Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Twitter Is Down…

After much resistance, I finally opened an account on Twitter last night (which is GlennAlanBerry). Now, it is down this morning, which is not that unusual for them…

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Online Sales of Rockies World Series Tickets Round Two

Gordon Weakliem posted about the spectacular failure of the online ticket sales for Rockies World Series tickets yesterday. The Rockies and their infrastructure vendor, Paciolan claimed in news reports yesterday that their system crashed due to a "malicious external attack", … Continue reading

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Bad Day for Paciolan

As I predicted, the online ticket sales for the home games for the Colorado Rockies in the World Series did not go well. They were suspended after only a few hundred tickets were sold. The company that handles the Rockies … Continue reading

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Will the Colorado Rockies Web Server Survive?

In just a few minutes, the web infrastructure of the Colorado Rockies is going to get slammed, when World Series tickets go on sale at 10:00AM, Mountain Time. I am very curious as to how they will hold up. Right … Continue reading

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China Blocking RSS Feeds

Both Boing Boing and TechCrunch have stories up this morning about how the mainland Chinese government is now attempting to block all RSS feeds.  This seems like a very short-sighted effort on the part of the Chinese Government. Knowledge is … Continue reading

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Webb Alert

Morgan Webb (from the G4 Network) has a new video blog that covers tech news. She is very easy on the eyes, but more importantly she seems to really know her stuff.  It sort of reminds me of the old … Continue reading

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Windows Live Writer Beta2 Released

Microsoft has finally released Beta2 of Windows Live Writer. You can get it here.

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