Monthly Archives: July 2010

B&J & GE jump on AR bandwagon

Many thanks to Jane Quigley for blogging a link to these Ben & Jerry & General Electric augmented reality demos.

b&j ar video

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IBM DevWorks Android App Internet Data Tutorial

IBM DevWorks Android Internet Data Tutorial 

Many of your Android applications will need to interact with Internet data, which comes in a variety of formats. 

In this article, build an Android application that works with two popular data formats—XML and JavaScript Object Notation (JSON)—as well as the more exotic protocol buffers format from Google. 

And you'll learn about the performance and coding trade-offs associated with each format.

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Essential BMNm & SMNm for SMBs & SMEs

UCA / Creative Advantage Surrey organised a great course on "Business Media Network marketing (BMNm) & Social Media Network marketing (SMNm) for SMBs & SMEs" run by irun

irun really proved they understand BMNm & SMNm and have some additional resources you can use to understand even more about the future of BMNm and SMNm

and you can find more UCA Creative Advantage videos at

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What’s the difference between the two Ubuntu 10.04 CDs ?

Whats the difference between the two (downloaded and 'official') Ubuntu 10.04 CDs ?

  • 733,419,520 2010-07-02 16:25 ubuntu-10.04-desktop-i386.iso (Downloaded CD)
  • 733,726,720 2010-07-02 16:10 ubuntu-10.04-desktop-i386.iso (OFFICIALLY distributed physical CD)

$ cmp ubuntu-10.04-desktop-i386.iso ubu10.iso
cmp: EOF on ubuntu-10.04-desktop-i386.iso

So the the downloaded version is 300K smaller but NEITHER have keyboard support for my physical or virtual hardware ! So could someone please let me know when Ubuntu are planning on putting back in support for keyboards as i find keyboards very useful !


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Howto create FREE✉ presentations using FREE✉ resources

✉ = free libre open source AND BMN & SMN crowd power AND creative commons attribution sharealike resources

What you'll need / to understand !

Core Concepts

  • FLOS
  • Creative Commons (esp Attribution Sharealike)
  • BMNs and SMNs
  • Crowd Power



Creative Commons Links

Flickr Links


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