O'Reilly Radar > Deconstructing Databases
interesting thoughts on structured data vs. conversations in a world with fantastic full-text search + tagging. Will conversations win?
filed under: design, development, language, tagging
Darik's Boot and Nuke (Hard Drive Disk Wipe)
open source data destruction. useful if you want to sell/donate a computer or hard drive.
filed under: hardware, privacy
New Scientist Tech: Virtual cityscapes show town planners the future
some cities are starting to use Google Earth to model for planning. (via
filed under: google, geo, visualization
CNN: Branson pledges $3B to fight climate change
Big carbon credits: "Branson...said the money would come from 100 percent of the profits generated by his transportation sectors -- trains and airline companies." (via
filed under: environment, ethics
photofront - a better frontend for your photos
nice flickr interface
filed under: flash, flickr, photography
, 2006, 8:45 pm