BIG update to MSN Spaces

Jack is always up-to-date on stuff!  Thanks for the info Jack! Check out the link for details of the MSN Spaces updates! Quote BIG update to MSN Spaces Wow! Some of the highlights: You can subscribe to contact information and be notified of changes. Better URLs (I’m http://spaces.msn.com/jackrichins now instead of the longer one used before). Better privacy controls. Photos are no longer limited to 30 MB – you can upload up to 500 photos per month. Good work! Torres Talking: BIG update to MSN Spaces

www.AlertMe.net

You may have gotten an email from me a while back, but here it is again… This is a service that myself and a friend put together after I shared the idea with him.  I had been thinking about this idea for MANY years, but never did anything about it. Basically, just about everyone has a mobile phone now.  And almost all of those people have the capability to receive text messages via their phone.  So, this FREE service will let you create "Alerts" that will be sent …

IMDB…

I’ve been using this website for looong time… before they were bought out by Amazon.com – before they had “every movie” listed… IMDb – Internet Movie Database is a fantastic tool for anyone who likes movies. There are some awesome features: Create categories to organize movies into – create your own “To Buy”, “To Rent”, “To See” lists Vote (and see your history of votes) on movies (this will also keep track of movies you’ve seen! Comment on movies Great trivia and goofs sections For example, check out …

Music piracy and government computers…

I’m not a big music person.  Well… I mean, I don’t buy a lot of CDs.  I’ve got tons of music from CDs I bought years ago, plus plenty of other music, but I think I can understand what people who like music are facing with regard to music piracy issues and CDs. This article about Sony’s most recent attempt to slow CD copying was interesting.  I had no idea that Sony – or any companies – were embedding software on music CDs to keep them from being …