Monthly Archives: January 2008

Unix Culture and Productivity

Gina Trapani is a Unix goddess who edits the lifehacker blog which is one of my favorites. She recently recommended an online book on Unix culture and applied it to productivity. What a combination. [ cost of viagra | free trial of viagra | herbal prescription viagra | get viagra avoid prescription | viagra in…

Why ETech is O’Reilly’s Most Important Conference

Why ETech is O’Reilly’s Most Important Conference: Saul Griffiths’ keynote on Energy Literacy. There’s a lot of hand-wringing about global warming, but finding a solution begins with a solid understanding of the energy ecosystem of the planet. How much energy is coming in? How much do we use? Where does it come from? How big…

Free Newsreader software

One of the best bargains anywhere is that Newsgator is now offering their desktop newsreader software for free. Newsreader software is a great way to keep up-to-date with your favorite blogs or websites by being able to quickly scan headlines of what has changed and then read the articles that interest you. Newsgator also has…

MIT Open Courseware

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Hacking the Noosphere

John Udell has posted online his recent talk at CUSEC in Montreal. http://jonudell.net/talks/cusec/cusec.html It contains some thought provoking items on what the Internet is really needed for, new approaches for progressing the semantic web, and how we need to think in terms of both social hacking and enabling social hacking. He includes some good examples…

Are you ready for MacWorld 2008?

I think the following article on reactions to the Apple product cycle sums it all up pretty well. http://www.misterbg.org/AppleProductCycle/ Nevertheless I am still intrigued about the possibility of a new sub-notebook or a larger screen multi-touch device. The keynote video is also one of my yearly favorites to see the much vaunted reality distortion field…