Google acqcuired Sketchup

@Last, the company behind the easy-to-use 3D software Sketchup, was acquired by Google today. This is actually not very surprising. Sketchup is so far the only widespread, low-cost, commercially available tool to create 3D structures for Google Earth. There’s actually quite a lot of people who buy Sketchup for this sole purpose. However the guys … [Read more…]

Firefox Extensions

I had some issues with Firefox extensions before, but today I saw the finalists of the Extend Firefox Contest and was surprised and pleased to see that I am using two out of the three winning extensions – Reveal and WebDeveloper – myself. Still I experience some conflicts and the centralized bookmark handling doesn’t work … [Read more…]