Echoes From The Ivory (3)

For a platform geared for ad-supported Web services, expect to see Web-friendly interface and screen, and a lot of third-party applications to do all kinds of little tasks (the incredibly plentiful add-ons for the Firefox browser seem to be a prediction of things to come for the all-open Android).sci tech

Though the first edition of the iPhone did not, officially, accept third-party applications, Apple had announced toward the end of last year that this would change. I had recently been playing around with ideas for how to incorporate recycled toilet paper rolls in an art project.sci tech

We don’t cover a whole lot of kids toys here at CNET, but every year we make the journey to Toy Fair, which is once again in town at the Javitz Center in New York. But because they are open to search engines to recall and display, they have a higher likelihood of ranking higher on result pages than, say, those of the Encyclopedia Britannica, which are hidden behind subscription walls.

I wrote a piece on a pretty good technical book series called What Every Engineer Should Know Good stuff in that series. The biggest American mobile carrier conceded to Apple’s terms for two good reasons. MANILA – In another unprecedented move to give its subscribers unrestricted experience in mobile service, Globe Telecom unveiled Tuesday its newest portfolio of prepaid promos that will cater to the diverse needs of its customers.

It involves lots of reading and research, but the creative part for the purposes of 30 Days of Creativity is that I wrote a blog post about it. In Sixty Days in a Library I outline my plan to become skilled in the art and science of information theory with application to problems in biology.sci tech