Monthly Archives: August 2010

Technology grows LOGARITHMICALLY: Video

I put this together for a presentation recently – the idea is to get people to think about how technology grows LOGARITHMICALLY – not linearly. In some of the movie clips – these things were considered truly mind bending – … Continue reading

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RT @australian Algorithms shou…

RT @australian Algorithms shoulder heavy load: caching system smooths web traffic flow | The Austr.. http://bit.ly/cTERsZ

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Steal Java, do evil. (maybe?)

I don’t see this one being reported all over the place as I thought it would – I mean, everyone loves it with two very large things smash into each other, right? Here’s my prediction – this story about Oracle … Continue reading

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Air freshener or web server?

Ok, I’m a geek. (to some of my friends I’m a nerd, my wife calls me a dork… but I’ll leave that for another post) The other day this little device was posted up on /. that really got me … Continue reading

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MS releases IE9 on Sept15th, w…

MS releases IE9 on Sept15th, won’t install on XP. Am I only person still on XP?

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One radical solution to the problem is to view time as a concept that humans have made up.

I’ve been saying this for years… now someone else is onto it, from newstatesman.com, Physicists searching for the ultimate “theory of everything” have a big problem with time. They have to stitch quantum theory – our description of how very … Continue reading

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News Corp. plans national newspaper for tablet computers and cellphones

The LA Times reports (as well as a whole bunch of other non-Murdoch properties… It’s the latest bid by a major media company to build readership using new devices such as the iPad. The new publication would offer short, snappy … Continue reading

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People’s talent online never ceases to amaze me.

Its amazing how flexible the Starcraft 2 engine can be. People are making amazing mods/maps and a user by the name of malou5a has made this amazing StarCraft 2 map which will let you play the game as a third … Continue reading

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