Friday, May 25, 2007

Cool: United States Ranked 16th Worldwide in "Broadband Adoption"

So testified Larry Cohen, President of Communications Workers of America, before Congress. Yes, the data were gathered in a manner almost anecdotal, through and it was not the most controlled study, but it points out yet again that, when measured against our peers internationally, the United States continues to show ever-more-blatant signs of weakness in broad terms of capabilities, competitiveness and direction.

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

Watching My Avatar Watch Myself ;)

Sounds kinky, but nothing like that, I hope. Just a pic of my avatar viewing a photo taken from my cell phone.

The Second Life prim really just has a script (with a timer for auto-updating) that goes out and finds my latest cell phone photos, which are all time stamped (and soon geo-referenced), with the assistance of a PHP script.