VCDQuality.com Saves on Wasted Bandwidth

Looking to download the new weekend blockbuster? Found its torrent? Ready to download, but not sure of the quality of the movie? Don’t waste your bandwidth anymore!

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JS/UIX – Terminal

JS/UIX is an UN*X-like OS for standard web-browsers, written
entirely in JavaScript (no plug-ins used). It comprises a vir-
tual machine, shell, virtual file-system, process-management,
and brings its own terminal with screen- and keyboard-mapping.

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Icons for KDE 4

Oxygen is the new icon theme being created for KDE4. Oxygen aims to bring a modern, cool and very usable and consistent icon theme, in SVG format.








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LOVE.theme – Windows themes

If you’re interested in clean / minimalistic Windows themes for your computer, check the following site which hosts a handful of sexy Luna replacements.



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Google purchasing Riya?

Via Niall Kennedy’s Weblog
Photo service Riya has been acquired by Google for close to $40 million according to sources involved with the company. Riya uses face recognition technology to identify people in photos. The system can also recognize text such as street signs. Google likes using algorithms to solve complex problems, so the acquisition seems like a good fit.

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Google Base launches

While in no way a secret, Google Base has been given the greenlight (at least light green, it’s beta afterall). Search Engine Watch has a nice roundup that helps define what Base really is.

Google Base is a place where you can add all types of information that we’ll host and make searchable online.

You can describe any item you post with attributes, which will help people find it when they search Google Base. In fact, based on the relevance of your items, they may also be included in the main Google search index and other Google products like Froogle and Google Local.

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Open Source Mac – Free Open-Source software for OS X

Open Source Mac is a simple list of the best free and open source software for Mac OS X. We aren’t trying to be a comprehensive listing of every open-source mac app, instead we want to showcase the best, most important, and easiest to use.

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Cross platform web site screenshots from Browsershots.org

Are you tired of wondering if your finely crafted interface will look correct in Safarai or the latest Konqueror on Linux? If so, check out browsershots. Just enter the URL you want screenshots for and it gets added to the queue. Check back (the delay is around a 12 hours lately) and you’re screenshots will be posted.

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India: Speaking your language

The Indian government is funding an initiative to distribute free CDs containing open-source software. Around 3.5 million CDs of Tamil-language versions of open-source applications and 3.5 million Hindi-language CDs containing have already been sent out. There are plans to distribute software translated into all 22 official languages of India.

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Gates and Jobs Presentation Styles

Gates, Jobs, the Zen aesthetic Interesting comparison of presentation styles of Gates and that of Jobs.

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