The Net

Value Added Advertising

Jason Calacanis made a recent blog posting about the Mozilla Foundation mading $72 million last year from Firefox. How is that possible? Well, the Firefox browser comes with a little Google search box on the top right. If you use that box to make a search and click on one of the Google ads from the results page, Firefox gets […]

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Ramblings

MS Supports Adware

Today I help Ashley reformat her laptop. She was getting a ton of pop ups whenever she was online and no amount of spyware/adware tools was able to remove them. I had suspected that she has install some spyware into your laptop but instead of trying to find it I figure the best cure was a reformat. Besides, she was […]

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The Net

The Digg Effect – Part 2

Digital Grabber is still feeling the effects of yesterday’s Digg. It looks like today’s traffic will be just as high as yesterday because of not only the link from Digg.com but from all the sites that picked up the story because of Digg. Many sites on the net syndicate Digg’s news via RSS feeds or manual editing so if you […]

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The Net

The Digg Effect

Digital Grabber got its first Digg today for this article. For those who don’t know, Digg.com is one of the big three news sites. Getting a story on the Digg front page means a lot of traffic and we all know, traffic equals money. The above graph was taken at 10:30PM. As you can see, the Digg came at around […]

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Cars

My New Dream Car

The new Koenigsegg CCX made its debut at the Geneva Auto Show this week and man what a beautiful car it is. This latest CCX, which stands for Competition Coupe X for the company’s 10th anniversary, is the one with North American homologation in mind. Little changes on the inside or out. The 4.7-liter twin-supercharged V8 engine makes 806HP can […]

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Ramblings

$20 To Stamp Your Papers

Today was a very busy day. First I had to get a haircut. Then I went downtown with Carl Nelson to some government office for him to pay $20 to someone for stamping his papers that say he can bring a cat with him on his trip to Hong Kong tomorrow. After that we went to Joe Forte for lunch. […]

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