Simon Willison’s Weblog


Saturday, 26th May 2007

WiFi Hotspots in Oxford. The best list I’ve found, but that’s not saying a lot.

# 9:46 am / oxford, wifi

Oxford on hotspotr. Nicely designed community WiFi hotspot site. Only lists two for Oxford at the moment; I plan to add more as I confirm them.

# 9:47 am / hotspotr, oxford, wifi

Category Free Wifi on The Oxford Guide (via) More hotspots, this time with RDF, Atom and RSS feeds.

# 9:51 am / oxford, theoxfordguide, wifi

The Oxford Guide free WiFi plotted on Google Maps. The guide offers a geocoded Atom feed which can be directly plotted on a Google Map.

# 9:55 am / google, google-maps, oxford, theoxfordguide, wifi

Wi-Fi Wants To Kill Your Children. Ben Goldacre tears the ridiculous Panorama WiFi episode to pieces.

# 10:12 pm / badscience, ben-goldacre, panorama, wifi

Now if WS-* technologies wants to own the niche of one proprietary platform technology talking to another in a homogeneous, closed environment...who cares? Good riddance I say. Just keep that shit off the Web.

Dare Obasanjo

# 10:23 pm / dare-obasanjo, web-services, ws-star