Trials Ain't Cool?

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, bicycle, bike, Bikes, bmx, macaskill, mountain, street, trial, trials, urban, video

Just in case you don't read Bike Snob on a regular basis, have a look at this. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z19zFlPah-o&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0] After such a mind-blowing video, I dare anyone to make fun of trials. I too have…

Vimeo Rocks!

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, Internet, online, rocks, service, upload, video, vimeo

I've been watching online videos even before Youtube got popular, and I've seen my share of the other flash based video distribution system from other places, like the ones at Metacafe or Collegehumour. At first I thought the difference in quality that the &fmt=18 Youtube hack (now accessible…

Waiting is so long...

Post by Maxime Rousseau

All, buying, ca, Hardware, monitor, online, screen, shipping, video

Just recently, I bought my monitor from Futureshop, the sick LG Flatron L196WTQ-BF pictured above. It kicks some serious ass. Sure, it isn't the biggest, it's only a 19 incher, but check that out: 3000 to 1 contrast ratio, 2 ms second response time, up to 75 hz vertical refresh,…