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Entries from September 26th, 2006

Google Goes Hawaiian

September 26th, 2006 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

Honolulu’s acclaimed bus system, TheBus, is about to get even better. The sharp minds at Google Labs have chosen Honolulu as one of five metro areas to test its new Google Transit system. Take the simple coolness of Google Maps, merge it with bus routes and timetables, and you have an easy way to look […]

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Podcasters, Hold Your Fire!

September 25th, 2006 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

The podcasting community, tech community, and ever reliable Apple-hating community is up in arms over a recent legal challenge the Cupertino firm sent to Podcast Ready. To hear the blogosphere tell it, Apple is suddenly trying to claim ownership of the word ‘podcast,’ and is further biting the hands of the creative masses that have […]

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GoDaddy? No, Daddy.

September 21st, 2006 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Miscellaneous

I barely keep up with the podcasts I subscribe to, so I didn’t notice that Adam Christianson’s excellent MacCast had gone missing. Douglas over at My Word let it be known on the podcasters mailing list that Adam was apparently taken offline, with no notice, by his webhost, GoDaddy. It wasn’t for using too much […]

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512-336-9113

September 21st, 2006 by Ryan Ozawa · 6 Comments · Miscellaneous

Fascinating. I’ve been getting calls on my cell phone from (512) 336-9113, usually at odd hours. I finally got one this morning that I could answer, and there was a fellow speaking in stilted English asking about my RCI merchant account. I told him he had the wrong number and hung up. On a whim […]

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