Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Monday, September 27, 2010

Looks like no history for link shortening
I understand legacy IT in space, but why is air traffic control in the stone age with all the voice control?
US drones target terror plot in Pakistan to avert attack in West
Foreclosure Wave Hits *Cash* Buyers, Too WTF financial <-Why does anyone thing bank management is competent?
Segway Chief Dies in Segway Accident
Spitzer: Why did the government buy AIG shares? It should have bought shares of companies who got 100 cents for $1 investment financial
Global air particulate visualization pollution

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Today: import your oil from Middle East. Tomorrow: import your electric car from China

Saturday, September 25, 2010

James Gosling on .NET, IBM, iPads, Oracle, sale of Sun technology <-database comment seems off

Friday, September 24, 2010

Dura Europos - historical monument in Syria
China middle class woes - Salary is 10 times what it was 10 years ago. Why am I tense?
Influence of special interests in China - Evan Osnos
Laos - new airport and train station planned for Luang Prabang travel
Paris - interactive map for transport in Ile-de-France (greater Paris) France travel
Any studies showing minimum requirements/feasibility for load balancing across sites for OLTP? datacenter
Optimize datacenter: power supplies, UPS, load balancing across sites, compute with less watts, decrease water

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Cambodia discussing new Siem Reap (Angkor area) airport 60km away travel

Monday, September 20, 2010

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Saturday, September 18, 2010

Insights into the performance of Microsoft big clusters scalability
Iran - exerting global political influence through internet connectivity (continued)
Murakami site specific art at Versailles thru 12 Dec 10 France

Friday, September 17, 2010

Beefier cores better than wimpy cores? datacenter servers
Google - recycled water for datacenter use. Where, besides LA, has recycled water in US?
Financial - stronger capital requirements needed for banks for countercyclical buffer
NetApp 42kw/rack data center is limited to 12kw/rack average datacenter
Antimov - Violate the 3rd Law of Robotics! Win cash!
patent - quick analysis for infringement
Grockit - Social network for K-12 learning education
Airline flights over US with path, 20 minute lag, on Google Earth travel

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

McChrystal, except in 1880, same war theater, same demeanor military Afghanistan
Google dumps batch oriented MapReduce for Instant in favor of trigger (!) like database functions scalability
Peung Tbal petroglyphs, near Anlong Thom, Kulen Cambodia travel
RT @renesys: [#Iran - internet transit provider for Iraq & Afghanistan. Diplomacy tool?]
Big Ball of Mud, still the most popular software [non] design programming
Haystack - US technology project to help Iranians evade internet censorship collapses Iran

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Sunday, September 12, 2010

India to renovate Wat Phu in Laos Map: travel
Aranyaprathet Thailand - border town with Cambodia - Vietnam influences - restaurants travel
Relative number of Android active devices by version - v2.2 = 29% 1 Sep 10
Are Android phones in the US destined to be filled with carrier crapware? Oh, noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!
Would a Verizon iPhone be loaded with crapware? Ack!

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Samrong Circular Earthwork prehistoric archaeological site destroyed for housing in Cambodia (forgot link)
What happens when your web site is hosted at a cloud provider who hosts a site that goes viral?
Canada and Trans Pacific cable maps network
Style guides and user interface (UI) guidelines design
Samrong Circular Earthwork prehistoric archaeological site destroyed for housing in Cambodia
Ta Prohm’s trees to remain a permanent fixture cambodia angkor travel

Friday, September 10, 2010

iPhone configuration utility updated; useful for small biz; restrict Game Center
NSF: Re-architecting the internet network
Quit screwing around and appoint Elizabeth Warren head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. financial

Monday, September 06, 2010

Role of Steve Jobs as a designer disputed, but interesting comments and, in the end, it doesn't matter
iPhone - add on 45x microscope for US$10

Sunday, September 05, 2010

Friday, September 03, 2010

Understanding & managing business risk in China
Mapping building interiors in 3D
FAWN: A Fast Array of Wimpy Nodes datacenter
Why wouldn’t IT departments build from commodity components instead of being locked into [a vendor system]? datacenter
Folding UK BS1363 AC power plug to be launched 2010 mobile
Track friend and foe on the tactical battlefield with iPhone app. (wifi needed) military
Low cost unmanned aerial surveillance military EverybodyHasDrones
Poll: 21% of Americans think the lottery is the most practical way to accumulate enough money for retirement financial

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Wednesday, September 01, 2010