Stuff we've discussed on IRC.
Posted by azz at 2005-12-30 17:04
Which is, of course, corporatespeak for "Intel are getting a new logo".
"The original Intel logo featuring a lowered 'e' will be replaced with one showing an oval swirl surrounding the company's name." -- because, of course, nobody would ever make fun of that...
Posted by azz at 2005-12-30 16:46
The followup to Weinberger's "What I Heard about Iraq".
Posted by azz at 2005-12-30 15:53
Guy Steele on designing a parallel language.
While the article doesn't mention it explicitly, the language design he's thinking about at the bottom (with parallel-by-default loops) is Fortress.
Posted by azz at 2005-12-30 15:49
AbiWord's now got a fairly useful-looking command-line interface.
It is mildly amusing, though, that this effectively makes it equivalent to /bin/ed...
What goes around comes around, I guess.