Another selection of short links
A review of the HTC Legend - the worthy sucessor to the Hero
6 Fibs as told by Steve Jobs – I bet these will not end up in his authorised auto-biography
What is Innovation – I am a little disappointed by the people in the article and the writer. Innovation is not a fad or something new or the new buzz word, Innovation is the process through which all the new trends come about.
Over the counter cosmetic cream shown to be as good as the dermatologist’s gold standard – It’s difficult to know what’s better, the fact that research chemists and biologists have produced the over-the-counter equal, or that the prescription gold standard has not seen the same progress as the over-the-counter remedy.
As I saw on Valentines day from Danny Wallace – Sainsburys have the Anti-Ageing cream with the Valentines stuff, don’t fall for it – it’s a trap!!!!!
Another slating of Lord Drayson and his policies – There are so many things wrong with science education and fundng in this country, it’s not all about money – that’s what landed us in a financial crisis the relentless pursuit of inventive ways of making profit.
SAP NetWeaver 7.0 – Deinstalling Java Add-In
This is something that will become more and more important as customers realign their stacks with SAP’s new advice.
IBM Power 7 Versus Power 6
IBM define what makes their new Power 7 processors so great and why the performance jump between Power 6 architecture and Power 7 architecture has been so huge.
SAP CEO Resigns unexpectedly
Unless you have been under a rock recently, you will have seen this already but it still make interesting reading.
Context is the killer application for mobile platform applications
A short blog piece on why Michael Gartenberg believes that for mobile devices context is everything.
Google’s Streetcar pwned and tracked on Google Maps in Realtime
For those Google-haters and privacy buffs among you, here’s one aimed right back at Google.
Smart Phones are finally selling like crazy
Pity they are not selling them to smart people :-p
Whats new in SAP Security – a very useful presentation showing the new concepts and architectures in SAP and Identity Management.
Astronaut tweets from space – What do you get when you have an Astronaut with an 800mm lens (a hell of an expensive shot!)
Nicholas Patrick – a Yorkshire man who will conduct 3 EVA’s to complete the western countries’ ISS modules
Geo-location, Information has value when it has context – what context is better than your location. This is why I do not trust services like 4Square and Gowala (also the fact they are so IPhone Centric)
All hail Graphene – New material used to make processors that switch 100 times faster than Silicon
The IPad as a closed system – an interesting opinion on the much slated (excuse the pun) iPad
Using Television transmission spectrum to provide Internet over WiFi – much debate over this one in the States