2015 Aug 18, 9:43 2015 Apr 2, 5:00
So a centralized website for managing distributed repos is being hit by a distributed attack.
2010 Jun 20, 2:05
A more friendly summary of the Salmon Protocol -- the distributed commenting procotol. After telling Sarah I was reading about salmon, we watched the Salmon Dance video again.
2010 Jun 20, 1:18
Protocol for doing distributed commenting and implemented by Google Buzz! "This document defines a lightweight, robust, and secure protocol for sending unsolicited notifications — especially comments
and responses on syndicated feed content — to specified endpoints; along with rules to enable resulting content to itself be syndicated robustly and securely."
2010 May 4, 10:52
On HTML5's extensibility: how does microdata work in HTML5?
2009 Oct 6, 3:24
The map/reduce tutorial for Hadoop the Apache open source project. "Hadoop Map/Reduce is a software framework for easily writing applications which process vast amounts of data (multi-terabyte
data-sets) in-parallel on large clusters (thousands of nodes) of commodity hardware in a reliable, fault-tolerant manner."
2009 Oct 6, 3:18 2009 Aug 14, 10:17
Micropayment service for bloggers -- "per article micropatronage". Supports levels of benefits for readers - pay X or more and get the ad-less version of my blog. Link to your fav. article through
payyattention and payyattention will count how much money your reference generated. Some neat features in there. Too bad its not a distributed protocol.
2009 Jul 27, 5:27
"Parallel and Distributed Computation:Numerical Methods", Bertsekas, Dimitri P.; Tsitsiklis, John N., 2003-11-21
2008 Aug 26, 10:03
"A new system devised by Carnegie Mellon University researchers aims to thwart man-in-the-middle (MitM) attacks by providing a way to verify the authenticity of self-signed certificates. The system,
which is called Perspectives, uses a distributed network of "notary" servers to evaluate the public key of a target destination so that its validity can be ascertained."
2008 Apr 8, 2:32
Distributed patronage: "FairShare essentially democratizes this process. Anybody can "invest" in an artist, and if that artist goes on to be a success, then the person is rewarded in proportion to
their investment and how early they made it."
2007 Mar 19, 1:03
Help ensure that projects to turn books into text files are correct by proofreading the results.
2007 Mar 13, 2:08
OpenID is an open identification system for the Internet in which anyone can participate.
2007 Feb 12, 3:57
Lots of interesting stuff in this paper. Abstract "The economics of information security has recently become a thriving and fastmovingdiscipline. As distributed systems are assembled from machines
belongingto principals with divergent interests, we find