Yearly Archives: 2008

Peter Saint-Andre interview on Instance Messaging, Presence and Jabber

Peter Saint-Andre (Director of the XMPP Standards Foundation) was interviewed by Randal Schwartz and Leo Laporte this week on FLOSS Weekly. The core technology behind XMPP was invented by Jeremie Miller in 1998, refined in the Jabber open-source community in

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interesting web projects around the world

There are a lot of interesting web projects growing around the world, outside US and Europe. Barcamp Vietnam was the first event in Saigon, showing activities from Vietnam to Singapore as well as Cambodia. Another presentation from Barcamp Bangkok show

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credit crisis slide contest

Slideshare is doing a context to “credit crisis in 30 slides“. One of my favorite one is here: Credit Crisis to Collaborative Capitalism View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: internet collaboration)

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Building better web and mobile applications

The mobile Web is having its time in the limelight. There are mobile applications with us for quite some time. You can send text messages to check your remaining prepaid minutes, you can send Twitter messages from mobile or can

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OpenId for the mass and what about privacy?

End of October Microsoft announced they would be supporting OpenID with Microsoft Live. Google followed with its own announcement, that Google accounts would serve as OpenID accounts. We know, Yahoo has supported OpenID for a while now, anyone using Gmail,

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getting news about Gustav earlier than on TV

It is amazing how to get latest information about worldwide news. The mixture of ning and twitter made it possible to get recent news on Gustav (gustav08.ning.com). I read on Twitter, that Gustav is now a category 5 storm before

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music is good for business – the new twitter song

Congratulations to this new Twitter song: just found at Ben Walkers ihatemorning Blog; cannot really agree with his domain name, i love mornings; but the song is great. Good social advertisement.

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