Thursday, 4 February 2010

New facebook features causing concern...

"Facebook is rolling out two new features with privacy implications, an;app dashboard;and a gaming dashboard. Take a 30 second look at the beta versions which are already live (with real user data) and see if you spot any likely problems." ...more at LightBlueTouchpaper...

The poster child for scalable cloud computing

I was giving a talk recently at a BIS and was in need of an example showing the shift from capital to operational costs for businesses in the era of cloud computing. Who better than Animoto to use as an example - especially once I found this fine graphic showing the 3 day growth curve.

And what better way to liven up the powerpoint than to "eat the dogfood". If the embedded JavaScript has been stripped by the Horizon webserver, just go here.

Pictures courtesy of Helen's project 365.