Monthly Archives: August 2007

printing to PDF

One of the biggest changes for me with computing on the Macintosh has been the amount of PDFs I generate. The Mac OS allows any application to “print to PDF” which is an amazing feature for obvious reasons. That and

Posted in Macintosh

Habbo China closed

Popular avatar-based virtual community Habbo Hotel has closed their China site. Dear visitors: unfortunately we have some bad news for you: since August 24, 2007 has been closed at least temporarily, and possibly for a long time. Our Habbo

Posted in China

Living in the Mission

Living in the Mission, originally uploaded by JJ San. Ah, San Francisco….

Posted in Photo

Fotolog sold to Hi-Media for $90 mil.

I read that Fotolog has been sold to Hi-Media for $90 million. Congrats to John Borthwick (whom I know from his time at AOL), Scott Heiferman (whom I met once during the iTraffic days.) Fotolog is one of the few

Posted in Internet, New York City

Wikipedia faster than Kantei

This is sort of like shooting fish in a barrel I suppose but I note that the next day after Abe announces his new cabinet (shuffling chairs on the deck of the…) Wikipedia “Cabinet of Japan” is updated, but the

Posted in Japan

In Archive