Privacy in 3D

Last night I was at the Second Life building site of two friends and one wanted to show me a subterranean cave he just built.  I stayed where i was and just used the camera key on my 3D Connexion joy stick to check it out without moving.  I  could have done this using ALT plus my mouse or arrow keys too. He was shocked that I could do this and was a bit offended…

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When tech goes bad

Today was one of THOSE days – like one of those bad dreams where you go to work  and only afterward realise you are only dressed in your bottom of the drawer underwear. Video via my eee pc. This is a video blog post — RSS people, you can get the mp4 file here: http://blip.tv/file/get/KerryJ-TechGodsAgainstMeToday430.mp4 or the 3gp file here: http://blip.tv/file/get/KerryJ-TechGodsAgainstMeToday221.3gp On the blog readers, here it is embedded: Click to play

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MSN and Skype link interference – shouldn’t it be easier than this?

My mom has recently made the leap to broadband and I’ve gotten her into Skype.  I love Skype for the ability to not only connect via audio and video, but to share files and links while chatting. But mom hasn’t been able to GET to any of the links I send via Skype because the MSN explorer wizard pops up instead.  I went through all her settings via Outlook Express and Internet Explorer and IE is…

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