Simon Willison’s Weblog


Monday, 6th August 2007

The Wii Remote API. “allows the Web page to detect all Wii Remotes that are connected to the Wii [...] this makes it possible to make Web pages interact with up to four users at the same time, a concept not normally possible with traditional JavaScript event detection.”

# 9:32 pm / javascript, opera, wii

New A-GPS service for Nokia phones. Appears to look up your cell ID against a global database to find nearby satellites, dramatically reducing the time needed to get a GPS fix.

# 11:26 pm / agps, cellid, gps, location, mobile, nokia

VMware Fusion Review (via) It looks like VMware are finally catching up with Parallels.

# 11:49 pm / osx, parallels, virtualization, vmware