Saturday, June 30, 2007

Flash Games


I've been playing some Flash "click thru" games like Crimson Room, MOTAS, Exmortis, and Chasm. Chasm was more interesting and sensible than Crimson Room. Ex mortis may be good for Halloween.

Tuesday, June 05, 2007

02645 - Google Maps

This version of Google Maps - Developer Preview allows you to check distances "as the crow flies" using maplets.

Saturday, June 02, 2007

Google enables face recognition in Image Search? - Lifehacker


Google enables face recognition in Image Search: "When you add &imgtype=face to the picture search string, only photos with faces are showing up. This feature has not been officially announced yet and I have no idea how reliable it works."

Friday, June 01, 2007

Checkout this digital gramaphone

Check out this CD player project.

Blackberry Maps

I use a blackberry with GPS on it and none of the apps create an easy to send link to my position: Google Maps does not allow saving yo

ur location to mail or the clipboard and Blackberry Maps is not send-able to someone who does not have a BB. I found this article: Twitter/Blackberry/Google/Maps/TinyURL Mashup, but do not have the means to run the script. Does anyone have any other solutions other than manually edditing the Latitude and Longitude link from BB maps so it will run with Google Maps?

Genome of DNA Discoverer Is Deciphered - New York Times

I always wondered how much data was in the genome:


New York Times: Genome of DNA Discoverer Is Deciphered


"A copy of James D. Watson's genome, recorded on two DVDs, was presented to him yesterday in a ceremony in Houston by Richard A. Gibbs, director of the Human Genome Sequencing Center at the Baylor College of Medicine, and by Jonathan M. Rothberg, founder of the company 454 Life Sciences. "