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 http://www.speedmatters.org 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.