Tidbits :: Monday May 17, 2010

Paul Davies in the NYTimes on The Aliens Among Us
O’Reilly Radar on Mobile operating systems and browsers are headed in opposite directions : “No single operating system has more than 50 percent marketshare. There are seven operating systems being tracked and even within operating systems there are fragmentation concerns. …By contrast, the mobile web is converging on HTML5 and WebKit.”
Bored Panda on the 50 Most Extraordinary Churches. Number 5 is in Huntington Beach, but from a Google Search I just ran, it appears that a fight between the church and the City in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has landed the church over at a Christian school rather than in the old Shell building.