Monthly Archives: May 2007

NBC: “Raines,” “Studio 60” cancelled.

NBC canceled both “Raines” and “Studio 60.” Two shows The Wife and I enjoyed. I’m sure their time slots will be filled with more “Deal or No Deal” episodes or a new reality TV show where we see bulimia and anorexia sufferers seeing who can gain the most weight in a three months.

JiveTalk IM for BlackBerry goes Open Beta

JiveTalk is an instant messaging client for the BlackBerry that is head and shoulders above the competition. It provides data-based (as opposed to SMS based) instant message access that is fully functional. I’ve been using it for about a month now in closed testing, and it’s awesome. It provides access to AIM, ICQ, Yahoo, MSN, Jabber, and Google Talk. It’s the Adium of BlackBerry IM clients.

You can download it over the air from