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Entries from August 29th, 2008

Daniel Dae Kim in Denver

August 29th, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Lost, People, Pop Culture, Television

Hawaii superblogger Ian Lind, who was covering the Democratic National Convention in Denver, sent along links to his photo gallery, which included a few shots of “LOST” star Daniel Dae Kim. He was one of many local and national celebrities that attended the event, and KGMB reporter Keahi Tucker interviewed Kim alongside Hawaii-born actress Kelly […]

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“LOST” Falls

August 28th, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Lost, Pop Culture, Television

SPOILER ALERT! The “LOST” production crew returned to the North Shore of Oahu this afternoon, setting up near Waimea Falls mauka of Waimea Bay. Access to the park was shut down at 6 p.m., suggesting a night shoot among the thick trees and brush. And one intriguing prop was spotted behind the trailers and equipment: […]

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Bookmarks for August 31st

August 28th, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Links

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on August 31st: Jumbohostel: Spend the night in a jumbo jet. Hostel guests will be able to spend the night in a real, seasoned jumbo jet – on the ground! The plane is a used out jumbo jet model 747-200 made […]

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Eclipse Takes Root in Hawaii

August 28th, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · 3 Comments · Hawaii, Technology

A local user group is forming for Eclipse, an open source, Java development environment with an active and growing developer community. The Eclipse Hawaii User’s Group, or eHug, is one of several regional communities devoted to Eclipse, and it is planning its first meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at IBM’s Honolulu office (1240 Ala Moana […]

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Bookmarks for August 26th

August 26th, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Links

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on August 26th: Styrofoam dome homes: Pink Tentacle: While styrofoam may be most commonly associated with disposable coffee cups, meat trays and packaging, prefab home manufacturer Japan Dome House Co., Ltd. uses it to construct easy-to-assemble modular kit homes. Babylon A.D. […]

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Workshop to Explore Apple’s iPhone

August 26th, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Events, Gadgets, Hawaii, Technology, The Web

Apple’s immensely popular iPhone will be the focus of tonight’s Web Weavers Workshop, a regular series focused on web development organized by HMAUS and the Pacific New Media program at the University of Hawaii. iPhone expert Rich Warren (21 Century Systems Inc.) will talk about what the iPhone can do, why it’s an important new […]

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Bookmarks for August 23rd

August 23rd, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Links

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on August 23rd: Rejaw: Rejaw is a new way to communicate in real-time with friends, family, and co-workers. You can shout messages to your followers, or whisper to your friends. Monologue or dialogue, micro-blog or status update, soliloquy or dialectic – […]

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Whither Rejaw?

August 23rd, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · 2 Comments · Blogs, Technology, The Web

Another day, another microblogging service: Today I checked out Rejaw. And the best way to describe its offerings is to compare it to its many peers. Rejaw is a microblogging service like Twitter, except instead of a 140 character limit, you’ve got an expansive 1,000 characters to work with. (A limit I had to suss […]

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Bytemarks Lunch Coming Up

August 23rd, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Events, People

Local ubergeek Burt Lum‘s monthly “Bytemarks” geek lunch has been scheduled for 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 28, at Don Quijote (a.k.a. Holiday Mart) on Kaheka Street near Ala Moana Center. The “Bytemarks” lunch used to be held in downtown Honolulu. But now that Burt’s day job has moved him a few miles east, the […]

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Bookmarks for August 22nd

August 23rd, 2008 by Ryan Ozawa · No Comments · Links

When I’m not blogging, I’m browsing. Here are sites and pages that I bookmarked on August 22nd: Screentime per character and per episode in ‘LOST’ Season 4: CrazyLatin007 at The Fuselage: "I've been working on a little project for some time now. I've rewatched all episodes from 401 to 413, and I set up an […]

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