Monthly Archives: May 2010

Beachcomber-based Mini Moke rumoured to go into production

Both Autoblog and MotoringFile are reporting that the Beachcomber Concept that was presented at the Detroit Autoshow this year may get the green light. It makes sense to assume that a production version micht be called “Moke”, after the not-so-off-road classic-based funcar. From MotoringFile: We can indeed confirm this having shared a similar conversation over […]

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Dutch Cowboys: Waarom het Semantic web van belang is

Semantisch web? In dit filmpje wordt uitgelegd wat het inhoud. Student Kate Ray interviewed a flock of researchers, entrepreneurs and other innovators for her 14-minute documentary, Web 3.0. Go to the original article »

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Countryman vs classic Mini: how small is “mini”?

Wowzers. I knew that the new Mini Countryman was really quite big for something called “mini”. I also realize that cars need to become bigger due to safety and all that, and that when you compare it to modern day “small” cars (the countryman is no larger than the Kia Soul, another modern, small cros-over), […]

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Leftlane News: Spied: 2011 MINI Cooper S without camo

LeftLane News has some pictures of an MCS without any obvious camouflage. The upcoming R56 facelift? I have my doubts. The rear shows absolutely no difference with the current model, except for different exhaust tips, which show a striking resemblance to JCW tips. No different bumper, and no sign of the updated LED rear lights. […]

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Joomlatools: Advising to NOT upgrade to Joomla 1.5.16/1.5.17

Our friends at Joomlatools are advising against updating Joomla to the latest version, 1.5.17, and remain at 1.5.15 (1.5.16 was released in between, but was quickly sperseded by 1.5.17 due to another problem). Version 1.5.16 introduced a mechanism that will disable a plugin automatically when it runs into an error condition. Instead of throwing an […]

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WordPress Blog: WordPress 3.0 Beta 2

WordPress 3.0 is nearing completion, being marked with the release of the second beta. Go to the original article »

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Cult of Mac: iPhone OS 4.0 Hints Upcoming Devices To Record Video At 720p HD

Now this is interesting. I have been toying with the idea to buy a Flip camera, but I know I’m going to get the next iPhone. Maybe I’ll get my small, portable video camera without having to make tough decisions 🙂 Go to the original article »

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Webwereld: Blokkade Brein is maatschappelijk probleem

Laat de entertainment-industrie nou eindelijk eens met een goed, legaal alternatief  voor downloaden komen. Dit heeft niks te maken met betalen, maar met gemak. Daarom het initiatief van XS4All ondersteunen? Go to the original article »

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Running on water

This is cool (but is it real?). Running on water as long as possible. They’re using waterproof shoes, have a technique going, they don’t get as far every time. I.e., seems legit. Source: (via @isidorusweb, @patrickboonstra)

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