Friday, November 09, 2007

Using the Nintendo Wii for serious science...

On my desktop, the Scintilla and websites do not work. It is not a browser problem, but has something to do with TCP/IP packages not reaching its destination: the browser. Euan told me they are aware of the problem, but apparently have not found a solution yet.

However, my Wii does not have the problem, which makes me wonder if it is a disagreement between the Nature server and my Linux kernel... Anyway, this is what the two website look like (first Scintilla, then

(BTW, that was one very nice piece of work by Rich! Make sure to also read the follow up.)

The only real disadvantage is that it does not integrate well with the things I do daily. If I see some interesting post, and would like to tag it on my account, I have to google for it on my desktop :(

(You thought I was going to talk about F@H or so, didn't you? :)