Around the web October 14, 2007 Engadget – every once in a while I get an urge to use a Windows box, just for a change of pace. Luckily it passes quickly. Who’s the LOL$-obsessed one in this friendship? Hmmmmmm? – heh, the LOLcats sub-culture is truely addictive. S3 News – pretty cool. Theories about Google’s acquisition of Jaiku Daring Fireball: The ‘Un’ in ‘Unsupported’ Bitwise Magazine :: Interview with Rick Ellis on CodeIgniter Replacing the BlackBerry 8830 Keyboard tricking Safari 2 to redraw its canvas – Eric is starting to realize why I’m so critical of Safari at times. Newsvine – Bob Herbert: The Trivial Pursuit TidBITS Networking: Confessions of a Twitter Convert How I Read My News – I’m trying to make my feed reader a daily tool for me as well. Lately I’ve gotten behind by a few days and wait a few more days before I launch it again to catch up. Betas and Testing – I send off reports on pre-release software I use when I run into an issue, but I use a half dozen or so beta products that I never run into issues on. Can Your Personal Blog Hurt Your Career? – My rule: be consistent, online and offline.