Archive for the 'In The News' Category

Netflix Nailed for Throttling

Friday, December 16th, 2005

Netflix sued for throttling movie rental subscribers. Class action suit provides for one free month of service to pas and present NetFlix subscribers.

Download Google Earth for Mac OS X

Sunday, December 11th, 2005

A beta of Google Earth — 3D Mapping Software — is floating around the net. here’s a link to it…

iPod iWood nano - For Those Who Have Everything

Wednesday, October 12th, 2005

Miniot introduces luxury handcrafted wooden iPod nano cases.

CardSystems to Comply With Security Standards

Friday, July 8th, 2005

CardSystems let hackers get ahold of 200,000 consumer credit card accounts. They say they’re finally starting to comply with the rules all other merchants and credit card processors are required to follow.

Cash for Your Old Cell Phone

Thursday, July 7th, 2005

Don’t throw away your old cell phones. Companies will pay you in cash or merchandise for them…

Steve Jobs Calls Family of Teenager Killed for IPod

Wednesday, July 6th, 2005

A New York Times Article today [Apple Executive Calls Family of Teenager Killed for IPod - free registrataion required] reports that Apple CEO, Steve Jobs, telephoned the father of a teen who was stabbed to death last week during a fight over an iPod.

Several years ago kids were getting beat up over there track shoes. […]