Monthly Archives: September 2009

Fixing Streets in Canada

Came across a quote some time ago and while looking at this website, it reminded me of that quote once again: “Consider a building with a few broken windows. If the windows are not repaired, the tendency is for vandals … Continue reading

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Lunar rainbow (Moonbow)

Did not know about this till I came across this article: http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/featured/elusive-beauty-lunar-rainbows/14095 . There are plenty of such pictures on Flickr, though you will have to sift through them: http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=lunar%20rainbow&w=all&s=int . Wikipedia has an entry on it as well: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moonbow

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Take your pick

This time last year Google launched a project to mark their 10th birthday. Here is the original announcement: http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/09/project-10100.html. The project is called Project 10 to the 100, which in mathematical terms is known as a Googol. By no coincidence … Continue reading

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Cheaper Broadband for Canada

The CRTC (Canadian Radio-television Telecommunications Commission) passed a ruling last year that effectively allowed for the re-monopolization (PDF) of the networks which the Federal government had helped corporations (such as Bell and Telus) build using tax payer’s money. This has … Continue reading

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Building Rome in a day

Cool concept of rendering a city from all the pictures that are found of it online, a collage: These are just preliminary results but it looks promising and worth checking back on in a few months. The YouTube channel has … Continue reading

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A call to Pirates

I have previously talked about Copyright Laws and am most concerned about them going the way of the USA: http://webio.ca/copyright-act-updated and http://webio.ca/canadian-copyright-act The Pirate Party of Canada IMO is probably the most clued in of political organisations when it comes … Continue reading

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The Digital Life Show

If you did not catch us on air last week, we announced that the Web I/O show has evolved to become The Digital Life Show. The first show is tomorrow between 2:30pm and 3:00pm. This website will continue to exist … Continue reading

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