Porn safer than church

Websites with religious content prove to be more contaminated with viruses than porn, Symantec said in its Internet Security Threat Report. Websites with religious or ideological themes were found to have triple the average number of “threats” that those featuring adult content, according to Symantec. “We hypothesize that this is because pornographic website owners already…

German Games Award for a ‘Killer Game’!

As the first of it’s genre, Ego Shooter “Crysis 2” won the award for ‘Best German Game’ the Deutscher Computerspielpreis (German Computer Game Award) this Thursday evening. Frankfurt based developer Crytek convinced gamers worldwide with outstanding quality and technology innovations. The Award is funded by the German government authorities to highlight games with outstanding impact…

Some nerds are bigger than others

Paul Saffo, Esther Dyson, Juan Enriquez, Tim O’Reilly, Vint Cerf, Chris Sacca, Joi Ito, Peter Schwartz! Who are they? Well, this guys just invented stuff like TCP/IP, the Global Business Network, Long Now Foundation, Institute for the Future, shaped the MIT Media Lab, or made Creative Commons what it is today. Referring to my post…

text-camera

Matt Richardson developed ‘The Descriptive Camera’, a gadget that works a lot like a regular camera—point it at subject and press the shutter button to capture the scene. However, instead of producing an image, this prototype outputs a text description of the scene. Modern digital cameras capture gobs of parsable metadata about photos such as…