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Graham Chapman passed away on October 4th, 1989, leaving behind a legacy of work that included the groundbreaking Monty Python oeuvre. To avoid having his funeral service become a media circus, the five surviving members of the comedy troupe held a separate service on December 4th, two months later...

September 13th 2013 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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2011 has been a tremendous year for tech -- Amazon launched a $200 Android tablet, AT&T and Verizon continued their LTE expansion, Apple killed off the Mac mini's SuperDrive and Samsung introduced a well-received killer 5.3-inch smartphone. But tiny tech startups made their mark as well, p...

December 31st 2011 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Let's face it, sometimes Final Fantasy XI players can be all "???" about the game. And that's not apropos of nothing, since the most recent developer dispatch talks about the multi-function "???" used for both Notorious Monster spawns and event triggers. While players had asked to see a change to...

February 25th 2011 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Enter the percussive world of odbol, AKA Tyler Freeman, AKA the man behind DrumPants. Imagine a pair of slacks, now picture those slacks being laced with Piezo transducer triggers which receive audio that becomes MIDI data (similar to how traditional drum triggers function). Now, imagine those trig...

September 7th 2007 at 9:40am 0 Comments
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I will not rest until every OS X user has downloaded and installed Quicksilver. Sadly, Quicksilver is a bit like a mule with a spinning wheel; no one knows how he got it, and he doesn't know what to do with it.If you would like some real world examples of Quicksilver's trigger feature (remember the...

February 14th 2006 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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Here at the TUAW compound Quicksilver has a permanent place on our altar of 'Good Apps.' We like it, heck, we love it! However, it isn't the most intuitive of programs.Quicksilver has a raft of features that most people don't even know about, and triggers are one such feature (at least I didn't know...

February 7th 2006 at 7:00am 0 Comments