Linkification v8

, posted: 11-Oct-2008 12:16

News / Web Happenings:

Zune music player heading to Windows Mobile - Why not really?
Fring brings Skype and other VoIP services to iPhone - Terrific start, however as per Apple rules the VoIP option is only available over Wifi connections Undecided
Skype: Answers to some commonly asked questions about the Chinese privacy breach - A follow up to last weeks news Skype surveillance: You can't trust closed-source software.
Skype for your mobile beta 2 - now with even more devices supported, and support for NZ and Aus.
SEC investigating fake Steve Jobs heart attack story - this fake story knocked the Apple share price for a loop.
iPhone 2.2 Update Finally Brings Google Street View to Maps? - Evidence from the new 2.2 developer release.
Opera Updates to Version 9.6, Gets Faster, Adds Features
Yahoo! unveils new, improved, kinda awesome beta web calendar
Google Adsense heading into games?
Google GeoEye-1 Satellite Takes First Pic
Zoho Mail Launches, Offers Offline Access Through Gears 3.0 Final on a Server Near You
Gmail Labs Adds Advanced IMAP Controls - Also on the official GMail blog here too.

General / Neat Stuff:

15 Useful Batch Image Processors - save time on those repetitive image operations.
Top 10 USB thumb drive tricks - always handy.
Five best media converters - format shift those video files as needed.
Give Android a spin online - Flash based emulator for the new Android based phone.
Stephen Fry on cloud computing - always entertaining.
Ford MyKey lets parents control their kids' driving habits
Hands-Free GPS Device for the Blind Could Make You a Superhero
GPS Cow Hat - Hearding cows in the modern age
A Guide to Choosing Colors for Your Brand from Cymbolism


Installing VisualSVN Subversion - guide to getting SVN version control up and running.
An Introduction to the Microsoft Web Platform Installer - Get up and developing quickly with .Net. Also covered by Scott Hanselman over here too.


xkcd - Depth
xkcd - Numerical Sex Positions
Pink Pedal-Powered Panzer Lays Waste With Wieners - home made Panzer Tank replica (Video).

FAIL of the week:

Cow curiosity FAIL

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Phil Gale
Hawkes Bay
New Zealand

My names Phil, and I'm a software / web developer (and designer) based in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

I've a keen interest in all things to do with the net', as well as GPS, and most other gadgets.

I am the director of Red Jungle Limited and StaffTracker Limited. I'm involved in a number of technology start-ups.

If you want to contact me, you can do so through my website.


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