PC Makers Hit Speed Bumps; Being Faster May Not Matter. The computer industry continues to release faster computers, but PC users are hesitating to buy new models. By John Markoff. [New York Times: Technology]
eWEEK: ePeriodicals: Microsoft’s Killer App for Tablet PC? Microsoft Corp. thinks it’s found a killer app for its Tablet PC: as a home for a new breed of electronic magazines. The software giant is prepping an end-to-end electronic publishing solution, known as ePeriodicals, which it will introduce at its Tablet PC launch in New York City on Nov. 7, according to sources. [Tomalak’s Realm]
A summary of what we learned in the last few days about XML and namespaces. It’s not a pretty picture! [Scripting News]
Dave has discovered in his rss 2.0 work that many xml/rss parsers choke on have any namespace declarations. Now he has to break compatability, or wait for people to break thier parsers.