Links You Don't Want To Miss (June 5)
Write Ugly Code
Quality is important, but coding isn’t a beauty contest says one blogger.
Reflections on Google Glass
This author discusses a recent talk he attended where the speaker claimed that Google Glass is a "life-changing" technology.
Build your Own Google TV using Raspberry Pi, NodeJS and Socket.io
Google is soon to come out with its own Apple TV competitor, but you can build one for yourself using these three popular technologies!
5 Key Suggestions for Apple's 21st Century Video Platform
With all the speculation around an Apple TV, this author has suggested ways that Apple can embrace the nature of 21st-century content streaming.
Obama Administration Moves to Curb Frivolous Software Patent Lawsuits
Obama and crew are putting their collective feet down upon software patent trolls, in attempt to put an end to frivolous lawsuits involving broad-topic patents.
Assange on Schmidt/Cohen on the New Digital Age
Julian Assange reviews Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen’s The New Digital Age in the New York Times. Not exactly your typical book review. The headline? “The banality of ‘don’t be evil.’”
Did you really expect anything else?
The excellent iOS motion-tracking and visualization app Moves has unveiled a new API.
Don’t Forget About the Next Y2K
Ever heard of the UNIX timestamp and year 2038 problem?