How much can you trust articles on wikipedia? For that matter, how much can you trust other sources of information? This article (Wikipedia and the Intelligence Services – OhmyNews International) describes signs that suggest intelligence agencies may be placing mis-information on Wikipedia and it also has a bit of a historical perspective on previous mis-information […]
According to the US department of energy, Canada is listed as the worlds 15th largest net exporter of oil. You would think that since we are such a large exporter of oil that we wouldn’t need imports to satisfy our oil needs. Unfortunately that isn’t the case. A large portion of the eastern half of […]
As Tim Bray points out, points out, Microsoft is setting up a Vancouver office which will help them hire people which they otherwise wouldn’t be able to due to H1B issues. Perhaps Fredericton could do the same of Boston and other northeastern US based tech companies? After all, we now have twice daily flights to […]
Added Google Adsense and changed WordPress theme to Andreas04 2.0 After procrastinating for a while, I finally changed the default wordpress theme to Andreas04 2.0. This theme appears a lot nicer than the default, it puts in random images from a specified directory and it allows a lot more customization than the default theme. I […]
Nokia has released a Mozilla based browser engine for the N800 internet tablet device and the maemo platform. Mozilla based browser for maemo To install the new browser engine from the N800 go to this URL : http://repository.maemo.org/extras/dists/3.2/install/microb-browser.install This will install a new application repository and then install the Mozilla engine. I must admit that […]
Daniel Gentleman from Thoughtfix posted a vlog entry about the Nokia N800 and why he thinks that the next revision of the N800 Internet Tablet shouldn’t include phone capabilities. He does make some valid points about the additional costs pushing the price of the unit higher. Some other users seem to have similar opinions. I, […]
Over the past couple of days, I have experienced a couple of incidents of downtime. First on Friday, my DNS resolution stopped working. Very strange, I thought. It turns out that my secondary DNS had gone down and a change on my firewall was blocking UDP DNS traffic so no resolution could occur. Then Friday […]
nbpolitio at Politics from a New Brunswick Perspective has posted his take on the best 8 New Brunswick premiers. Being brought up in northern Ontario, I didn’t get exposed to a lot of these names growing up. It is a nice refresher on New Brunswick political history and the men who have held power at […]
- Fixing up NB Power
- Google buys Motorola Mobility
- A unification of NB IT associations?
- ESRI ArcGIS for Android
- New Pita Pit open on Fredericton Northside
- New Brunswick’s deficit – Where did it come from?
- Let your ideas breakthru
- Android is taking over the mobile OS market
- Eliminating the penny?
- Google Maps 5.0 for Android Updates
- Chrome 8 beta features
- Open Government Initiative