Kenny Powers: K-Swiss MFCEO!!!

Posted on July 14th, by raymond padilla in Sports, TV, WWE. 2 comments

I first watched it while I was still in Hawaii, but this K-Swiss viral marketing video starring Eastbound and Down’s Kenny Powers (Danny McBride) is too good not to discuss with y’all. This star-studded commercial features cameos by┬áMichael Bay, Matt Cassel, Jillian Michaels, Jon Bones Jones, Rey Mysterio, Josh Cox, Mark Cuban, and Patrick Willis.

As a former tennis junkie, I’ve loved K-Swiss products since I was a teenager. However, the company always had this uppity Euro vibe. Using a character like Kenny Powers to make it cool and … continued

Coffee Talk #374: Totally Loving Google+

Posted on July 14th, by raymond padilla in Coffee Talk, Geek Stuff, Mobile Tech, Today's Specials. 13 comments
I've been using Google+ for about two weeks and I'm totally enamored with the service. I love that it combines facets of Facebook, Twitter, and BlackBerry Messenger. I love the control offered by its...

Today’s Poll: What Do You Think of Netflix’s New Pricing?

Posted on July 13th, by raymond padilla in Movies, TV. 11 comments

PS3 Slim Netflix Todays Poll: What Do You Think of Netflixs New Pricing?

Netflix recently announced some upcoming changes to its subscription rates. The old $19.99 plan that included unlimited streaming and DVD rentals will die. Unlimited streaming will continue for $7.99 a month, while unlimited DVD rentals will cost $15.99 per month. If you currently enjoy streaming and renting discs then your monthly cost will rise to $23.98 starting September 1, 2011.

I know that most of you are Netflix subscribers, but I don’t know if you’re all about streaming or if you also rent physical media. What do you think of … continued

Coffee Talk #373: Hello Again!

Posted on July 13th, by raymond padilla in Coffee Talk, Housekeeping, Today's Specials. 19 comments
Hey you guys! I've missed you a bunch while I was in Hawaii. It was a fantastic vacation -- one of the best and most relaxing that I've had in years. I just had an incredible time attending...

Today’s Poll: Battlefield vs. Call of Duty

Posted on July 4th, by raymond padilla in PC Gaming, Today's Specials, Videogames. 13 comments

Here’s a simple poll for you today. I’d love to know which war-gaming franchise you prefer, Electronic Arts’ Battlefield or Activision’s Call of Duty. They’re both hugely popular franchises with lots of fans and plenty of detractors. Kindly vote in today’s poll and share your feelings about these games in the comments section.

Which franchise is better?

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Coffee Talk #372: My “Weird” Al Accordion Confession

Posted on July 4th, by raymond padilla in Coffee Talk, Music, Today's Specials. 123 comments
I recently downloaded every polka by "Weird" Al Yankovic to serve as my soundtrack for my trip to Hawaii. And really, nothing says tropical island fun or celebrating your brother's wedding like...