Archive for October, 2007

Use Google to Search for Network Webcams

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I found me a giraffe! 😆

If you include [inurl:"ViewerFrame?Mode=Motion"] in your query, Google will search for pages in which the URL contains the word “ViewerFrame?Mode=Motion”. This permits access to thousands of Panasonic- and Axis-made network cameras that have web interfaces, which allow the user to control the camera’s motorized pan-and-tilt mechanisms.

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V.4men – Korean Band Performs in Vietnamese!

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V.4men, a Korean group consists of Ji/One, Lee Jung Ho, Jung Sae Young and Ha Hyoun Hee, debuted their first album in Sài Gòn, Vietnam in 2006. The album, named Adantc (slowly… slowly…), features 8 Korean songs written in Vietnamese by three Vietnamese musicians including Võ Thiện Thanh, Hà Quang Minh, and Chu Minh.

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Gorgeous Life-Like CG Girl!

“JEYA(제야) 2.0” – 웃는얼굴
Courtesy: Kim Jong-Sook http://www.fiiz.com/

We all like a little pizzazz here and there when it comes to imagery of CG women. I mean, why not? Kim Jong-Sook (Hangul: 김종숙), a 3D artist from Korea, harnesses the power of Autodesk 3ds Max to create this breath-taking image of a beautiful looking Korean gal. Mental ray was used to render this artistic piece. Pay a visit to the author’s site for more pictures.

[Via fiiz.com]

Ubuntu 7.10 Released: The Wait Is Over

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Chances are you’re reading this on a machine with Micro$oft Windows operating system (OS) installed. Either that, or you’re using Mac OS X, developed and sold by Apple Inc. These are what they called proprietary software – software you cannot copy, modify, and distribute freely. But wait! Hot on the heels of the OS war is today’s release of Gutsy Gibbon, code name for Ubuntu 7.10.

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Phở Thiên Long Restaurant

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There’s no better time than now to treat yourself a hot bowl of phở, a noodle soup considered to be the national dish of Vietnam. Pictured here is a regular size bowl of phở gà dai (chicken-based phở). A hearty mix of succulent shredded chicken, with rice noodles, fresh green & white onions, cilantro, Thai basil, and bean sprouts, this traditional Vietnamese noodle soup dish makes the perfect winter or rainy day meal.

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Engadget Reader Meetup 2007 – San Francisco

For those who do not know, Engadget is a technology blog about consumer electronics. As its name implies, Engadget provides in depth coverage and analysis of today’s hottest gadgets presented by “almost” unbiased experts.

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Shure E2c Sound Isolating Earphones

Undeniably, Shure produces the most sought after audio electronics. Albeit expensive, their earphones line are highly popular among professional audio producers and audiophiles. In the sub-$100 category, the E2c model is catered to the consumer market.

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