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Report on future of the internet

A wide-ranging survey of technology leaders, scholars, industry officials, and analysts finds that most internet experts expect attacks on the network infrastructure in the coming decade as the internet becomes more embedded in everyday and commercial life. They believe the dawning of the blog era will bring radical change to the news and publishing industry and they think the internet will have the least impact on religious institutions.

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armyrations.co.uk - army rations to the public

armyrations.co.uk is a website where you can buy all sorts of military based foodstuffs. whether you need them for leisure or as part of a emergency preparation plan, be prepared!

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Google to digitize major library collections

Google is launching a massive effort to begin digitizing the collections of major research libraries, including New York Public Library and the collections of Harvard University, Stanford University and the University of Michigan. Google, which will underwrite the project's cost, plans to digitize and render searchable at least 15 million books in the public domain. visit http://www.smartbrief.com/latestIssue.

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Koha - open source library catalog system

Koha is the world's first free Open Source Library System. Made in New Zealand by the Horowhenua Library Trust and Katipo Communications Ltd, the Koha system is a full catalogue, opac, circulation, member management and acquisitions package. Koha is used by public libraries, private collectors, university faculties, not for profit organisations, churches, schools and corporates. visit http://www.koha.org for more information

Crop Circles in Wiltshire, UK as seen from the air

No matter what your beliefs are regarding how Crop Circles are created, they sure look spectacular from the air! Many thanks to the guys at Fast Helicopters [ http://www.fast-helicopters.co.uk ]for the opportunity to see these wonders from the air - if you're in the area, check these guys out for the best view in town. I didn't make "The Wiltshire Crop Circle Study Group Annual Conference" at Alton Barnes, Wiltshire - perhaps next year. note: some pics have parts of the helicopter and reflections - for professional quality images, book, calendars and a spectacular DVD of the crop circles in UK check out the Steve Alexander collection [ http://www.temporarytemples.co.uk ] Click on photo gallery in the menu above or visit http://www.aliak.com/module.php?mod=gallery to view the images

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world's first HD video broadcast across fast networks in Cairns

ResearchChannel demonstrated the first successful transmission of full bandwidth High Definition (HD) 1080i video between two desktop computers using high speed networking technology at the Asia Pacific Advanced Network (APAN) conference in Cairns, Australia, July 6, 2004. visit http://www.researchchannel.org/ for details

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Warchalking wireless networks

Warchalking is the practice of marking a series of symbols on sidewalks and walls to indicate nearby wireless access. That way, other computer users can pop open their laptops and connect to the Internet wirelessly. It was inspired by the practice of hobos during the Great Depression to use chalk marks to indicate which homes were friendly. visit http://www.warchalking.org for more details and to find out what the warchalking symbols mean.

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FutureHi

FutureHi website - Celebrating the rebirth of psychedelic futurism - lots of great articles and links. great thinking material. visit http://www.futurehi.net for more details

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Zephyr Timbre : News from the Pheonixes

After many twists, turns & loops, Zephyr Timbre is on an extended sabbatical. Trying to push ahead with performing and album creation, the ZT Crew have come to the realisation that a break is necessary. The band has been on a truly massive five year journey with many highs, a few lows and some major personal events in the mix. It has been a difficult decision to make, but the reflection time is mandatory. Read more to find out what ZT member's are up to in the meantime or visit http://www.zephyrtimbre.com for the latest news

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