Bookmarks for 11 nov 2010 through 16 nov 2010

These are my links for 11 nov 2010 through 16 nov 2010:

  • FTTH look ahead — technologies & architectures – Abstract: We review the trade-offs, challenges and potentials of various FTTH architecture options<br />
    A presentation by Google
  • vitetris: Text-mode Tetris for Linux – vitetris is a terminal-based Tetris clone by Victor Nilsson. Gameplay is much like the early Tetris games by Nintendo. Features include:<br />
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    Configurable keys<br />
    Highscore table<br />
    Two-player mode with garbage<br />
    Network play<br />
    Joystick (gamepad) support on Linux or with Allegro<br />
    It has been tested on Linux, NetBSD and a few other Unix-like systems, and ported to Windows and DOS. Library dependencies are minimal (only libc is required), and many features can be disabled at compile-time.<br />
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    [ via http://www.skyflash.it/2010/11/vitetris-un-clone-di-tetris-per-il-terminale ]
  • Hacker’s Wisdom

Robe da terzo mondo

Apro l’aggregatore stamattina sul tram e leggo un post di dot-coma con la notizia che in Estonia, dopo aver coperto il 100% del territorio via WiFi, ha cominciato il progetto per posare fibra ottica in modo da dare i 100mbps a tutti i cittadini entro il 2015.

Poi arrivo in ufficio e vedo il video segnalato da Stefano:

e non riesco a fare a meno di pensare che certe cose succedono nei paesi meno fortunati di noi.