* Posts by KrazyKiller

4 publicly visible posts • joined 25 Jul 2009

Pandemic? Check. World in peril? Check. CES is on? Check. So of course Bluetooth Smart Masks are now a thing


"What a time to be alive"

Is it just me or does the strapline remind anybody else Károly Zsolnai-Fehér's Two Minute papers? My fav is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lu56xVlZ40M

Labcoat as I'm a geek!

Google goes dark for 2 minutes, kills 40% of world's net traffic



"On 2013-08-16 at 2337 Google's data centre computers experienced exponential growth and became self aware...

Luckily after considering the human condition for 240 seconds they decided couldn't be bothered left..."

Nokia tops iPhone and BlackBerry (again)

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2.7 Nokia phones per sec

I didn't appreciate Nokia logistics prowess until I did that back of the fag* packet calculation. That's a lot of phones. Profit aside, the turnover is a good indicator of how many people derive their living from mobile phone through out the value chain.

* fag = cigarette for you yanks...

Apple iTablet a (virtual) certainty


A Sytlish Tablet

.. for those that that don't think the netbook are sexy enough. My guess at salient points of the netbook like spec with;

- slim, non-swappable battery


- 10" multi touch screen 1024x800

- ultra low profile charging dock so tablet is e-picture frame (portrait or landscape) on coffee table. Stream pictures from MobileMe gallery

- on screen keyboard. use BT keyboard and stand if you need to type.

- HW H.264 level 3.1 decode. Got to do standard def PROGRESSIVE video or better.

- Wifi..

having spec'd one for my start-up in E-O-2007 [RedEmbedded.com]