Perceptive Pixel Outs 82- 1080p Multi-Touch Display – HotHardware An 82” TV would be very nice (my 50” TV doesn’t quite cut it for movies), and this one has multitouch too, to work as an interactive display. It’s just a bit pricy. This is what I’d like to see as a future replacement for whiteboards?
This explains in part why Galaxy Tab is not allowed to be sold in Europe, for the time being at least. Samsung- ‘all necessary measures’ in Apple tablet wars – Telegraph
This is the smallest Arduino-based design so far. Make your own 1-x1- 22 I-O pin Ardunio Compatible When you think about it (provided you know what Arduino is about) the micro controller takes care of most things in the design, and power supply, USB etc can be taken out. Consequently, there’s not much more than Read more about Arduino goes Mini-Me[…]
It’s obviously always been a revenue stream for lawyers, but it seems media companies could jump on this bandwagon too to increase revenue if this goes well. 200,000 BitTorrent Users Sued In The United States
If anything, this shows how corrupt the patent system is, and that it’s a competitive weapon and revenue stream, rather than a protector of innovation. The Patent Lawsuit Economy (Infographic)
Yes indeed: “figuring out better practices is really important”. The general programming exposé starts at 0:54. I know people that don’t see this as important. They are usually not developing any software, or became so rich out of sheer luck that they “must be right”. And like John I hate post-processing in games, that just Read more about John Carmack on programming[…]
Can a viral ad be more obvious? Arguments: It’s way too ambitious and professional to be an amateur effort. The making-of video is posted by the user “nokia”. Oops! Aardman is a company that makes commercial videos. The choice of a phone instead of a still or video camera. Not meaning to bash Nokia especially Read more about Nokia attempts viral marketing and sinks[…]
This is in Swedish, but with some videos and page links in English. Ett startups myter, verklighet och missuppfattningar – SiXX – Fredrik Stenbeck Quite interesting read, and a good lithmus test if you think you’d be able to handle building up a new company.
Java patents: Oracle asks court to force Motorola to testify – ITworld Patents that might conflict (who knows?): Microsoft makes three times more off patent licensing than its own mobile OS – Android Community.
I believe there’s now a big “Oops!” sounding through Google’s headquarters. After Google rant on Android patents, Microsoft tweets- ‘Really-‘ – IT News Google Responds To Microsoft’s “Gotcha”- They’re Diverting Attention With A Trick That Failed – Microsoft and Google go tit-for-tat in patent spat – Business – News Oh, Yeah- Microsoft Responds to Google Read more about Google gets patent-slapped[…]