Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Around The Blogosphere 19 August 08

Just the other day I posted an article on why you shouldn't buy a DELL computer. Based on this article on the very very well-respected and highly credible TechCrunch, I think I'm glad I haven't bought a Mac --- I have to stop by Aldi's and see if they still sell Medion PCs...

You might want to stay away from iTunes 7.7.1...

Olympics: Why Liukin didn’t get the gold - The Uneven Bars Tiebreaker Explained... Here's an alternative take on why Usain Bolt took it easy at the end of his 100 meter dash.

British blog Hijab Style posts photos of Olympians who wear hijab, including Bahrain's Ruqaya al Ghasra and Yemen's Waseelah Fadhl Saad.

VIBE.com is holding a tournament to determine the best rapper alive.

TechCrunch posts Google Tops Website Customer Satisfaction Index: The University of Michigan’s quarterly customer satisfaction index came out today, and in the Website category Google came out on top

Ypulse: MySpace teams up with Family Online Safety Institute (joining Google, AOL, and others who work with the nonprofit to ensure child safety in an environment that encourages free expression. Plus teen fashion blogger backlash - negative comments cause parents of teen bloggers to worry) (CNET) (USA Today)

- FOX News looks for friends on Facebook (even though the company owns MySpace) Fox is suing Warner Bros. over the right to make Watchmen. Ultimately, they want to stop the film from being released.

Down in the warm waters, Geoffrey Philp is experiencing Mother Nature firsthand...

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