Thursday, February 28, 2008

Google Sites ...or JotSpot reborn

Not exactly a Lotus Notes or MS Sharepoint killer, but pretty good collaborative free/low cost alternative! Another route for Corporates to lose IS control, and potentially leak intellectual property.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

FriendFeed is now open to the public

I've been using the private beta for some time, and now this team (many ex Google), have raised a $5m, and the site is now open for registration.

If you like the newsfeed concept of Facebook, but don't like the application "noise", then maybe give it a try?

I like it.


Sunday, February 24, 2008

Fluid Dynamics

Best Slow Motion Balloon Pop Ever - Watch more free videos

YouTube poisoned, but recovers quickly

Religious fervour hits YouTube as Pakistan Telecom blocks their traffic worldwide for some 60 minutes this evening. Accidental poisoning?

The BBC was following, Twitter was buzzing.

Update: Not so much poisoning, as incompetence.

Monday, February 11, 2008

At last, a couple of new themes for Blackberry 88xx

Scribble .jad download; it's different.

Today Plus Zen .jad download; updated Today Plus, right-scroll pops up the apps menu, my favourite.

Facebook is forever - The Boston Globe

Saying "goodbye" sometimes isn't easy! More concerns about retention of personal data makes the mainstream media.

Great quote from the Boston Globe article, "It's like the Hotel California," said Nipon Das, 34, a director at a biotechnology consulting firm in Manhattan. "You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave."

Nokia making a Social Networking play with Twango

Nokia acquired Twango back in Summer 2007. The covers are now coming off a yet-another-social-networking offering. With many millions of camera capable, well connected phones, perhaps they are capable of making a dent?

Twango Blog - Media Sharing: Photos, Video, Audio & More

Sunday, February 03, 2008

GOOG and MSFT; the posturing begins

Google bats one over the net, Microsoft returns, and on Superbowl Sunday too.