I've been lazy and not posting stuff, so here's a bunch from the last week or so.
As you all know,
Microsoft has been declared a monopoly.
I was only slightly bent out of shape until I read the
actual Findings of Fact
pubished and was disappointed with its inaccuracies and obvious slant.
Of all people,
covers well the reason why the decision is questionable.
The Stock Market knows what this really means at this point: nothing. Their
stock is stable. Both MapInfo and Autodesk have had a larger magnitude percent
change in value since the decision.
Speaking of which,
MapInfo announced their yearly financial results.
Interestingly, they credit data sales for their 23% revenue increase over
last year. In the meantime,
ESRI may have written Bermuda.
1,200 COM objects, hundreds of interfaces, complete customization, etc. etc.
"ArcInfo 8 serves as a developer's paradise." Ah well.
On a totally unrelated note (except perhaps a note of nausea), how about
an ice cream push-up, except
mac and cheese instead of ice cream!
I want to know how high the creators of this comestible were when they came
up with it.