Monthly Archives: July 2006

P.B. Phone Home

First, they let INTEL get involved. Then, along came bootcamp… and the ability to run windows on a Mac (gasp).

I read that now, our apples are suspicious of our activity — of all things they fear that we might utilize invalid (for lack of a proper word) widgets. Apple is checking in on us now, too.

Have Chat Will Travel…

Scenario: You are visting a friend whom [?] has allowed you to use their computer. You want to see who is on-line, only you really would rather not add your screen names to your friend’s AIM, Yahoo, Jabber or MSN account. What will you do?

Check out: Meebo*.
Meebo is a web based IM that lets you log into your IM networks from any computer with a browser and internet connection with no firewall issues. No need to download or install anything! Try it, you’ll like it!
*please remember that using applications like this does not guarantee complete privacy.

Now Arriving…

Welcome to Slimey Apple’s sounding board. Since there is no structured plan in place for this domain, things will seem random and schizophrenic at times as it is formed.