- Year in song
- Year in Pictures NY Times, Big Picture Blog
- Beijing Olympics
- Obama elected President of the United States of America
- Bailouts for financial and auto industries.
- Recession, Dow at 8500.
- Mozilla Messaging forms. Firefox 3 ships. Chrome launches.
- LCD tvs get cheap, SSD to mass production, Netbooks.
- G1 Phone launched. New aluminum MacBooks. Facebook Connect launches.
- Move towards green tech and energy.
- Phelps and 8 Gold Medals
- NY Giants win Super Bowl
- Celtics beat Lakers, NBA Finals
- ? win World Series
- TD, George Carlin, Bernie Mac, Eartha Kitt, Randy Pausch, Paul Newman, Tim Russert
- Kitchen remodel: BlueStar range, PaperStone, cork floors.
- SF marathon
- Travel: Kirkwood/NorthStar (good snow)/Whistler/Kailua
- Instant Soccer Dad for GF III
- Back at Mozilla. Work for Mozilla Messaging
- Three car accidents – X3, IS, Odyssey
- Ad Hoc, Michael Mina, Rivoli, Rikyu, Brick Pig's House
- Too many purchases.
An overall strange year.