Monthly Archives: June 2010

Goodbye GeekBrief, hello GeekBeat?

Ever since I got my Apple TV, I have been watching video podcasts on it (and is now the sole reason I haven’t switched to Plex completely), and the one that’s been in my iTunes subscription list since the very beginning is Imagine my surprise when I saw the show notes for episode 780, […]

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Is it a Corvette? Is it General Lee? It’s both! Go to the original article »

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TiPb: iOS 4 walkthrough

Today we’ll be able to download iOS4. Not the full joy for my iPhone 3G, but still interesting (planning to get an iPhone 4 as soon as it is available). TiPb has a nice walktrhough overviewing all the new features. Linking this as much for myself for later reference as anything 🙂 Go to the […]

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Thinking out of the box: traffic light for the color blind

I’m not color blind, but I always find this kind of stuff fascinating. Go to the original article »

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Happy 10th Birthday phpBB!

The software powering the Mini Seven Club Nederland forum has reached its 10th birthday. Happy birthday phpBB. Edit: Comments to this post have been closed, since it seems to be a major source for comment spam on my blog. Go to the original article »

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TUAW: Mac Mini gets a sneaky update: spec bump, unibody enclosure, HDMI

Wow… The Mac Mini has received an update. It now has HDMI, a new, sexy case (aluminium, unibody and much lower) and some other nice spec updates. But especially the HDMI and the new form factor scream “move over AppleTV, I’m going for the living room”. Now we just have to wait for Apple to […]

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A Mini-trip to Germany

I’ve uploaded some pics of our trip to Germany with Go4It, including the 2010 International Mini Meeting. You may have spotted them on Flickr already, but just in case you haven’t, here’s a direct link to the set: Go4It Duitsland Tour/IMM 2010. Unfortunately, in some cases I had the settings of my Canon EOS 450D […]

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Dutch Cowboys: Internet Explorer 6 nadert uitsterving

Dat horen we graag. Go to the original article »

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MotoringFile: 2011 MINI Cooper S Refresh Spotted Undisguised

With a nice surprise: replacements for the Crown Spoke wheel, that look more similar again to the S-spokes. I’m liking it. Plus, happy to learn that the break ducts stand out due to the chrome line package. I.e., it can be had without those standing out so much. Go to the original article »

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Autoblog: It’s the all-aluminum (foil), zero-emissions Ferdinand GT3 RS

The revolutionary foil over (PCV) tube-frame construction yields a total mass of just 220 pounds, making the Lotus Elise look like a total porker. It’s not very fast, though. Nor very safe, I imagine. Go to the original article »

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