De omnibus dubitandum
27 Jul 2009
It’s been a mad week here with little time for individual blog updates. So instead I’ve collected the interesting stuff of last week in one post:
That is all.
9 Jul 2009
Remember PeerDrivetm? Well, either TomTom has stolen my idea and gave it a twist to make it work, or my idea wasn’t so new and revolutionary to begin with (pick your version).
TomTom has recently implemented a new feature in their GPS devices called IQ Routes. To quote:
“This new improved technology calculates routes based on the real average speeds measured on roads every day compared to speed limits. This uses historical data that TomTom users have been adding to over the years. It will always provide users with the smartest route hour-by-hour, day-by-day, saving them time, money and fuel.”
Pretty darn clever idea, even if I say so myself.
16 Jun 2009
For a few weeks I faced a dilemma: get the new HTC Magic or wait for the Palm Pre to be released here. Then I caught a whiff of this new application, exclusive to the Android platform (for the time being):
10 Feb 2009
Absurdly humorous (and very NSFW due to excessive cursing).
(Via Boing Boing)
26 Nov 2008
12 Nov 2008
Augmented Reality is coming. The Wikitude application for the G1 phone gives you information on nearby points of interest based on your GPS location and objects identified through your phone’s camera. See a demonstration here:
8 Aug 2008
For me, this is the best invention since sliced bread: the Goateesaver.
Now if only they can make it look less like a contraption from the Saw movie series….