BlogRush shutting down

Well, the once very popular widget banner exchange service BlogRush is shutting down. The company has this shocking announcement on their website and is asking bloggers to remove the widget code asap. BlogRush didn’t grow without its fair share of problems — from security issues to abusive users trying to ‘game’ the system to much […]

Intel Core i7: Codename Nehalem

There’s no doubt that Intel has been wildly successful ever since they launched their line of Core processors. Previous to that, the desktop processor crown belonged to AMD for a good few years and their Athlon line-up, but unfortunately they didn’t manage to keep up with the rising costs of fabrication. The faux-pas with AMD’s […]

Gcaldaemon: Integrating your calendar on the go

If you are like me, you have probably benefited greatly from the many calendaring applications that help you organize your life. As a university student, the ease-of-use and versatility of calendaring applications means that I can track my assignments, homework and any unusual classes with ease, providing me with a visual summary of what’s in […]