Thursday, May 7, 2009

Open(?) Mobile Alliance

Open Mobile Alliance requires a paid membership to access most of their technical documentation.

Yes, I know there is a difference between open and free.

But WAP is sinking - trying to keep the documentation secret, surely doesn't help.

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Phishy Apple

Downloading Quicktime from redirects me to some subdomain of does not exist, does not have an IP. It is owned by Akamai - is that supposed to be good enough for me to open the firewall?

Apple downloads should come from the domain - anything else smells too phishy.

Monday, May 4, 2009

Xerox committed to PDF/A ?

Googling for Xerox and PDF/A (archive safe PDF) I found XML or PDF-A for archiving ?

But is Xerox committed to PDF/A? I do have one PDF from a Xerox scanner, failing with Header is not followed by four byte sequence with values greater 127.