October 19, 2014
Telegraph story: “Worst mobile networks for London rail commuters revealed. EE is the worst mobile network for 3G on the main commuter routes into London, while Three is worst for 4G.”

Telegraph story: “Worst mobile networks for London rail commuters revealed. EE is the worst mobile network for 3G on the main commuter routes into London, while Three is worst for 4G.”

(17 hours ago)
A year after its release, [Battlefield 4] has finally exited its own Early Access period. For months it fundamentally did not work – endless crashes, hangs, blue screens and level resets. Then, after a series of patches and promises, it got itself into a playable but still frustrating state – issues were less frequent but never entirely absent.
October 17, 2014
Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite is here: time to activate John Siracusa.

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite is here: time to activate John Siracusa.

(3 days ago)
October 15, 2014

Laughing Squid: “Jerry Seinfeld, comedian and some time American Express spokesperson, took the opportunity to rib the advertising community while accepting a statuette at the 55th annual CLIO Awards during Advertising Week in New York City on October 1st.”

(5 days ago)
October 14, 2014

Now this is a good example of a film teaser trailer: Tomorrowland by Brad Bird.

(5 days ago)
October 9, 2014
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October 6, 2014

Motherboard: “Over the last couple of weeks, people have been flying drones over Pinewood Studios, where Star Wars Episode VII is being filmed. That made waves last week, but, perhaps most interestingly, the studio ordered a ‘DroneShield’ back in June anticipating the drone problem.”

(1 week ago)
October 2, 2014
Microsoft skips ‘too good’ Windows 9, jumps to Windows 10. Deeming Windows 9 ‘too good to release,’ Microsoft execs shelve follow-up to Windows 8 and proceed to Windows 10.
Infoworld: April Fool’s joke in 2013. (Via Daring Fireball.) (2 weeks ago)

Cassetteboy: Cameron’s Conference Rap.

(2 weeks ago)
October 1, 2014

What’s up Doc: the first Inherent Vice trailer.

(2 weeks ago)
Derek Low: “What It’s like to Fly the $23,000 Singapore Airlines Suites Class." Yes, that’s a double bed.

Derek Low: “What It’s like to Fly the $23,000 Singapore Airlines Suites Class." Yes, that’s a double bed.

(2 weeks ago)

Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore introduces us to a new hairstyle. Oh, and also something called Windows 10, featuring innovative new features such as a “Start Menu”, “multiple desktops” and the ability to run “apps” inside “windows”.

(2 weeks ago)

BBC News: “Ben Heck: How I miniaturised the ZX Spectrum." You can watch the whole process here, here and here, but you have to put up with his American pronunciation of “Z”.

(2 weeks ago)