Materialism & Ephemeralization

Hallo hoppy readers, Of late, I’ve been blathering on here at the Bitstream about virtualization as it relates to IT. As with many other things, it seems that R. Bucky Fuller got there first, coining a new term in 1922 to describe it.

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Slow Movement of Clouds

Hallo hoppy readers, This Bitstream installment is a(nother) brief example of what used to be trad apps running on a local host computer now running “in da cloud.” Check out Aviary, a cloud services company that provides raster and vector drawing tools.

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Fletcher Rings the Bell

Hallo hoppy Reader, Just a quick installment of the Bitstream regarding the perception of loudness and the origins of the Equal–loudness curves…

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UWBfest

Hallo hoppy reader, Back in April of last year, I posted a Bitstream item about UWB. A UWB press release just came across my desk that I thought I’d share…The ZigBee Alliance and the RF4CE Consortium have agreed to standardize a spec for RF–based, specifically UWB, remote controls for consumer electronics. The main improvement would […]

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Mea Culpa

Hallo hoppy readers, This Bitstream post is an apology to the folks at RealD for a previous posting. Back in October of last year, I said that, “…for digital cinema, the RealD process is just plain weak. With too much inter–ocular crosstalk for my taste, it detracts from the experience by constantly reminding you that […]

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