Category Archives: mobile

gadget pr0n: my Google Nexus One and super cheap data…

yesterday was a big day for me. it was the first time in almost 2 years that i bought a new phone. the features and cpu in the Google Nexus One were too tempting! However, i decided to buy the … Continue reading

Posted in geek, google, handheld, iphone, launch, life, mobile, nexus one, pspgo | 7 Comments

fall 2009 and some geek thoughts, reflections

Well, I’ve decided to blog on a more regular basis (at least once a week) and thought I’d start with a nice old op-ed piece on this years tech/geek news and trends and possible future ones. Microsoft tries to redeem … Continue reading

Posted in culture, geek, hardware, hd, htc, iphone, life, mobile, opinion, windows, windows7, wm6 | 7 Comments

Windows 7 RC, Media Center, and ClearQAM. FINALLY!!

well, i finally broke down and decided to upgrade my vista ultimate installation to windows 7 rc.  i thought i’d help out microsoft and send my installation logs (option when you install) and also do a straight upgrade from Vista … Continue reading

Posted in blu-ray, fanboy, geek, hardware, hd, hp, htpc, laptop, launch, mobile, opinion, windows, windows7 | 3 Comments

confessions of a multi-booting geek

yea.  i am one of those geeks.  the type that gets or builds a new pc/laptop/netbook and then tries to cram as many operating systems on it as i can. at one point in my life i recall having a … Continue reading

Posted in apple, fanboy, geek, hardware, laptop, life, linux, mac, mobile, modding, msi wind, netbook, opinion, osx86, tablet pc, ubuntu, vista, wind, windows, windows7 | 2 Comments

Air, OSX and Me: Simplicity can be beautiful (part 2)

well, i admit that the first few times using OS X Leopard (on a hackintoshed pc or the macbook air) was kind of frustrating originally. being a windows poweruser/geek, i have become accustomed to installshield guides and registry hacking to … Continue reading

Posted in apple, blogging, culture, geek, hardware, life, mac, mobile, opinion | 1 Comment

passing more wind: vista origami experience 2.0 and my touchscreen wind (video)

ok, i promise i’ll stop posting msi wind touchscreen stuff soon. however, until then here is a quick video demo of the Origami Experience 2.0 add-on to Vista running on my touchscreen wind. (download it from ms here ) imo, … Continue reading

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MSI Wind and Triple Booting, Round 2. XP, OSX Leopard, and Ubuntu (video)

well, this week has been a busy week of MSI Wind installs and videos.  i thought i’d follow up my previous MSI Wind triple boot video w/my latest one. this time around i decided to skip Vista and instead use … Continue reading

Posted in fanboy, geek, general gadgets, hardware, mobile, msi wind, opinion, osx86, ubuntu, windows | 8 Comments

I've got a fever… msi wind hdd and memory upgrades (video)

yes, i admit it. i now am in love with my MSI Wind netbook.  so far it seems to have met all of my  mobile computing/commuting needs: small, fast, affordable, upgradable.  for $550, you get a pretty nice piece of hardware: … Continue reading

Posted in fanboy, general gadgets, hardware, laptop, life, mobile, modding, msi wind | 3 Comments

my MSI Wind; i'll take a triple please (video)

This year seems to be the year of the ultra-portable laptop. Asus was the first manufacturer and founding father/mother of this new popular netbook category.

I had purchased an original EeePC 701 early in 2008. After selling this machine to a co-worker, I decided I’d wait this one out a bit more to see how the Intel Atom-based netbooks looked. I eventually decided I to get (and TRIPLE BOOT) the MSI Wind.

Don’t you wanna see OS X on the MSI Wind? Keep reading for more details and the video demo! Continue reading

Posted in eee, fanboy, geek, mobile, opinion, osx86, review, vista, windows | 20 Comments

Apple iPhone and Blackberry Curve/8830 — The Comparison

Up to this point, I would never consider comparing an iPhone with a Blackberry. Each device seems to be aimed for a different market sector (iPhone = consumer, blackberry = corporate/business). However, things have changed and both Apple and RIM are venturing into sectors they had left alone until now. So today I will be giving a comparison of an iPhone 3G to a Blackberry Curve/8830. Keep reading for the details on the comparison! Continue reading

Posted in Blackberry, apple, applications, fanboy, geek, handheld, hardware, iphone, mac, mobile, opinion, review | 15 Comments