Archive for the ‘Review’ Category

Chrome – Further Evidence Google is Taking Over

MaxPower September 3rd, 2008

I said here that I was going to try the new Internet Explorer 8 Beta 2, which I didn’t, ironically because the site wouldn’t let me download it – good job Microsoft. Then yesterday I read the news that Google published its new ‘web browser’ Chrome designed in a typical Google fashion. Here is an […]

The Sun is Dead. Long Live the Sun?

MaxPower August 29th, 2008

Since I read this article in June, I have been keeping up with the increasingly important sunspot spotting event happening globally. The picture above shows the sun at its most active in 2001, potentially the most active period for sunspots in the past 1000 years. Dark spots, some as large as 50,000 miles in diameter, […]

Quick Review: Star Wars – The Clone Wars

Ian Harding August 11th, 2008

Bright colours, action, and the sound of lightsabers. Oh lightsabers. An element very specific to only one saga of films: Star Wars. Not having “episode” in the title, Star Wars: The Clone Wars leaves one pondering its existence. Heck, even I didn’t know it existed until I saw it. The hype and PR around this […]

Quick Review: The Dark Knight

Anhedonia July 16th, 2008

A heavy weight surrounding this film leaves me asking myself what shapes my impression about it all. The world will go into theatres this Friday with conceptions, whatever they may be. Access to long winded, very detailed accounts of The Dark Knight by Christopher Nolan, can be found everywhere, but I’m not convinced it is […]

Iron Man Reviews

MaxPower May 2nd, 2008

One of the Google Trend’s top searches today is Iron Man Reviews and while Iron Man has been bandied about as an example of a movie which will have its opening weekend beat down by GTA IV apparently people are still interested in seeing the reviews. So here we go: CNN: ‘Iron Man’ packs a […]