Month: September 2006

  • Need a Company Name?

    Daniel Jalkut has the ultimate “Adjective Noun” company name generator. My favorites were: Marginal Technology Ugly Goblin Green Soup, Inc. Great entertainment, and useful too.

  • Battlestar Galactica

    Battlestar Galactica, Season 3 starts Friday, October 6. To get your juices flowing, The Sci Fi channel is releasing ten new “webisodes”: Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance !– function open_window(url) { mywin =,”win”,’toolbar=0,location=0,directories=0,status=0,menubar=0,scrollbars=0,resizable=0,width=350,height=500′); } function open_window2(url) { mywin =,”win”,’toolbar=0,location=0,directories=0,status=0,menubar=0,scrollbars=0,resizable=0,width=300,height=420′); } // –> Watch Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance, ten exclusive webisodes chronicling the events on […]

  • iPod Games

    iPod Games: now this is an interesting business opportunity. The Mac games market may be small, but the iPod market is huge. I wonder how open Apple will be to selling independent iPod games through iTunes. So, Apple where is that iPod Games SDK? Can I use Objective-C or do I need to use Java? […]

  • iTunes 7 Preferences

    The internet is a buzz about the new UI in iTunes 7. There are many changes, some good and some bad. Many will probably vanish with iTunes 8 or Leopard’s release. Who knows, but I’m starting to get tired of the abrupt changes with every new version and trying to figure out how the heck […]

  • Bullfrog 1.2.0 Released

    Bullfrog 1.2.0 is out. I’m pretty excited about this release. There are bunch of cool new things in this version: Automatic Software Updates using Andy Matuschak’s awesome Sparkle Framework Online High Scores Pause Button Screen Shot Button Several bug fixes Download Bullfrog 1.2.0 for Free

  • DMG Image Design

    Roustem Karimov examines the approach of several companies to DMG Image Design. This is a great comparison of several top software products’ digital distribution package for the Mac. There are several reasons why this is so important for your product: First impressions count; especially for shareware products. Minimizing customer support issues. Directions on how to […]

  • Bullfrog Mystery Feature Revealed

    In my last entry, I announced that the Bullfrog 1.2 release was delayed due to a new “critical” bug and a new super secret feature I have decided to implement for this update. The “critical” bug has been squashed and all that remains is the new mystery feature. This morning I finished up a rough […]