General Reading for 11/05/2016

Second Life Creators Head to Virtual Reality – WSJ “Onstage at The Wall Street Journal’s WSJDLive 2016 global technology conference, Second Life creator Linden Lab demonstrated its forthcoming social virtual reality platform Sansar. It lets you create a 3-D virtual avatar and environment and then invite others to join you.”…

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General Reading for 03/16/2016

Wegmans a ‘gamechanger’ in Finger Lakes agriculture “Wegmans is more than brick-and-mortar grocery stores, more than a Fortune 500 enterprise with $7.9 billion in annual sales and some 45,000 employees across New York and five other states. The Gates-based retailer — rated the No. 1 grocery store in America by Consumer Reports — is “a gamechanger,” said Susan Brown, associate…

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What I’m Reading on 11/12/2013

Sony Online Entertainment is charging $60 to alpha test a free-to-play MMO | Ars Technica “The MMORPG EverQuest once had a reputation for being so addictive that it was jokingly given the nickname “EverCrack.” Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) is now readying the next installment in the EverQuest franchise, EverQuest Next Landmark,…

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Daily links for 11/29/2010

AppleInsider | Sony adopts, then drops, Cocoa-like GNUStep plans to rival Apple iOS “Sony unveiled plans to deliver a mobile development platform based on an open source version of Apple‘s OpenStep and Cocoa technologies, shortly before announcing the project was put on hold.” tags: sony apple cocoa Posted from Diigo.…

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Daily links for 11/01/2010

Apple Files Lawsuit against Motorola to Defend Multi-Touch – Patently Apple “The inevitable: When Motorola preemptively launched their declaration judgment action against Apple earlier this month, we knew that Apple was likely to launch multiple patent infringement lawsuits against Motorola once their licensing negotiations failed to produce an agreement. Late…

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Daily links for 05/04/2010

Gamers Mad at Sony for Yanking PS3’s Linux Compatibility “A group of Linux users has filed suit against Sony, upset about the company yanking Linux capability from its PlayStation 3 (PS3) game console. When PS3 made its debut in 2006, it gave users the option to run a so-called alternate…

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Daily links for 03/29/2010

Sony Zaps PlayStation 3 ‘Install Other OS’ Feature – PCWorld “Sony giveth and Sony taketh away: When the company’s newest PlayStation 3 firmware update drops on April 1, it’ll remove a beloved feature once trumpeted as a system sale-maker. That’s right Linux wonks, it’s time to kiss the PS3’s “Install…

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Daily links for 03/25/2010

Questioning open-core licensing for open source software | Open Source – InfoWorld “Until, or if, the cloud becomes the leading monetization route for open source vendors, I’d argue that selling product licenses, as is the case with open core licensing, is the best approach for open source vendors and their…

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