NEW NET Issues List for 03 Jun 2008

Below is the final list of issues for the Tuesday, 10 July 2008, NEW NET (Northeast Wisconsin Network for Economy and Technology) 7:00 pm weekly gathering, this week being held at Atlanta Bread Company by the Fox River Mall, 650 North Casaloma Drive, Appleton, Wisconsin, USA.

The ‘net

  1. Social networking, gossip, reputation, and the rule of 150 http://tinyurl.com/6dkr9p (LaserLike)
  2. Mobaganda: A Dead-Simple Invite Site http://tinyurl.com/5l5tuu (TechCrunch)
  3. First WikiProfessional project, WikiProteins, ready for beta http://tinyurl.com/3og2zp (Ars technica)
  4. Web Technology Trends for 2008 and Beyond http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/web_technology_trends_for_2008_1.php
  5. Adobe's Acrobat.com Document Collaboration Service http://tinyurl.com/6aoca6 (PC World) http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/adobe_launches_online_office_suite.php
  6. Time Warner Cable’s metering plans http://blogs.zdnet.com/BTL/?p=8997

Security, Privacy & Digital Controls

  1. Web 2.0 Sites a Thriving Marketplace for Malware http://www.pcworld.com/article/id,146117-pg,1/article.html
  2. MediaDefender Behind the Attack on Revision3 http://tinyurl.com/5nauu2 (ReadWriteWeb)

Mobile Computing & Communicating

  1. Free maps for your Garmin GPS http://gpstracklog.typepad.com/gps_tracklog/2007/12/free-maps-for-y.html
  2. Top 10 GPS Tips And Tricks http://tinyurl.com/5ype6h (Information Week)
  3. Lightweight laptops do a delicate balancing act http://tinyurl.com/6nmdnd (USA Today)
  4. Nvidia's Tegra could outsell GeForce business http://www.tgdaily.com/content/view/37729/135/
  5. Nvidia Launches GeForce 9M Series Mobile GPUs http://blogs.pcworld.com/gameon/archives/007053.html
  6. The Future of Mobile Social Networking http://www.technologyreview.com/Infotech/20844/
  7. Starbucks: Free Wifi http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/food/2008-06-02-starbucks-wifi_N.htm

Open Source

  1. Asus to Launch Laptops With Linux Net Software http://news.yahoo.com/s/pcworld/20080530/tc_pcworld/146467
  2. Essential Thunderbird add-ons http://www.linux.com/feature/136146
  3. Wiping your disk drive clean http://www.linux.com/feature/135944


  1. First preview of Google's Android phone http://technology.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/tech_and_web/article4032446.ece
  2. Google spotlights data center inner workings http://news.cnet.com/8301-10784_3-9955184-7.html
  3. We're all guinea pigs in Google's search experiment http://news.cnet.com/8301-10784_3-9954972-7.html
  4. GooTube http://www.forbes.com/technology/forbes/2008/0616/050.html
  5. Google Earth now viewable inside web browsers http://google-latlong.blogspot.com/2008/05/google-earth-meet-browser.html
  6. Google launching large scale geo-services http://www.techcrunch.com/2008/05/31/google-to-launch-large-scale-geo-services/
  7. Goosh: A retro Web app with cutting-edge interface http://news.cnet.com/8301-10784_3-9958211-7.html

General Technology

  1. Apple Giving Away iPods to Mac-Buying Students http://blog.wired.com/gadgets/2008/06/apple-giving-aw.html
  2. MS: eliminate phone numbers http://blogs.zdnet.com/microsoft/?p=1420 http://gigaom.com/2008/05/29/microsoft-echoes/
  3. Via launches Nano processor for mainstream PCs http://news.cnet.com/8301-13924_3-9954388-64.html
  4. New RCA Small Wonder video cams http://news.cnet.com/8301-10784_3-9955869-7.html
  5. Can Anything Replace My Old Reliable Friend? http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/01/technology/01digi.html
  6. Xerox Ink Expands Commercial Use Of Digital Printers http://news.yahoo.com/s/cmp/20080531/tc_cmp/208401275
  7. Digital printers get speedier, more versatile http://www.usatoday.com/tech/products/2008-05-29-digital-printers_N.htm
  8. World Science Fair: 'Brain Tricks' http://blogs.usatoday.com/sciencefair/2008/05/world-science-4.html
  9. Apple vs. Google vs. Linux vs. Microsoft: The Fight For the Desktop is On! http://tinyurl.com/3fpqt2 (Datamation)

Leisure & Entertainment

  1. Alternate reality games blur reality, fiction http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20080530/tc_nm/column_pluggedin_alternatereality_dc
  2. Amazon To Launch Streaming Video http://news.yahoo.com/s/cmp/20080529/tc_cmp/208400741
  3. Weezer dine out on 'Pork & Beans' http://www.usatoday.com/life/music/news/2008-05-28-weezer-youtube-pork-beans_N.htm http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=muP9eH2p2PI

Economy and Technology

  1. Best Buy Now Accepts E-Waste in Nine Markets and 117 Stores http://blogs.pcworld.com/staffblog/archives/007051.html
  2. TI Finding New Markets For High-End Chips http://news.yahoo.com/s/ibd/20080530/bs_ibd_ibd/20080530tech
  3. 20 Risks U.S. Tech Companies Are Losing Sleep Over http://news.yahoo.com/s/cmp/20080529/tc_cmp/208400670
  4. A Knack For Looking Good In The Oil Patch http://news.yahoo.com/s/ibd/20080530/bs_ibd_ibd/20080530managing
  5. Nothing wrong with 95% of returned electronics http://www.eetimes.com/news/latest/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=207600567

Civilian Aerospace

  1. Space Tourist Biz Moves Beyond Early Adopters http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/air_space/4266744.html
  2. Triangle team racing to moon http://www.newsobserver.com/news/story/1092200.html
  3. Shoot for the moon http://www.theengineer.co.uk/Articles/306482/Shoot+for+the+moon.htm
  4. National Lab Plan for Station Moves Forward http://www.space.com/news/080530-sts124-national-lab.html
  5. Personal spaceflight industry study http://www.space.com/businesstechnology/080602-busmon-personal-spaceflight.html
  6. Formation of the Overview Institute http://www.spaceref.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=25511

Supercomputing & GPUs

  1. Rendering in the Cloud... or Not http://www.hpcwire.com/topic/systems/Rendering_in_the_Cloud_or_Not.html
  2. Low-Latency Technology Outpacing Programmers’ Capabilities http://tinyurl.com/3gmp2w (Wall Street & Tech)
  3. Swedish Startup Looks to Unleash Multicore http://www.hpcwire.com/features/19362014.html
  4. First he imagines, then he creates http://www.oregonlive.com/business/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/business/1212110745144150.xml&coll=7
  5. The future of Ethernet http://tinyurl.com/46onxb (EE Times)



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