Archive for August, 2009


Innovation Never Dies – 30. August, 2009

CD Case Features Built-In Theremin and Artistic Circuitry: Match That, BitTorrent!

(h/t Gizmodo)

Posted in Music, Technology

The Semantic Web is Coming – 26. August, 2009

Here is a really cool page regarding semantic technology, with slide shows explaining things in terms of stamp collecting…

A Decent SemWeb Explainer with a Services Angle

Of course, there are some ways that you might not think it’s really cool…

1) If you don’t like Europeans
2) If you’ve never collected stamps
3) If big numbers scare you

The thing that scares me about the big numbers relates to the recent worldwide financial meltdown – will we make the systems so complex that they become uncontrollable? Could that lead to wars with machines like in The Terminator or The Matrix?

Personally, I’d just like to see agreement between financials and HR systems in the same enterprise…go ahead, call me a dreamer…

Hooo Boy – 5. August, 2009

I apologize in advance to any Pennsylvania hockey fans…

The Pennsylvania Bizarro World.

As they said on the Puck Daddy blog where I go this, “Whatever part of the Keystone State you’re from, chances are your eyes are bleeding.”

Posted in Silliness, Sports