Archive for March, 2007

Nokia has announced their newest music phone called XpressMusic 5700. The first thing you are going to notice is the design of the body. Just flick the base and the handset goes into “multimedia-mode”. Even though I´m not a big Nokia fan I like this approach on useability. It brings the idea of dedicated “music buttons” to […]

The MIT advertising lab has reported the appearance of the (first) twitter advertiser. It’s the online store Woot! which has created a twitter account and is announcing their latest offers to their followers. This method is going to be copied soon enough. Be prepared. 😉 Technorati Tags: twitter, woot, advertising

I recently admitted my addiction to twitter– and it got worse. The SMS service has become a handy tool for sending messages and updates to a group of people. But the thing I like the most about twitter is the social network ( buzzword!). I guess the reason that I like watching twittervision  is because […]

I usually don’t post a lot about my private life or my job but why not rant about some things. As an employee of a large Swiss company I got an email from the IT department concerning IT security awareness. Apparently they were running an program to educate people about the security risks at work. […]



Communication in a new fashion.

Techdirt has a nice story about the University of Nebraska which told the the RIAA that they are not obliged to give them any information until they are forced to do so by subpoena. They go even further and demand the RIAA to pay up for the costs they had with dealing with them. It […]

Commodore is back with a whole line of serious gaming rigs. And they are ugly, whatever the specs of these beasts are. And by the way: The nineties called, they want their graffiti back! Technorati Tags: commodore, gaming, pc, CeBIT, nineties