The Death of TWiT

As of December 30, 2013 Tom Merritt wrapped up his last episode of Tech News Today as TWiT employee. Leo Laporte has decided not to renew Merritt’s contract because TWiT needs an in-studio anchor for Tech News Today. Merritt moved from Petaluma, California to Los Angeles, California in January 2013 as his wife, Eileen Rivera …

Advertisement

One of the reasons why I hate you.

Do the Internet a favor please. Stop stealing contents from other sites. It is way too easy for you to wear out the “C” and “V” keys on your keyboard. There are a lot of people who took their time writing a paragraph or two only to have their contents stolen by someone like you. …

RockMelt, it ain’t gonna happen!

I’ve heard about RockMelt “Social” Web Browser and was about to get an early access to it. Then I read this: Access my basic information Includes name, profile picture, gender, networks, user ID, list of friends, and any other information I’ve shared with everyone. WSFT? So I read RockMelt Privacy F.A.Q. and still I’m not …

Rants: Bad Drivers on The Freeway Shoulder.

I am stuck on a freeway sitting still in my car on the right lane. There’s an accident ahead and the Highway Patrols are on the scene. Then I saw a few cars passing by through the shoulder. The freeway shoulder is usually used by emergency vehicles and the police. Now these inconsiderate drivers are …

Tin Foil Hat: Facebook Places is another way to invade your privacy.

Wear your tin foil hat people, Facebook would like to know the places you’ve been. Enter (the evil) Facebook Places. There was foursquare and Gowalla, so what’s the big deal? Facebook or F*c*book as I call it, encourage” the users to include actual personal information to the profile as opposed to foursquare and Gowalla where …

I might not be picking up iPhone 4 on Thursday, I want the white one.

It is official, Apple won’t be having any white iPhone 4 on the day of the launch. What does this mean? I am pretty sure I’ll be forgoing my iPhone 4 reservation this Thursday. I was one of the few people got through the reservation system on June 15th, 2010. Yeah, being an insomniac has …