AT&T Prorated ETF Take Effect Today

Today AT&T begins prorating ETF (Early Termination Fees).  This means that any contract entered into today and after will include a clause which will lower the initial $175 early termination fee by $5 every month the contract remains active.  Any contract entered into before today will not have this feature and any cancellation before the conclusion of…

Usain Bolt: World’s Fastest Man

Usain Bolt became the world’s fastest man. In a race that is not his specialty, Usain Bolt set the present world record: “…The Jamaican runner, who doesn’t even consider the 100 meters his best race, set the world record tonight with a time of 9.72 seconds at the Reebok Grand Prix, .02 seconds faster than…

How to Get Found Online Part 2 – Why Go Beyond Search?

So you probably already know that I’ve been out of pocket due to my on-going illness. The tide is shifting, though, and I’m having a bunch of really good days. I’m gonna continue this series now, though it may not be a daily update. Before I was interrupted, we were talking about how small businesses…

DS Download Service inside the Nintendo Channel

I talked about the Nintendo Channel earlier this month here on my blog now I will talk more on the DS Download Service that’s inside the Channel. The DS Download Service let’s you download demos for you to try out on your DS. Now while recently checking the Nintendo Channel again I decided to see…

CAPTCHA Broken At Microsoft – Who’s Next?

A couple of students at the School of Computing Science, in Newcastle, England, have gotten a success rate of 92% on attacking the CAPTCHA validations for such sites as Hotmail and Windows Live. In a recently published paper they describe how it was done, and explain how text based CAPTCHA will not be hard to…

2008 NBA Finals on ABC

Fatigue should not be a factor in the championship series between the Lakers and the Celtics. The first game, in Boston, is not played until June 5. And the games are spaced so there is ample time to recover from one game to the next. The following is the complete schedule: Game One: in Boston…

Apple Missing the Mark

It is a mere oversight on my part, but disturbing none the less. It was made blatantly clear to me yesterday that, unless activated, the iPod Touch features of the iPhone are locked. What is Apple thinking? This may not appear to be an issue to most; however, it is for me. Seeing as my…