Monthly Archives: September 2008

Richard Stallman on “cloud computing”

The Guardian published an interesting interview with open source stalwart, Richard Stallman.  He speaks his mind on the concept of “cloud computing.” One reason you should not use web applications to do your computing is that you lose control,” he … Continue reading

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Google, Internet 2 and powdered soap

Vint Cerf, Google’s Chief Internet Evangelist, posted an interesting article on their blog today speculating what the “next internet” will look like. It’s no real surprise that they touch upon mobile web and location-based services. “In the next decade, around … Continue reading

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Hurricane Ike

According to the National Hurricane Center we may get a little wet this weekend. Unless Ike magically becomes a category 5 hurricane tracking for Houston, we are staying put. Is anyone else in Houston leaving for a long weekend?

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