edoneel daily - daily stuff on random subjects

bioSqueak - sourceforge CV About Downloads US Taxes in Geneva Links

I've moved to sdf, a very cool public access unix system. The new url is http://edoneel.chaosnet.org

I used to think I'd find web services interesting, but, you know, after quite a few months I find that outside of work I just can't get excited. Ergo, we will not focus on web services anymore. Maybe Economics? I sure do spend a lot of time reading about that. OTOH, 3D graphics has always really interested me...

27 Aug 2004


The use of Linda in Grid computing. If you're not familiar with Linda, its a programming model (i.e. it can be added to existing languages) that does interprocess communication using a free-form tuple space. Tuple spaces offer an alternative to message-oriented service oriented architectures like Web-services.


Paul Graham on Great Hackers


Pacific Ecoinformatics and Computational Ecology Lab


The discovery of global warming

26 Aug 2004


What's it like to be Blind

23 Aug 2004


Weather gets 3D gaming makeover

20 Aug 2004


Overcoming IO bottlenecks with cluster filesystems.

19 Aug 2004


Graham Hutton: Programming in Haskell - The first five chapters of Hutton's introductory Haskell book are online.


Fourth Virtual Conference on Genomics and Bioinformatics - Sharing Knowledge with the World on September 21-24, 2004 - Register by 16 Sep


Some folks from China have found a family of collisions in MD5. That and other results from Crypto 2004

18 Aug 2004


Iridium - dense, hard to melt, and bad to swallow


Why Specs Matter


When Blobjects Rule the Earth

17 Aug 2004


gapingvoid How to be Creative

gapingvoid - The world is Changing


The Empire State Manufacturing Survey


3D searching takes shape


The Virtual Observatory

13 Aug 2004


Bioinformatics Benchmark System (BBS v3)


Community Climate System Model Release 3


Cheat's guide to Joyce's Ulysses


Meta-Efficient: A guide to the most efficient things in the World

Good Stuff? A Behind-the-Scenes Guide to the Things We Buy


Aspects of Evolutionary Design by Computers

12 Aug 2004


Embedded Entertainment with Smart Projectors

Winter School for Computer Graphics in Pilzen CZ

11 Aug 2004


Brazilians decode the coffee genome


The Perseid meteor shower is tonight through the 13th.

There is also supposed to be a mongo sunspot, but, don't look directly at it


Sun Microsystems Laboratories - The First Ten Years: 1991-2001 Has nice papers on Self, SPARC, Spring, and, of course, Java


Slashdot on Siggraph

10 Aug 2004


I've always wanted to go, but, it's just a shade too expensive to fly 7000km and fund it all myself. So, I make do with reading the papers, watching the videos, etc. This year, big bonus, there are some blogs covering it.

First up, the "offical" one

Next up is Jbuhler's blog


Etech photos

Siggraph 2005

And other ways to connect


GLPK GNU Linear Programming Kit package is intended for solving large-scale linear programming (LP), mixed integer programming (MIP), and other related problems. It is a set of routines written in ANSI C and organized in the form of a callable library.

Dynamic Languages Wizards panel videos (rerun)


Sketchpad: A man-machine graphical communication system

The Birth of Habitat (with Many Digressions on the Early History of Lucasfilm Games and All That)


Bioinformatics Benchmark System version 3

Pise - a web based bioinformatics application interface. Another one is ClusterControl. Another one under development is at http://www.mygrid.org.uk/.

9 Aug 2004


Mandelbrot Suggests A Hunt For Financial Patterns



6 Aug 2004


Someone has made a html version of Alan Kay's Early History of Smalltalk from HOPL II

5 Aug 2004


Policy-related pieces and teaching resources from Hyun Song Shin.


http://www.cacert.org/ - the community non-profit Certificate Authority.


SIGGRAPH 2004 papers on the web

Video Games for Health Behavior Change

Evo Computing

The 2005 version of the International Conference on Adaptive and Natural Computing Algorithms

4 Aug 2004


Good article about the repairs on the Citicorp tower. Summary Article


Econ Journal Watch

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