Monday, October 31, 2011

Hexacopter in Cameroon, Africa with great footage (mini drone with video cam)
CycleCloud BigScience Challenge 2011 - win equivalent of 8h on 30K EC2 cluster

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

What's the difference between Wikileaks and Nigerian 419 schemes? The Web, WikiLeaks, and the Create-Your-Own-Facts Kit

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

What is the exposure of US financial institutions to European debt, directly or indirectly, through derivatives? FML
Throwable ball spherical panorama camera stitches images from 36 2MP cameras that shoot at highest trajectory point
RT @Rob_Powell: 100 Gigabit: An operator view - BT, Level 3, Verizon

Saturday, October 22, 2011

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Interesting question came up on fiber path design for seismically active areas. Great to get a credible, non BS answer for a change
Need a message to phone whenever I use my transit smart card with remaining balance(s)

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

iPhone 4S vs Samsung Galaxy S II drop test comparison video. (spoiler: iPhone bites it; Samsung is mostly ok)
TSA Pre✓(check) PASS ID for a CBP Global Traveler is shown in GOES system when you sign on travel

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Clear win for Android over iOS (4, at least) in handling multiple Google accounts for GCal, GDoc
Chrome 16.0.898.0 Cloud Print now shows pointers to print options for multiple platforms (iOS, Android)

Friday, October 07, 2011

What would it take to save Europe financially? Or, why your 401K lost 15% lately. Or, why people panic & buy gold.

Thursday, October 06, 2011

GMail offline apparently working (finally, for me) on CR48 with Chrome 16.0.898.0 dev
Koomey's "law" - for fixed computing load, battery load decreases by 2 each 1.5 years

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Apparently I have a TSA PASS ID since I'm part of the Global Entry program, but beats me what it is or how to find it