Michael Invented Pong

Actually according to Wikipedia: Pong is one of the earliest arcade video games. It is a table tennis sports game featuring simple two-dimensional graphics. The game was originally manufactured by Atari, which released it in 1972. Allan Alcorn created Pong as a training exercise assigned to him by Atari co-founder Nolan Bushnell. Bushnell based the…

Rediscovering RSS Feeds

There was a day in the internet when the who experience online felt new and exciting.  In those days one of the ways I used to get the content I wanted was through an RSS feed.  An app or website would go fetch the latest feed from the list I had given it and the…

Vivaldi

Vivaldi was a great composer.  His Four Seasons were awesome. Four Seasons 1st Movement Now, he’s a browser.  ArsTechnica did a great write-up on the features and functionality and I took the bait.  It’s a great tool and really gives power users control over their workflow online. I enjoy having the web panels on the…

Top Songs

The list above isn’t accurate, but still somewhat revealing.  What’s the top songs on your playlist?

Happy News

If the news you’re watching encourages you to see the what’s wrong in the world instead of all the wonderful things that are going well, then maybe you need a different source of news. I love my feeds!  Today I saw that:  a racoon climbed a 23 story building Writing status: scrapping work in progress…