The necklace of justice
176 ms for 4G LTE vs. 215 ms for WiFi (The State of LTE February 2013, page 3, published by OpenSignal). Most people who have fiber to the home would stick a WiFi router at the end and connect their devices through that.
"LTE is 3x faster than HSPA+, even though both are often branded ‘4G’".
"Sweden has the fastest LTE network, averaging 22.1 Mbps. Surprisingly Japan has the slowest at just 7.1 Mbps".
Right now and for quite some time a Swedish ISP (Tre) is offering a connection over LTE with a 100GB monthly cap for 399 SEK ($60) — pretty affordable. You can plug the SIM-card into a device or a router.
When it comes to your kids, what are you most likely to ask Google? That, it turns out, depends on whether your child is a boy or a girl. Consider this: “Parents are two and a half times more likely to ask ‘Is my son gifted?’ than ‘Is my daughter gifted?’ … Parents Google ‘Is my daughter overweight?’ roughly twice as frequently as they Google ‘Is my son overweight?’”
The practical consequence of solving this problem is that Bitcoin gives us, for the first time, a way for one Internet user to transfer a unique piece of digital property to another Internet user, such that the transfer is guaranteed to be safe and secure, everyone knows that the transfer has taken place, and nobody can challenge the legitimacy of the transfer. The consequences of this breakthrough are hard to overstate.
Santa is in the center of the Venn diagram
Det är enkelt att få parkering i Norrland
Someone was happy to see me when I came to Umeå yesterday!
mikaelf - my tumblr turned 4!
See Through the Eyes of Animatronic Penguins
Worldwide there are 17 species of penguins and then there are these, animatronic penguins, glorified spy cams that are capable of giving us a bird’s eye view of these winged yet flightless birds. Certainly we have seen documentaries of penguins before, but not quite like this. With these spy cams, a group of documentarians were …
Utsikt över Sicklasjön
Jag har sett två filmer än sålänge på Stockholm Filmfestival. The Fifth Estate på Skandia med stjärnskottet Alicia Vikander – och Ömheten på Victoria, där Sofia Norlin var med och berättade om filmen efter visningen.