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Digital Standards Organization

I am a big believer in open source, open standards, open everything. I noticed this from Digital Standards Organization: What is an open standard? The Wikipedia page shows many definitions, which specify characteristics of a specification, or of the processes that produce it and make it available. To understand why Read more…

By jason, ago
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Scale of the universe; grooveShark

Two things that are awesome: 1. GrooveShark: Stream tunes, save playlists. Very nice. http://www.grooveshark.com/ 2. Scale of the Universe: Nifty little flash tool zooms in and out from ultra small to mega big. http://primaxstudio.com/stuff/scale_of_universe/

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Sky King

Every kid loves paper planes right? The other day my little girl was watching the “big kids” at her after school care compete in a paper plane competition. Today I found the paper plane that absolutely rocks. Well named – the “Sky King” flies straight and true. I gently tossed Read more…

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Motivation

I stumbled across this great quote today. It’s taken from Theodore Roosevelt’s “Citizenship in a Republic” speech that was delivered in 1910: It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them Read more…

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Are you an organ donor?

Until you have one of these you are not officially a donor: I am not officially an organ donor – but I did send my documents today to request it. Although you can apply online it still comes down to you filling in a paper form and sending it away. Read more…

By jason, ago