Café la vita, mcmahons point Grinders coffee. Right on blues point road, there’s a choice of outside and inside tables. Comfortable seats, water is provided without asking. Coffee is the Giancarlo blend of Grinders, and it’s a while in being brought out. Typical Grinders fare; well made, good temperature; the whole experience was just a […]
DVD The Office (BBC) Season One This British television show is filmed documentary-style, and shows the interaction between a number of hard-to-work-with characters in a work environment that’s at times too close to the truth.
DVD: Boston Legal Season One A TV series that tells the story of an aging lawyer, Denny Crane (William Shatner), who was once a great trial attorney, but is now on the decline, his co-workers, and the surreal world they live in. Somehow walks the line of being funny, and engaging in social commentary.
DVD: The Station Agent Slow moving story of three unlikely friends as they eke out a relationship despite their social dysfunction and tough life situations. Enjoyable to watch a story that’s more character driven than anything else, and watch engaging characters as they’re drawn out of their shells.
Peace lily in flower Managed to keep this one alive long enough for it to flower. I know, it’s the kind of plant that can live in air conditioning, but this is still a milestone for my garden.
The Bargain Queen has all the details for the next Sydney bloggers meet-up: I’m starting to wonder if I’ll need to move bible study away from Thursday nights so I can make it to one of these.
To get a feel for how much hype surrounds the latest Apple launch, a Google Search for 4000 lattes Steve Jobs – a throwaway line in the keynote – has over 10,000 hits on Google. I think it would take me 3-5 years to get through 4000 lattes.
Kottke’s thought experiment: iPhone running Parallels. Don’t panic, it’s just a photo.
[mezzoblue] Iranian typography
I hate to say it, but the new Apple TV device announced yesterday (and shipping in Australia next month, unlike the iPhone, which was on every news bulletin yesterday but won’t ship in Australia until 2008) seems a bit of a novelty item. It seems that the Apple TV will only play things from iTunes, […]