I’ve asked myself the question “Why bother with Frontier?” many times in the last month. I spent some time talking to people on the Frontier Kernel mailing list about getting involved with the project again. I learned many things, including the fact that I’m not qualified to help in a meaningful way right now. Sometimes […]
BBC: “The prospects for the Beagle 2 lander on Mars look increasingly gloomy after a radio sweep of the planet failed to detect any sign of the UK-built probe.”
Steve Pomeroy: \”Another fun (though scary) computer-generated Xmas song is this MBrola test file.\”
Dare Obasanjo: “My day job involves reading or writing specs all day. Most of the specs I read either were produced by the W3C or by folks within Microsoft. Every one of them contains contradictions, ambiguities and lack crucial information for determining in edge cases. Some are better than others but they all are never […]
Demo of the Creative Rhomba for my parents. Here's me singing Let It Snow (it's not snowing in NY today). Happy holidays boys and girls! “;->”
Today's song: “Oh the weather outside is frightful..”
Computer rendition of Let It Snow. “;->”
Domain Names Once Again Fetch Top Dollar (AP). AP – One more sign the technology sector is rebounding: An Internet domain name is again commanding seven figures.
Santa-tracking Web site takes up the watch. Some people no doubt raise an eyebrow that North American Air Defense Command, or NORAD, for the 49th consecutive year is undertaking the annual task of tracking the global progress of Santa Claus starting Dec. 24 and continuing through the early hours of Christmas Day.
Final challenge for the morning — hooking up a Ceiva digital picture frame. It has to connect to the phone line. The phone cable they gave us with the unit, with standard phone jacks at either end, doesn't fit into the back of the unit. We spent a half-hour trying different angles, it just doesn't […]