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Gerüchteküche: iPhone SDK nur mit deutlichen Limitierungen?

by Christian Scholz on February 29, 2008

Rumour has it that the upcoming iPhone SDK might be somewhat crippled in that Apple wants to approve and distribute apps. More on those rumours at iLounge. Wie ich gerade bei iLound lese, könnte es sein, dass Apple die Pressekonferenz (…)

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Weekend Video: George Dyson on how to get to Saturn

by Christian Scholz on February 29, 2008

In one of the TEDTalks from this week’s postings (recorded Feb 2002) George Dyson explains the old plans of building a nuclear-powered rocket to go to Saturn. It got quite far in planning but never got built. But: Someday it (…)

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TED’s Bruder BIL startet morgen!

by Christian Scholz on February 29, 2008

TED now has a brother, called BIL. It’s like TED but more unconference like which means everybody is invited to come and to talk and it’s free. Find all about it at their homepage or read Mitch Joel’s writeup or (…)

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Will the future be neural?

by Christian Scholz on February 29, 2008

It already was announced quite a while ago but as it was mentioned again yesterday during Coffee with Crayon in Second Life I had a closer look and it looks like it’s soon to be released. Huh? What are you (…)

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TopfCast #003: SXSW, the Second Life backlash and FOSDEM 2008

by Christian Scholz on February 28, 2008

The Podcast Download as extended podcast (m4a, 40MB, 42:56) Download as MP3 (40MB, 42:56) How to reach me? E-Mail: mrtopf@gmail.com Shownotes SXSW Festival SXSW music showcase as Torrent (3.5 GB) SXSW Music Showcase List of titles of the SXSW music (…)

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Meet me at Orange!

by Christian Scholz on February 28, 2008

Orange, the mobile brand of the France Telecom Group is holding a panel tonight about the Impact of Rules and Protocols on Behaviour (in Second Life). I am part of the panel together with Michi Lumin from Luskwook and Meja (…)

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iPhone SDK am 6. März?

by Christian Scholz on February 28, 2008

Details about the upcoming iPhone SDK will be revealed March 6h according to Reuters and others. Maybe it will be even released? Wie das fsckblog berichtet, scheint das iPhone SDK nun doch  recht bald zu kommen. Eigentlich wurde es ja (…)

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Der erste TED Talk ist verfügbar

by Christian Scholz on February 28, 2008

The first video of this year’s TED Conference is now online, it’s about the WorldWide Telescope, introduced by Roy Gould, a researcher at the Harvard Center for Astrophysics. Expect more talks (old and new) to be available every week at (…)

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Second Life Windlight hits release

by Christian Scholz on February 27, 2008

(photo by Andromega) Linden Lab‘s Windlight version of the Second Life Viewer will soon be available as the standard viewer. As Soft Linden on the Second Life Open Source Developers mailing lists just announced it will be part of the (…)

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Bundesverfassungsgericht kippt Gesetz zur Online-Durchsuchung

by Christian Scholz on February 27, 2008

Today the Federal Constitutional Court declared the northrhine-westfalian law to allow secret online searchings to be void. It breaks. It is against our constitution because it breaks personal rights. Good news in general but the bad news is that these (…)

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