Archive for June, 2007

Some cool things to get the mind working…

So I came across a few interesting things today, one is this Jack PC which is a dam small computer. I want to get one of these and put it inside a desk and make it a terminal unit that runs linux so I can XDMCP into an X server. Imagine desks that come with a computer! Fun food for thought. Makes bringing in new employees a breeze.

The second thing I came across today was this very cool video of one persons daily photograph over a span of years. When you watch this pay attention to how the guys nose grows over the years.

I’m playing arround with Lua right now and I will post some screen casts soon I think. Its been a while since I did a video. Those intrested should head over to www.democamp.ca and watch my old video podcast (see the side bar).

An update to Database Web Services

I found this great explanation of wrapping a database in a web service today http://www.stanford.edu/dept/itss/docs/oracle/10g/java.101/b12021/callouts.htm . The author covers Oracle┬« Database Java Developer’s Guide 10g Release 1 (10.1) Part Number B12021-02 and how to use it to create web services around a db.