IBM: The HotMedia …

IBM: The HotMedia architecture: Progressive & interactive rich media for the Internet

ACM 2001 International Conference on Supporting Group Work. Ooh, I might want to try and go to this…

Steve Jackson Games has released a new game called GURPS Transhuman Space whose setting revolves around advanced biotechnology and interplanetary colonization.

For those people developing user-authentication processes, this is an interesting story. A guy named Paul Bissex was unable to register at cheaptickets.com because his last name contains the word “sex”. Oops!

Dance, Monkey Boy! Dance! Somehow, I am now more afraid of Microsoft than before I watched this MPG clip…

A reader writes in: “I went to that exact same “TV Preview” thing in Austin, TX, more than 2 years ago. Both of these pilots were rejected years ago, and the preview was just a controlled experiment to see how you react to the commercials.”

Two more readers pointed me to this recent Teevee.org article that explains more about the TV Preview scam.

Posted by Cameron Barrett at August 6, 2001 07:55 PM