Mexico City. Wow. (via Pablo Luz. Hat tip to Chris Hadfield)
RIT to Offer FOSS Minor I’d be all over this if I were a student today.
(via Pirates Prospects Has a New Logo) Huge upgrade over the old gradient text. it always bothered me that such an exhaustive resource for Pirates fans would have glossed over the most visible aspect of the site. Problem solved.
The Face Behind Bitcoin Something doesn’t smell right about this Newsweek story. Cops who know offhand about the connection between Satoshi Nakamoto and Bitcoin. Family members who insult him in an open forum despite the fact that he’s sitting on ~$400M in Bitcoin holdings. Couple that with Nakamoto’s vehement denial that he’s involved in the […]
‘We Want Our 2003 Back’ Very interesting ‘In Beta’ episode discussing the silo-ization of the Web and what some people are doing to regain control of their online persona. Touches on a range of important subjects such as ownership and creation vs. consumption. Something we should all be thinking about – even normals.
Killer Otters Otters are my favorite animal. Mainly because they seem like harmless, care-free scamps. Perhaps not. Don’t miss this gem the Sentinel buried in the second-to-last paragraph. Otters are also known to rape and drown baby seals. Wait. What?
‘This reads like an article from the Onion’ Sadly. The top Army prosecutor for sexual assault cases has been suspended after a lawyer who worked for him recently reported he’d groped her and tried to kiss her at a sexual-assault legal conference more than two years ago. The assault is alleged, but there seems to […]
Lindsey Garven, a 6th Air Mobility Wing Bird Aircraft Strike Hazard contractor, told the MacDill Air Force Base website that DNA samples sent to the Smithsonian Feather Identification Laboratory in Washington confirmed that it was the fish that struck the jet. ‘Fish strike’ causes flight to abort at MacDill Air Force Base – Orlando Sentinel
Using a Custom Domain Name with Tumblr I’m in the process of moving this site over from a self-hosted WordPress instance at Dreamhost to a simple Tumblr blog. Tumblr makes it easy to post from anywhere. That’s most important to me in light of the dearth of content here. The DNS situation has been challenging, […]
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player I remember watching Tommy Boy over and over – and over again – when it aired on SUNY Fredonia’s movie channel. This was in 1996. I can probably still recite the script verbatim. (Source: http://www.kaltura.com/)