Microsoft announces Virtual Earth and SensorMap grant competition winners

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Microsoft has awarded over $1.1 million in grants to winners in their Virtual Earth and SensorMap grant competitions. The SensorMap project include work on Harvard’s CitySense project, which will utilize a network of 100 sensors aroudn Cambridge, Mass. that record various types of data related to local conditions, such as current weather and traffic levels. […]

PS3’s folding map

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As part of the PS3’s continuing evolution Sony has made a Folding@Home client available. As part of this there will be a map that will show all of the PS3s that are running Folding@Home. One of the interesting parts of this is the fact that they are going to use a ‘world at night’ feel […]