Daily Archives: February 16, 2011

Bahrain: 2011-2-16

In the last hour police raided the Pearl Roundabout in Manama. The protestors were camped when teargas, buckshot and rubber bullets were fired into the square from the bridge overlooking the circle. When the crowd stampeded away from the bridge … Continue reading

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WMD: FUD

The trigger for the invasion of Iraq in 2003 was nominally the necessity of taking out Saddam’s weapons of mass destruction. It turns out much of the information involved in the decision was FUD.

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Android Will Get Sweeter

Android 2.4 will be a merge of the 2.3 cake with the 3.0 candy. This will eliminate the need to have multiple ports of apps for Android for phones and tablets and probably make it easier to run the thing … Continue reading

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ARM Marches Onward

Obviously ARM is doing very well in embedded stuff and smart thingies but nVidia’s newest Tegra chip is mind-blowing. They tout it for mobile but demonstrate it doing video and games on huge monitors. Does that not spell desktop/notebook/gaming console? … Continue reading

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