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A Concise SFML Command-Line Compile

While reading the example code on the SFML website, I attempted to build the example code on my system. That is a good way to test out a code library. 231 more words

Open Standards

What impact would a Local GDS have on the market?

I’ve read some really great posts on all angles of the Local GDS idea in recent weeks from a lot of people I respect.

Ben Welby made… 1,111 more words


LocalGovCamp 2014 - Let's start at the very beginning...

OK, so I know I’m a bit slow getting a blog out about Localgovcamp, and it isn’t really the beginning either – for that you have to look way back over the years to the time when I first found myself part of a national and international debate about open standards in the public sector. 792 more words


Tesla Motors' Opting for Open Standards Is a Good Idea

A young reader of 2GreenEnergy asks for my reaction to Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk’ s decision to open up many of his company’s patents into the public domain: 245 more words

Electric Vehicles

Multiple proximity system environment is defined by OSPT Alliance

The OSPT Alliance has defined a universal multiple proximity system environment. This cross-market functionality will enable access control terminals to better identify and connect with the required application on a secure-chip to authorize access. 347 more words


Disbandment of CEN Workshop on Learning Technologies

In a case document to the Technical Board of CEN the CEN Management (BT N 9453) proposes that the CEN WS/LT is disbanded, justified with the «fact» that the Workshop has «no ongoing standardization projects and has thus completed its work programme». 131 more words

Open Standards

Google Dumps XMPP

I logged on to Pidgin on May 19, 2014, to see that all my Google contacts are gone. On that day, Jabber.org and the rest of the… 508 more words

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