The UN 2003 Human Development Reports

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have release a copy of the 2003 Human Development Reports which indicate a series of global statistical trends and indexes in human development. The …

Portability takes a new form as a USB Watch

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

Ok, so you’ve heard of portable storage devices (key rings, etc.) and their convenience at storing and moving around large amounts of data… Well, here’s the next best thing, a …

IETF – The Internet Engineering Task Force

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

The Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) website contains a listing of all protocols and standards created for the Internet. The IETF is a large open international community of network designers, …

100 years from first Flight

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

This coming December 17th will be the 100 year anniversary since Orville Wright (one of the famous Wright brothers) flew 120 feet (36.5m) in 12 seconds to record the first …

CSS3 currently under construction

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

A look at the working drafts and recommendations for the new CSS3 standard. Some of the recommendations include a new Speech Module, and a new Content module which describes how …

My thoughts are with the family of James Sawers

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

My thoughts are with my post-grad uni lecturer’s family and relatives from last semester, James Sawers, who sadly passed away suddenly yesterday. James was an inspiring person to me, who …

Vic Hayes' vision of Wireless in the future

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

An interesting article-interview with Vic Hayes the Dutch engineer who is graced with inventing the standards that make Wi-Fi (802.11b) among others, such as the new 802.11g (Airport Extreme) a …

Future fears to Innovate

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

Wired post an interesting article by Leander Kahney titled, Futurist Fears End of Innovation, which comments on the talk by Howard Rheingold at the O’Reilly Emerging Technology Conference and his …

Lucy Sushman talk at UTS City Campus

In Archive by Fredy D. Oré

Lucy Sushman, who received the Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science last year, is doing a talk in Sydney titled ‘Embodied Agencies at the Interface’. The talk will …