A day in the life of Danny D'Amours

Killarney Cup

Here is an interesting event happening this weekend at Killarney Lake in Fredericton. Killarney Cup Pond hockey certainly seems to have garnered quite a following in New Brunswick with the Plaster Rock and Miramichi tournaments along with the Killarney Cup making a February pond hockey circuit for interested teams. I hope to get out and […]

February 24th, 2007 Posted by Danny D'Amours | New Brunswick | no comments

Can’t Touch This

Now here is an interesting demo and article on a cool tech demo using touch screen and multi-touch interaction. Can’t Touch This – Jeff Han – Touch Screen Jeff Han’s research page on multi-touch interaction Always nice to see some new interesting technologies coming down the pipe… Now as to when I’ll be able to […]

February 9th, 2007 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Tech | no comments

Raising kids in Fredericton

There is a relatively new site that appears to have gained some popularity with the parents here in Fredericton. http://fredkid.com It has listings of kid friendly events and resources around the city (and surrounding areas) as well as classifieds. Great site to check out if you’re looking for something to do with the kids. Related […]

February 6th, 2007 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Fredericton | no comments


Thought UDP and TCP was whole story in the world of IP transport protocols??? I just came across mention of UDP-Lite in the release notes of Linux kernel 2.6.20. UDP-Lite it turns out is a modified version of UDP which will attempt to deliver partial or mangled packets instead of simply dropping them as in […]

February 6th, 2007 Posted by Danny D'Amours | Linux | no comments