Word of the Day: Tech Definitions from WhatIs.com:

December, 2007


December 18, 2007  6:40 PM

Overheard: W3C XML Schemas lack elegance

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

tim-bray.jpg W3C XML Schemas (XSD) suck. They are hard to read, hard to write, hard to understand, have interoperability...

December 18, 2007  5:52 PM

Overheard: You know you’re a geek if you tattoo cables on your arm

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

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December 18, 2007  12:14 PM

Overheard: The web is one big fuzz test

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

matt-cutts.jpg I can tell you that the web is a fuzz test. If you write a program to process web pages, there are few better...


December 17, 2007  4:24 PM

Overheard: Facebook as an intranet CMS

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

bill-ives.jpg "They established a private Facebook group for Serena employees and they built a few...


December 17, 2007  4:14 PM

Video: Web 2.0 Bubble

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

[kml_flashembed movie="http://www.youtube.com/v/I6IQ_FOCE6I" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" /] "Here Comes Another Bubble" Credits (Versions 1.0 and 1.1) Performed by The Richter Scales Music


December 17, 2007  3:53 PM

Overheard: Googlepedia

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

michael_arrington.jpg "Anyone writing for Knol is likely to at least peruse Wikipedia content...


December 17, 2007  3:34 PM

Overheard: Merriam-Webster picks “w00t” as Word of the Year 2007

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

Merriam-Webster's #1 Word of the Year for 2007 based on votes from visitors to their Web site: 1. w00t (interjection) expressing joy (it could be after a triumph, or for no reason at all); similar in use to the...


December 17, 2007  2:41 PM

Overheard: Amazon will put your database in a cloud

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

stephen_shankland.gif "Amazon.com has begun publicly testing a third element to its online computing services: a...


December 14, 2007  1:00 PM

Overheard: How the US Army uses video games

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

americas-army.jpg "Gaming visualization may also unlock the key to the elusive holy grail of...


December 13, 2007  1:36 PM

Overheard: Hardware virtualization could make virtualization software obsolete

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

jeff_gould2.gif "Think of it: a piece of server hardware that carries its own hypervisor embedded directly in the machine's...


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