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Submission + - Firefox 4 Beta 11 By Early Next Week, Beta 12 Conf (

An anonymous reader writes: Mozilla team is all set to release Firefox 4.0 Beta 11 by early next week. And it is extending its beta branch to Beta 12. Maybe Firefox 4 first Relea

Submission + - Google Earth as a game engine for ship simulation ( 1

dinther writes: "Today the program "Ships" has been released. "Ships" is a significant program because it is the first serious application that uses Google Earth as a game engine. In "Ships" you take control of a a selection of ships and drive them around the world (If you have that much time) Building games around Google Earth is now viable thanks to the ever increasing detail in Google Earth. Technically the Google Earth browser plugin has proven to be quite a capable platform to work with. Go and check out this review or try it yourself here"

Thus spake the master programmer: "Time for you to leave." -- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"