesting and thought-provoking video came across my desktop this morning thanks to the continuing awesomeness of the Songbird Blog. Chris Messina, currently of Citizen Agency, and previously of Flock and SpreadFirefox fame, comments candidly yet poignantly on Firefox, the direction of Mozilla, and the current and future […]


Americans Spend Half of their Free Time Online

According to a new study recently conducted by research firm Media-Screen, Americans currently spend around half of their spare time, 48% of it exactly, online. This means that people now prefer to surf the web instead of spending quality time with their friends and family. Depressing isn’t it? What does that say about the future […]

Monday Morning Links Serving: The May 7th Edition

–11 Things I can do in Linux that I can’t do on Windows Yes, I know, there are * a lot * more then 11 things. Can you name any additional ones? –How to track and recover your Linux laptop if it gets stolen Here’s an interesting tutorial that will show how to set up […]

A Greener Apple?

For the past few months, Apple has been widely criticized by environmental organizations (such as Greenpeace) for not acting as a role model in the world of “green manufacturing” as well as not having a good product recycling policy. According to a recent memo published by Steve Jobs on Apple’s website, these criticism are largely […]

An Inside Look at Google

Want to work for Google? Wondering how working there could change your life? Then check out this interesting video presenting the Googleplex in all its splendor. Enjoy the tour!

If Nerds Dictated Fashion…

There’s a fine line between geeks and nerds. Nerd usually implies smarts but a lack of social skill, wears short sleeved button-up shirts and speaks entirely in internet abbreviations. You’re thinking the dudes from Revenge of the Nerds right? Geeks, however, are smart and sexy. We’re rather regular folks but with a greater affinity for […]

X Files Movie Sequel in the Works

Frank Spotnitz, the producer of X Files confirmed that a sequel to the 1998 movie is in development. He posted, very simply, “It’s True” on his blog. Not many details are known right now other than the fact that they’ve said they’re making it. David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson will probably be available since…I don’t […]

No more teacher’s dirty looks

Now they get their attorney involved instead.  Remember back in the good old days when students drew caricatures of their teachers and principals on the blackboard or in passed notes?  OK, maybe you’re not as old as I am.  But every year technology makes it more likely that when you poke fun at authority, authority might […]