Not so hot Amazon Kindle Fire

  • November 18th, 2011

I submitted an order for the Amazon Kindle Fire yesterday and cancelled the order shortly after. On paper, the Kindle Fire is intriguing. The $200 entrance fee provides direct access to all things Amazon – Video on Demand, audio, shopping, books and magazines. It’s a bad game player, a bad app platform, a bad web […]

WithWaves AmazonBot is ready for Google Wave

  • September 30th, 2009

Over the past couple of months I have been keeping an eye on the latest news and announcements for Google Wave. Why? Because the next communication platform from Google is going to change the way we communicate in real-time. For an explanation of Google Wave, check out this thorough post on Mashable. Despite the fact […]

Amazon S3, CNAME record, Panic’s Transmit, and WordPress

  • January 12th, 2009

Amazon Web Services Simple Storage Service (S3) is the solution for anyone wishing to store or deliver massive amounts of data without eating up precious bandwidth on their own server. Amazon S3 works great for your computer and web hosting needs. Getting started with Amazon S3 Getting started with Amazon S3 is simple and takes […]

Maybe shopping in person actually does save time?

  • September 19th, 2007

Yesterday I was hoping to have some free time to visit the grocery store to pick-up a few necessities. Unfortunately, I realized all too late that hopping in a car for a trip to the grocery store was out of the question. Having heard a thing or two about the “convenience” of shopping online for […]

Amazon offers Nintendo Wii’s, fails to deliver?

  • November 19th, 2006

UPDATE: New York Times interview with Missing From Internet: Avid Shoppers’ Sharp Elbows [Screenshot or Print Version] November 19th has come and, for the most part, past. While I admit to having passed on the idea of acquiring a slick Sony PS3 ($500) console, my goal was to end the day with an even slicker […]

Haribo Gummie bears in 5 lb. packs

  • May 21st, 2006

I had no idea. I almost drooled at the thought of having one of these 5 pound bulk bags of Haribo Gummi bears sitting on my table. Reality soon set in. What if I actually had one of these giant bags of Haribo bears? Would my taste buds soon reject the idea of consuming 5 […]