Investing

I Live In The Most Expensive City In Canada

The most telling way to look at house prices in any particular area is to compare them with local incomes. Divide the median house price by the median family income and you find the number of years of a local family’s income required to buy a typical house. This doesn’t mean that you can actually buy a house in that […]

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The Net

Digg Case Study

Stephen Fung’s Futurelooks recently wrote a story about the Turntable with Frickin’ Lasers. The members of Digg like the story enough to send it to the front page, resulting in quite a flood of traffic. Even though the TTZ Media shopping system didn’t have the laser turntable in the index (it’s not even on the market yet), Futurelooks was able […]

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The Net

Club 977

I’ve been discovering internet radio on iTunes and found a fantastic radio station call Club 977. This is the number 1 listened to all 80’s internet radio station in the world. You see, I love 80’s music. This is most likely because I grew up listening to it. It’s really cool to hear a station that plays songs that I […]

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Ramblings

China Retaliates Against The US

While at the China Visa office yesterday to pick up my Visa, I came across a notice next to the pick up windows written in both Chinese and English. The English part says In retaliation to the US increasing the cost of a Visa to Chinese citizens to $100, we will be increasing our Visa cost to US citizens. Now […]

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Ramblings

The Girly Drink

As you may recall from previous posts about my trip to E3, Stephen went all week wanting to only consume “manly drinks” and go on “manly rides”. We all know what happen with the Triple Zombie and the near heart attack he had from riding Superman. Well, it seems Stephen had enough and ordered something a little less manly the […]

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The Net

Google DON’Ts

Many sites and blogs talk about what to do to get Google to rank you but very few talk about what not to do. With that in mind I like to present a list of 12 things that you should not do, or Google might get mad at you. And we don’t want that do we? While I have named […]

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