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Friday, March 24, 2006
links for 2006-03-23
After keeping quiet for months, Ageia is using the 2006 Game Developers Conference as a platform to deliver actual cards and supporting software for its PhysX physics acceleration unit (or PPU). Systems are shipping today with PhysX cards from Falcon Nort
In a blog post on his own site, Michaels Robertson announced yesterday that a new AJAX word processor called ajaxWrite was available for immediate use, and that this would be the future of software delivery. In fact, it's the first of several-the site des
MARCH 23, 2006 (INFOWORLD) - The days of selling software through the traditional commercial model are numbered, as open-source becomes the preferred choice, Greg Stein, chairman of the Apache Software Foundation, said at the EclipseCon 2006 conference ye
ARCH 22, 2006 (COMPUTERWORLD) - I have long been a proponent of virtualizing everything and at every level in the storage space. Whether at the host, network or storage level, I too often see nothing but blue skies and fields of green when it comes to sto
Using perl -e allows you to specify a script right on the command line. It's a powerful, underused feature even for people who use Perl regularly. Perl's powerful command line options make it a more flexible replacement for sed, awk, and even vi. Combine
Sun Microsystems' Grid, a publicly available computing service, was hit by a denial-of-service network attack on its inaugural day, the company said on Wednesday.