How To Remember To Pay Quarterly Taxes

Remember: quarterly federal income taxes here in the States are a pretty big deal. While some have been known to simply pay them all at the end of the year, it’s been known that the IRS tends to frown on such things. So this means paying your estimated taxes on a quarterly basis — something…

WeatherBug Launches Greenhouse Gas Monitoring Network

When you think of WeatherBug, you likely picture either the Windows application or perhaps one of the mobile apps for the various smart phones out there? However you’ve used WeatherBug in the past for weather, I’d like to take a moment to introduce you to something brand new. Introducing Earth Networks‘ Greenhouse Gas Network. Much…

Revolution and Privacy

The role of the Internet in the disturbances in both Tunis and Egypt is great. The ability of citizens to rapidly communicate changes the ability of authoritarian governments to control a population. It is no coincidence that when the disturbances continued to grow in Egypt, the government did its best to shut down the Internet….

Medieval Drug Smuggling Tech?

They had to be smoking some of the product while they brainstormed this one. I think it could be a good, uh, what was it? Oh yeah, a “cheek and song” comedy thing… bubble, bubble, cough, cough…. Cheek: Dude! this is like some massively primoo mucho mustachio good stuff! we gotta figure.. uh.. cough cough…

ISPs Lash Out At YouTube And Netflix

The poor internet service providers. Their networks are always clogged with high internet traffic from YouTube and Netflix, ISPs are struggling and they cannot afford the high traffic anymore. The way ISPs look at it, they have two options, charge customers 21% more for access or bill the companies 3.7ยข per GB of use. The…

Post Longer Tweets from Tweetdeck with Deck.ly

Is 140 characters just never quite enough to convey the entire meaning of your Twitter messages? Worry no longer – Tweetdeck has unleashed Deck.ly, a service provided within Tweetdeck’s platform that allows Tweetdeck users to tweet to their heart’s content without character limits. Messages longer than 140 characters will be available for all Twitter users…