Daily Archives: October 29, 2011

Women Get To Vote In Saudi Arabia

It’s about time. Not that there’s much to vote about but just getting the least bit of momentum forward in the role of women in that society is wonderful. Besides being able to vote in municipal elections, women will be … Continue reading

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Nomenclature

I read this recently, above a photograph, “Anti-Gaddafi fighters fire a rocket”. Well, the gadget resembles a rocket in that there is an exhaust plume but it does not follow the projectile… It’s a recoilless rifle, folks. I saw video … Continue reading

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ARM Picks Up Speed On Servers

There’s a rumour from the Wall Street Journal that HP, ARM and Calxeda will get together to ship ARMed servers. There’s an announcement by ARM that ARM v8 will be 64bit. On top of that, Applied Micro plans to have … Continue reading

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