It could take more than 20 hours to perform an upgrade installation of Windows 7. But for most, it’ll take about two or three. [Chris Hernandez]
Just to be clear: This is absolutely not because David Pogue makes most of his money by writing “missing manuals” and other Mac-related user guides. Like this one, and this one, both of them for … wait for it … Snow Leopard! Snow Leopard reviews: Buggy, glitchy, and David Pogue loves it! [FSJ]
I love Anil Dash’s website, “Last Year’s Model,” which reminds us that the best gadgets are most likely the ones we already have.
Gizmodo’s Mark Wilson laments that by reviewing Macwind’s preconfigured MSI netbook, he may have doomed it.
Akihabara News has the details.
Remember how some schools have told students to give them their social networking passwords? Here’s why that sort of thing is a bad idea: one college got hacked, the list stolen, and the students’ accounts ravished with obscene uploads and status updates.
In Victorian London, two scientist-entrepreneurs set out to use the bioluminescence of dead fish to light the streets. [BLBGBLOG]