Wednesday, May 26, 2010

26-May-2010 PM clippings


Microsoft releases code to read their OST Data format as used by Outlook under the Apache licence. Writing to come:

Google's online Powermeter real-time electricity monitoring system is now available in NZ - if you have an ENVI meter:

Chrome 5.0 is released for Windows Mac and Linux - the first time all platforms have had a stable release:

Secure communications apps start to appear for Android mobiles. VoIP and SMS can be encrypted in transit and in stored messages:

The Amazon Kindle gets a lot of flack in college. Students love it for reading novels, but treat textbooks in a very different way:

US GPS System to get a US$8 billion upgrade to make it more accurate as competition hots up from Galileo and GLONASS:

Open Source systems making significant gains in the 3D printing market:

And finally. Auckland trumps Wellington as the world's most livable city in the Mercer 2010 survey. Dorkland was 4th, Welly 12th:

Vik :v) Diamond Age Solutions Ltd.

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