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St. John's music scene gets national love

The Globe and Mail is not usually known for speaking well of Newfoundland but this week there is a spotlight in their travel section regarding the music scene here in St. John’s.

From Globe and Mail: Rocking the Rock…

19 Aug 11:59 AM 1 Read More...

Two great resources for Regular Expressions

If you are a developor chances are you either use or ignore Regular Expressions or you are some slick breed of the two. I fall into the latter. I have a basic understanding of regex but I couldn’t write a regex to save my life.

Regexs are intimidating to…

14 Aug 1:42 PM 0 Read More...

Yahoo and Microsoft to start working together

Just a day after I posted about Microsoft trying to steal Yahoo!’s market share with a video game Microsoft and Yahoo! announce a joint agreement that will “improve the web experience for users and advertisers.”

The deal is:
Microsoft will now power Yahoo! search while Yahoo! will become the…

29 Jul 10:16 AM 0 Read More...

Bing releases search query video game - Page Hunt

Bing continues to try to steal market share from Google and Yahoo, this time by creating a video that challenges players to guess the search query that would return the website displayed.

In my opinion, it’s fun for one round and then I’m bored.

Play Bing’s Page…

28 Jul 1:40 PM 0 Read More...

AT&T Tests Limits in Dangerous Waters - 4Chan

Everyone is familiar with the Rick Roll.

That started on 4Chan. Along with a number of other pranks and jokes. 4Chan is a community website of pranksters and hackers.

Earlier this week AT&T blocked access to the 4Chan servers. Obviously 4Chan was not happy.

4Chan started a war…

27 Jul 1:33 PM 1 Read More...