TiVo + Netflix is outstanding

Last month, TiVo pushed an update to Series 3 (HD) boxes that supports Netflix’s Watch Instantly feature. In short, Internet-connected TiVo boxes can now stream movies/TV shows from Netflix. This had been promised for years, but it’s finally here, and it’s great. I’d previously enjoyed Amazon’s Unbox...

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Seven years and counting!

Seven years ago today, I started this blog. Though the frequency of posts has declined over time (thanks in large part to Google Reader and Twitter), this site remains an integral part of my online routine. Thanks to everyone who reads, comments, and stops by.

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Going to the inauguration

Realized that I posted to Twitter last month but haven’t said anything here: we’re going to DC for President-elect Obama’s inauguration. Who else is going? Anyone care to share two tickets to a ball? πŸ™‚ The reason we’re going is a bit different than you’d think. Back...

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Quantum of Solace

Just got back from watching Quantum of Solace. It wasn’t as shockingly good as Casino Royale, but Craig sure is a great Bond. One nit: this director needs to watch his final print in a theater, and then tell me whether he can tell any of his...

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