Microsoft in Oracle's Corner on Google Fight
The Chief Financial Officer of Microsoft's mobile group has taken the opportunity to draw distinctions between Windows Phone 7 and Android by supporting Oracle in the Google v. Oracle lawsuit. Insisting that it is a "fact" that Google infringes on Oracle patents, Tivanka Ellawala noted that this infringement problem isn't a problem for Microsoft's new mobile OS. He says that the hidden costs of Android's Linux-based platform are greater than the costs of using Microsoft's platform.
Narcissus and Zaphod
Web in a Box… Made of Perl
A new MVC web framework called "Mojolicious" uses a Perl API. Mojolicious also includes a full stack HTTP 1.1 and WebSocket client-server implementation with support for TLS, IDNA, pipelining, and IPv6.
Making the best of an unproductive day
As software developers our job involves thinking. A lot of thinking. To do this properly your mind has to be in good shape.