Monthly Archive: May 2007

Microsoft Surface – Touch Screen Computing

Most of my friends are Microsoft haters but the geek in me resonates with anything related to technology, good or bad, but hey who said that Microsoft was bad anyway? Microsoft recently revealed a new project to the world that had been under tight wraps...

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Wooden Gundam

So are you poor like me? Is a the US$41,468 for the Platinum Gundam too rich for your blood? Why not get a Wooden one instead. Saw this over at Danny Choo’s blog and thought to myself what will they make one out of next?...

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Hurricane Information and Names for 2007

The hurricane season will start in less than a week and a very active season is expected. I still have awful memories of Ivan and Emily a few years ago, they didn’t really hit Jamaica head on but they sure did a lot of damage...

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Heroes season finale

After 23 episodes the first season of Heroes is over. I just watched the final episode “How to Stop an Exploding Man” in which all the happenings of the season climaxed in the fictional Kirby plaza in New York. Was it a good season finale?...

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Interesting sites and blogs entry 3

The third entry in my interest blogs and websites posts combines whats new and all the buzz in the web 2.0 world with a new resource that has me getting to know the geek within me to a site that proves I am a geek...

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Tamanoi Vinegar Robot

Yes oh yes, another post about robots/androids/machines following in the vein of my posts about the people lifter, Gundam 1.0, Robot Menagerie, temporary worker robot, I present to you the strangest and ironically one of the coolest looking robots yet, whats it’s purpose you ask?...

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Media Immersion Pods – Social Escape Hatch

Of course I would want to experienced being in one of these “pods”, surrounded by technology, music and manga, isn’t that what heaven is like? Media Immersion Pods – described as “drug dens for internet addicts” – are the latest craze occupying Japan’s urban young....

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Claymore – a Silver Eyed Witch Festival

Firstly I don’t care what anybody wants to say, Claymore is the best new anime of the season so far, I know this because I have watched at least one episode of just about every last one. None has the effect on me that Claymore...

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Anime to the Brain

It seems that lately anime has been my main saviour from boredom. Nothing seems to be hitting the entertainment spot for me as late for various reasons, My computer is in need of a serious overall and various hardware upgrades so I am unable to...

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The Most Expensive Toy in Japan – $41,468

Saw this on Rising Sun of Nihon and just had to post it. And you thought the Play Station 3 was overpriced. How about a “Gundam Fixed Platinum?” Japan’s Ginza Tanaka and toymaker Bandai Co. unveiled a miniature of Japan’s famous animated robot character –...

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