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NYC Fall Reservoir Beach was published using 500px, the world's best photo sharing community.
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Always nice being on CNN... but I guess it's nicer if it's not just a photo of me hacking away :)
http://money.cnn.com/2011/09/07/technology/startups/photo_hack/
Aviary's Photo Hack day brought together over 200 developers shake up the photo space.
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Neat... draw a curve and see what search terms correspond to it:
http://www.google.com/trends/correlate/draw
Google Correlate finds search patterns which correspond with real-world trends.
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What better way to take a break at @PhotoHackNYC then a burrito eating contest. I came in 4th :) Soon I'll post what I got done :)

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Frankie Martinez's Ache Dance Project June 25, 2011
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Finally got wifi syncing working on ios 5 (beta 4) on windows.

The trick for me was to allow "AppleMobileDeviceService.exe" access through the windows firewall. On my machine the file is located in "C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support"
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Auto correct gets me all the time too :)
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I was about to go grab a sandwich but occupy wall street has occupied my block :)
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Go Go Oracle.

Excellent article written by FOSS Patents on the current copyright issues regarding APIs and the battle between Google & Oracle being heard by judge William Alsup in the San Francisco Federal Court.

Obviously there is past case law here from Sony Inc. v. Connectix Corp., Sega v. Accolade however this doesn't necessarily prevent bizarre twists of fate and an end result of APIs, methods, object names, class names being copyrightable and interoperability hampered in the US.

Obviously that would be great for trolls and potentially a complete nightmare for the software industry in the US - you could imagine the flurry of copyrighting object / methods names ... oh this could be fun. It could also seriously harm major software players and impact open source etc.

So, why "Go Go Oracle?"

Well, I'm not based in the US, I live in the UK and despite close affiliations we are actually in competition with each other. So, if the US courts want to kill off the software industry ... by all means, go ahead. It should cause a boom in the software industry in Europe / Asia and we could do with that.

I know Obama says he doesn't want the next Google / Intel to be built outside the US - guess what, we do! Any help the US Federal court in San Francisco could provide in making this more likely would obviously be appreciated. Of course, I'm assuming UK courts wouldn't do something equally daft.
Oracle defends copyrightability of APIs -- implications go way beyond Android and Java. Oracle's patent and copyright infringement lawsuit against Google is currently -- apart from some remaining ...
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+Trey Ratcliff's beautiful portfolio. I definitely like Google+'s photo interface... it makes browsing photos so enjoyable. And it does remind me a little of the interface I invented for jaavuu.com :)
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Everyday, I like patents less and less.
Written by Jeremy Mims. Most people don't realize just what a giant Ben Franklin fan I am (nope, I didn't even go to Penn). But the reality is that I consider him to be the most successful emb...
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