Ingo Guenther’s “Worldprocessor” project that started in 1988 has created some of the most outstanding globes. Currently there are more then 300 different designs visualizing world statistical data as globes.
This project has been going for quite some time but the online catalog with hundreds of globes is still worth a look. We have selected a few of the globes for the image below.
More information at the Worldprocessor web site.
- Non-Profit: WWF introduces gift catalog
- OLPC: Negroponte getting USD100 laptop ready for delivery
- Internet: Make the web a safer place and provide firewall data
- Humor: Want Faster Data Transfer?
With his first ever holiday gift catalog the conservation organization WWF has added another possibility to purchase goods that pay back. The printed catalog that the WWF sends on request to potential donors showcases 38 species of animals available for symbolic adoption. Additionally it features the WWF’s unique Extraordinary Gifts Program that includes gifts ranging [...]
Nicholas Negroponte’s OLPC project is taking up speed with selected manufacturer Quanta Computer now having started the test production of the low-cost laptop intended for students and children in developing countries. Initial test run outputs should be available next month. Quanta has earlier selected its new plant in Changshu, China to produce the computer and [...]
With more and more people using ADSL broadband and always on Internet connections, we believe it might be time for a little reminder. Support the SANS Internet Storm Center and provide firewall logs to the DShield database. The Internet Storm Center (ISC) is an initiative of the SANS Institute, one of the most reputable computer [...]
John Walkenbach has done it again and created some more quite funny web site parodies at j-walkblog. The ones we still like most is the Bill Gates Inbox and the WiFI spray ad (see image below). Most of the parodies are interactive (like the California experience) or are small web sites. Note: John Walkenbach’s daily [...]