2011 May 26, 1:28
This was on my todo list. I'll scratch it off knowing far more funded folks are doing this: "A startup called BlueStacks has developed an Android runtime environment for the Windows operating system.
It will enable users to run Android applications alongside conventional Windows software on Microsoft's operating system." "One example would be a convertible netbook tablet that normally runs
Windows but switches to an Android interface for greater touch-friendliness when the screen is flipped.
Such a product would offer the full power and multitasking capabilities of Windows but also benefit from having access to Android's broad touch-enabled software ecosystem."
2010 Oct 28, 7:49 2010 Oct 14, 10:30 2010 Jul 14, 3:40
Finally get Android 2.2 onto my G1!
2010 Jul 9, 4:59
"EpicWin, the app aims to merge your to-do list with an RPG, letting you gain experience points and find rare loot as you do the laundry and catch up on e-mail."
2010 May 14, 8:20 2010 May 4, 10:52
On HTML5's extensibility: how does microdata work in HTML5?
2010 May 4, 10:49 2010 Apr 21, 6:47
"After years of secrecy (and the occasional leak), a draft of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) treaty has finally been released by negotiators. We've delved deep into the treaty,
highlighting its numerous problems. Indeed, there's a lot not to like about the treaty: Internet disconnections, anticircumvention prohibitions, and even the ability for rightsholders to get
injunctions if they can show infringement is imminent."
2010 Apr 6, 5:06
"Palimpsest by Charles Stross, 2009. This version made available for 2010 Hugo Award voters by kind permission of the publishers."
2010 Jan 29, 9:18 2009 Dec 28, 2:19
"This document specifies Metalink, an XML-based download description format. Metalink describes download locations (mirrors), checksums, and other information. Clients can transparently use this
information to reliably transfer files."
2009 Oct 30, 10:33
"What does a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) mean? Does it have a sense, and can it refer to things?" I hope it will cover some of the new scheme vs always HTTP scheme and distinct vs not distinct
URLs for a real world object and its web page perma-arguments.
2009 Oct 6, 9:43
Articles on various APIs and other experiments from the NY Times. Some interesting things in here...
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 Sep 10, 10:26
"Here’s the reading list for an upcoming session of Scott Bradner’s class on Internet Architectural Principles"
2009 Jul 27, 5:27
"Parallel and Distributed Computation:Numerical Methods", Bertsekas, Dimitri P.; Tsitsiklis, John N., 2003-11-21
2009 May 3, 8:10 2009 May 3, 8:07
Wikipedia's list of observatories in Washington.