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Via Jon Udell (as so often): Arc90’s new Readability tool is a decluttering widget for browsers that hides screen junk to make pages more readable. Which pro...
March 10, 2009

I Wish I’d Thought of That

I just finished reading Daryl Gregory’s Pandemonium, a matter-of-fact heartbreaker about an alternate world in which demonic possession is a fact of life. I ...
March 08, 2009

Steve Joins the 21st Century

Steve Easterbrook, a fellow professor in Computer Science at the University of Toronto, has started blogging. His main interest these days is exploring ways ...
March 08, 2009

Iceberg B-15J Mother 1

Via Cameron Neylon and Jon Pipitone comes Pachube, a service that enables you to connect, tag and share real time sensor data from objects, devices, building...
March 06, 2009