Monthly Archives: May 2010

Upside-Down Internet

http://segurancalinux.com/artigo/A-Internet-de-cabeca-para-baixo/ Great Article on how to share the internet with your neighbor

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Space Shuttle Atlantis By the Numbers: A 25-Year Legacy

http://www.space.com/missionlaunches/space-shuttle-atlantis-legacy-numbers-100526.html

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Top 10 Things That Annoy Programmers

http://www.kevinwilliampang.com/2008/08/28/top-10-things-that-annoy-programmers/

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How (and Why) to Stop Multitasking

Source: http://blogs.hbr.org/bregman/2010/05/how-and-why-to-stop-multitaski.html Great Article References: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/4471607.stm http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1205669/Is-multi-tasking-bad-brain-Experts-reveal-hidden-perils-juggling-jobs.html

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Oral History of Unix

http://www.princeton.edu/~hos/Mahoney/unixhistory

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GPS is getting an $8-billion upgrade

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-gps-20100523,0,3212238,full.story

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Scientific Article X Patent (In Portuguese)

As semelhanças e diferenças na redação de um artigo científico e de uma patente, artigo de Sonia Regina Federman Source: http://www.jornaldaciencia.org.br/Detalhe.jsp?id=71047

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Quantum teleportation achieved over 16 km

http://www.physorg.com/news193551675.html Quoting the original text: "(PhysOrg.com) — Scientists in China have succeeded in teleporting information between photons further than ever before. They transported quantum information over a free space distance of 16 km (10 miles), much further than the few … Continue reading

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‘Artificial life’ breakthrough announced by scientists

Are you playing god? http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science_and_environment/10132762.stm Scientists in the US have succeeded in developing the first living cell to be controlled entirely by synthetic DNA. The researchers constructed a bacterium’s "genetic software" and transplanted it into a host cell. The resulting … Continue reading

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Qbo: Another Open Source Robot

http://ostatic.com/blog/qbo-based-on-linux-to-join-growing-field-of-open-source-robots

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