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InterCapped product names older than you think!

InterCapped product names older than you think!

How long ago did the trend for InterCapped product names begin? Did it come from computers? Software? Were the origins with names like QuickTime and HyperCard and JavaScript? Try 89 years ago. At least. Here’s a clipping from the Billings Gazette during the 1918 Flu Epidemic, extolling the praises of Vick’s VapoRub (interCapped– YouGotThatRight) The […]

LA Weekly’s Jonathan Gold wins pulitzer for food writing

Well, specifically, in the criticism category. Congratulations, Mr. Gold. What’s for lunch? Of note: Two other finalists were LA Times writers, making this category an LA-sweep. More at LA Observed.

Silverlight vs Flash, Adobe Media player vs Windows Media Player

as described in this Adobe vs. Microsoft smackdown. Apparently, the Silverlight introduced by Mircorsoft is trying to take on Flash. Microsoft is launching Silverlight, a direct competitor to Adobe’s Flash. Meanwhile, Adobe is launching Adobe Media Player, a rival to Windows Media Player. This could be the hardest fought battle in the rich media space…well, […]