Google, Dropbox, and Others Forge Patent "Arms Control Pact"
How is this not considered a trust, cartel or collusion? I mean, there was specifically a "United States v. Motion Picture Patents Co" Supreme Court case.
Can Valve's 'Bossless' Company Model Work Elsewhere?
Github also has a flat organization structure.
GNOMEbuntu Set To Arrive In October
That's still a no-go for me.
Nothing has hit me as better than Gnome2 with DivergenceIV Empire Strikes Back.
I'm real hopeful for Mate/Cinnamon again with DivergenceIV....
I'll probably install Mint on my next Laptop next year and just go through the grind of learning how to customize it.
Though, I may decide to become an adult and simply use Arch.
Chinese Lab Speeds Through Genome Processing With GPUs
SIMD chips will always show computational gains to any class of problem that makes significant use of matrix multiplication or linear algebra. So graphics, crypto, etc..
Arduino Goes ARM
We at http://kidsruby.com/ have gotten Ruby running on one of these. We showcased our work at this past http://gogaruco.com/
These are extremely lightweight in terms of processing, but we got both debian and archlinux up and running after just a bit of work. We have further optimizations planned and are very excited to be working with the RaspberryPi team.
Roundabout Revolution Sweeping US
Lee Circle in New Orleans has been around for a LONG time as far as things in the US. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Circle
It was previously named Tivoli circle, which a quick bit of research says it was there at the very latest since the early 1850's.
EyeDriver Lets Drivers Steer Car With Their Eyes
right into their cellphone...
Mathematics Reading List For High School Students?
Numbers and Symmetry: An Introduction to Algebra
by Bernard L. Johnston, Fred Richman
Easy to read, very handy. I wish I had this book when I was a kid.
Monkey's Thoughts Make Robot Walk
Scientists have now given the powers of the Robot to the Monkey. Now it is time for scientists to splice the DNA from Pirates and Ninjas. In the future, armies of Robot-Monkeys will battle the clone armies of the Ninja-Pirates for the fate of all mankind.