Monthly Archive: October 2008

Funny Robot Fight

Idle internet surfing has again led me to something interesting, this time it’s an unbalanced fight between robots! How geeked out cool is that? “ALCNON?” (right) versus “Neutrino” (left)

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Tokyo 2016 Olympic bid

The 2008 Olympic held in Beijing China was a spectacular once in a lifetime experience but as the games move unto London in 2012 the process for selecting to host country for the games in 2016 is already underway. The four cities shortlisted earlier this...

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Usain Bolt on HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel

Believe it or not, but just by chance while channel surfing last night I surfed into the introduction of Usain Bolt’s feature on HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. I am aware of Usain’s many other appearances in the American media and I have watched...

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Vote for Jamaicans to be 2008 World Athletes of the Year

Usain Bolt for the men and Veronica Campbell and Melaine Walker for the women are the Jamaica athletes nominated for the IAAF World Athletes of the Year award. 2008 was undoubtedly the best year for Jamaican athletics and so far the voting reflects that with...

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Blog Action Day 2008 – Focus on Poverty

Poverty is defined by Wikipedia as the is deprivation of common necessities that determine the quality of life, including food, clothing, shelter and safe drinking water, and may also include the deprivation of opportunities to learn, to obtain better employment to escape poverty, and/or to...

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The New Joost – failed to redefine television

Long time readers of my blog can remember my initial infatuation with Joost, but then I just lost interest because I pretty much watched all the programs that interested me within the first few days and got sick on the advertisements and download requirement when...

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Tokyo Game Show 2008 Cosplay

Just like at Tokyo Game Show 2007 the cosplayers were out and about at Tokyo Game Show 2008 in all kinds of costumes representing their favourite video game and anime characters. Also just like last year I am still thousands of miles away but still...

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Google Chrome Browser Detection Added

In case you’ve been living under a rock for the last few weeks Google recently released their own browser called Chrome and it is currently in beta. I’ve been fiddling with Chrome and I love it but I don’t think it will take over for...

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Jamaica’s second Mobile Technology Revolution – Claro is here

Jamaica’s first mobile technology revolution came when Digicel entered the market and rescued Jamaica from obsolete mobile network technology and ridiculous mobile network rates that the lone mobile provider (Cable and Wireless) provided to the people. Digicel arrived and conquered the hearts of the people...

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Gundam 00 season two begins

After a long break season 2 of Gundam 00 has resumed right where season one left off. I just finished watching the first episode of the new season and I am excited about the new developments and twists that will happen already. What remains of...

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