Saturday, November 24, 2007

Beowulf: What's the Big Deal?

The Big Deal about Beowulf is only partly in it's amazing CGI. What is also significant is the amazing script by Neil Gaiman and Roger Avary. In this excellent insightful review, British writer Henry Gee explores the differences in the story between the poem and it's adaptation. Another insightful review at the Strange Horizons website is from writer Roz Kaveney, and pertains more to the movie per se.

Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Sandy — your personal email assistant

Sandy — your personal email assistant

Rosy thinks that MS already does a good enough job. I say: HA! It is to laugh! I like this and it's free. Give it a try and tell me what you think. Or stick with MicroSlug.

Saturday, November 17, 2007

Nifty Animated Greeting Card

Artist Jacquie Lawson has created a nifty animated greeting card that is a little bit Rorschach and a little bit tie-die. Short but clever and pretty.