* Gearhead: OQO: outstanding and disappointing\n* Backspin: Laws in France kick Apple's pants\n* The past 7 days on GibbsblogGearhead: OQO: outstanding and disappointingOver the last few years Apple raised the bar for cool product design and, in our unhumble opinion, few companies manage to get anywhere close. But a product we've had in our hot, sweaty hands for a few days is a great example of outstanding engineering that approaches Apple's design quality, but just misses.To read this week's Gearhead in its entirety, click here.Backspin: Laws in France kick Apple's pantsI don't think Steve Jobs said "Non!," but it captures the essence of Apple's position on a digital rights management bill making its way through the French law-making process.To read this week's Backspin in its entirety, click here.The past 7 days on GibbsblogGeek Gift #1 (Pi Plate)I need one of these! A Pi Plate!***Geek Test #1Web 2.0 or Star Wars Character? I got 31.***Time Sink #8I apologize for this one up front ... DO NOT press the red button.[Thanks Anne Marie ... thanks a lot.]***Why Your Cell Coverage [ is | is not ] Good ...http:\/\/www.cellreception.com\/\u00a0\u2026 enter your ZIP then select towers to see a Google mashup map showing where they are.[via The VoIP Weblog - as a comment points out, the tower database is incomplete in some areas.]***Outstanding Mac DesktopIf you revel in your Mac then you have to check out OSXplanet. This program creates a view of the earth or any of the other planets in our solar system as your OS X desktop.