Tag Archives: technology

your own satellite image …

I can use this in a big way, must try it out, see how it is: TRANSPARENCY: MapBox Plans to Bring You Super-Fresh Satellite Imagery. Basically, MapBox will be your GIS person. Herwig says the plan is to make ready-to-go … Continue reading

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coffee wins again …

Do legal performance enhancers work? THE ergogenic benefits of different performance enhancing substances have been tested in two recent UWA studies. […]

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bio-oil to bio-fuel …

Let’s hope this makes better sense than ethanol from corn: Researchers bring bio-fuel alternative a step closer SCIENTISTS are a step closer to producing an efficient, low-cost bio-fuel alternative to fossil fuels as a result of research by Curtin University’s … Continue reading

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hd video breakthrough …

Astonishing advance in storage technology: More information: http://bit.ly/16Psnnc  

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confirmed white elephant … Labor’s NBN

Alternative headline: Wireless surpasses NBN … I tried to warn them, technology keeps getting better: Death knell of the NBN? Many readers today are rightly wondering what this means for the Gillard Government’s fixed-wire NBN, which will cost up to $90 … Continue reading

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Second Life University …

University of “second life”: Virtual reality examined for tertiary science learning A VIRTUAL reality teaching program by UWA and collaborators has received an international award for innovative learning using Second Life. […] […]Students could potentially meet online in a virtual … Continue reading

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boycott Google …

I just never use Google any more, which is why I don’t use advertizing here. They are a poor excuse for a business. Their ethics are suspect as they try and push marxist and progressive agendas. Fortunately, there are good … Continue reading

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all wrong … NBN fail

Michael Smith’s interview on the NBN: A lengthy chat on the NBN – Stephen Conroy and me just on 2 years ago It’s a long interview – well worth it if you care about the $50 billion being spent on … Continue reading

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internet stress …

Damn that darned internet … Email induced stress investigated for cause Monday, 18 March 2013 10:00 Previous research has suggested that good management strategies such as filing emails, deleting read emails and keeping email storage down could reduce stress, though … Continue reading

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‘Across space and time’ …

The UWA will host this conference, the first time in the Southern Hemisphere: Computer apps transport archaeology ‘across space and time’ ARCHAEOLOGISTS around the globe are gearing up for the Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology (CA…   It … Continue reading

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