Diary for herman
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16 Nov 2005 »Another Mash-Up
16 Nov 2005 »Frappr
Alessio says to check this out (relating to Google map applications).
15 Nov 2005 »Moore's Law
Here's a nice explanation of Moore's law and its likely consequences --- it doesn't necessarily mean that speed doubles every two years or so.
13 Nov 2005 »Google Map "Application"
This doesn't use the Google Map API, but it is clever.
12 Nov 2005 »Another "Internet Law"
Godwin's Law (this one won't be on the exam).
11 Nov 2005 »The Ozzie Memo
MS and Web Services.
31 Oct 2005 »pydoc
Here's an article encouraging you to use pydoc for online access to documentation. I think some parts of the article are specific to Windows, but the pydoc command does work in Linux --- I just tried "pydoc xml.dom.minidom" on one of the department's linux machines, and it did work. I also tried the "pydoc -p 9999" command and it does start an HTTP server with online documentation, as advertised.
27 Oct 2005 »Computer Game
An educational computer game.
21 Oct 2005 »A Low Point in Social Networks
Social Networking has sunk to new depths. But apparently, this may help out Apple's new video iPod.
21 Oct 2005 »The Future
These thoughts about the future connect with my currrent lectures.
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