Monday, May 18, 2009

Cannabis may help the war on cancer


Some work of a friend of mine (Dr Liu) hit metro's front page a while back!

Genetic test in three years to detect prostate cancer | Science | The Guardian


This is a newspaper article on some work that some colleagues of mine have done.

Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Football dataset

Here are some links that might help get a good premiership football result dataset:
The Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation.
Strathesk

Friday, May 01, 2009

Free Online Backup, File and Folder Sync, Share & Storage for Windows, Mac, and Linux - SpiderOak.com


This looks like an interesting alternative to dropbox.

Free Online Backup, File and Folder Sync, Share & Storage for Windows, Mac, and Linux - SpiderOak.com:
"SpiderOak provides an easy, secure and consolidated free online backup, sync, sharing, access & storage solution for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux (Ubuntu, Debian & Fedora)

* Access all your data in one de-duplicated location
* Configurable multi-platform synchronization
* Preserve all historical versions & deleted files
* Share folders instantly in web ShareRooms w / RSS
* Retrieve files from any internet-connected device
* Comprehensive 'zero-knowledge' data encryption
* 2 GBs Free / $10 per 100 GBs / Unlimited devices"