Articles posted on May 16th, 2003

David Pogue on digital film rentals

Friday, May 16th, 2003 • 9:55 pm

David Pogue has a pretty funny column on the extremely poor current offerings in terms of film rentals (downloads/streams) on the net: “Film Rentals, Downloaded to Your PC” by David Pogue, The New York Times [free registration required] It boggles the mind that these services don’t exploit the potential of the Internet. Any number of […]

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New ‘Apple Peel’ column and book review at

Friday, May 16th, 2003 • 9:09 pm

Two new articles by me are up at today: “Apple Peel – Fixing the small stuff in Mac OS X: Just how long is it going to take?” “Book Review: O’Reilly’s Google Hacks”

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Pirates and pioneers

Friday, May 16th, 2003 • 12:08 am

David Zeiler has a good little read of an article over at on Apple’s innovative prowess and Microsoft’s “good enough” products: “Pirates and pioneers” by David Zeiler, It’s particularly interesting to hear about Tim O’Reilly’s views of Apple and its position in the computer industry. Tim O’Reilly, who was interviewed for the column, […]

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