Quadruple Play at Home

Aug. 29, 2007, 5:01 a.m. quadruple play

Quadruple play is a favorite telco buzzword to describe the integration of Mobile and Fixed telephony with broadband internet plus television and their delivery through one network. It seems an appropriate term to describe the setup I have planned for my new home.Perhaps it's better to use the term ...

Airport Extreme

Aug. 24, 2007, 11:06 a.m.

Made a second visit to the Apple Store (yes it was open this time) and bought my self an Airport Express Base station. A non mac user might ask what on earth is that? Well it's apple's fancy name for Wireless Access Point. So why buy one from Apple instead of from any old vendor? well no particular ...

Bigma for Birding.

Aug. 21, 2007, 8:48 p.m. photography

he previous weekend I took my Bigma to Seru Kele. I had a little bit of fun managed to shoot a few good ones. before I bought this lens, I was told by several experts that 500 mm isn't really long enough for birding. I readily agreed with them, but then I get a 1.5x multiplication because of the Nik ...

New Apple Store in Colombo

Aug. 19, 2007, 10:48 a.m.

Finally hardward vendor in Colombo has realized that there is a lot of money to be gained by selling Macs. The company, Epsi, is not the first and hopefully it will not be the last. They have shown a complete lack of imagination by naming their outlets as 'iStores' but heck the prices seem to be che ...

Corporate Wars and Three Months of B$

Aug. 15, 2007, 9:11 a.m.

It's nine days since my last post. I blame blogshares for that. The topic of that post itself was about blogshares. It certainly eats up too much of your time, specially if there is a corporate war going on. Fortunately the corporate war that started on Friday the 13th ended yesterday.When the blog ...

B$ bogeys

Aug. 5, 2007, 7:45 p.m.

Been a long time since my last post, That's because all my spare time (and a bit of time that wasn't spare) has been taken up by Blog shares. I am appalled by the number of typos in my previous post (which was on july 25th and typed in a hurry). I blame B$ for that too!In my previous entry about blo ...