PicoChess 0.43 released

This is just a short hint for all fans of chess programs. PicoChess 0.43 has been released. Announced by J. Precour from ascent ag. If you are interested in chess and picochess, please visit PicoChess by LocutusOfPenguin. Home of a dedicated chess computer based on tiny ARM computers in conjunction with the DGT e-board. Go on. Chess rulez! 🙂

Annular Solar Eclipse on Sunday, May 20th 2012

On Sunday, May 20th 2012, people in a narrow strip from Japan to the western United States will be able to see an annular solar eclipse, the first in 18 years. The moon will cover as much as 94% of the sun. An Annular Solar Eclipse is different from a Total Solar Eclipse, when the moon covers the entire sun.
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The story behind Planet Sun

Some words about history of Planet Sun. For round about six years Planet Sun has been an aggregation of public weblogs written by employees of Sun Microsystems. Though it never was a product or publication of Sun Microsystems itself. The website was powered by Planet and run by David Edmondson. On 01 Mar 2010 David decided to shut down Planet Sun, as Sun Microsystems did no longer exist – it’s now a subsidiary of Oracle. Btw, at planets.sun.com you will find Oracle Planets, perhaps you’ll find some interesting news or information there.

Hello test world!

Ok. This is a simple test. Normally it would be a warm welcome post, but now its just a test. It has been the first wordpress post, the hello world post. And should have been edited or deleted long before. We started blogging some years ago. And now here is a ascent test blog entry. That’s all.

Let’s save our planet. Renewable energy is the future. Nature is everything.