"Given recent concerns expressed by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), coupled with the tepid support for SenderID in the open-source community, AOL has decided to move forward with SPF-only checking on inbound e-mail at this time," according to AOL spokesperson Nicholas Graham.I'm especially glad because this sets a precendent for what to do when companies try to propose patent-encumbered technologies as standards. Oh, wait, everyone's using .NET.
patents and standards
As described elsewhere, I've quit LiveJournal. If you're interested in my continuing posts, you should look at one of these (each contains feed…
They published a paper on Dremel, my favorite previously-unpublished tool from the Google toolchest. Greg Linden discusses it: "[...] it is capable…
I finally wrote up my recent adventures in treemapping, complete with nifty clickable visualizations.