Archive for April, 2009

It’s almost a paradox, but it’s real. In Dubai, apparently due to the crisis, things don’t go as smoothly anymore. “The ubiquitous cranes have paused on the skyline, as if stuck in time. There are countless buildings half-finished, seemingly abandoned.” reports the Not long ago known as “the city of One Thousand and One […]

I’ve read the other day an article in FT Weekend edition, about Lars Bek, a Danish programmer (who has worked in Sillicon Valley as well). His most recent computer software program is the V8 — part of the Chrome web browser. Lars is the one who built this vital component for Chrome (the JavaScript engine). […]