Note: Sorry there was no 'News from the Net' yesterday. Had dental appointment, and medication induced sleep
Verizon and BellSouth claimed that they understood about consumer complaints, and were thus going to remove the Universal Service Fund fee from the DSL service charges. At the same time, they were going to add a new $1-$3 surcharge on DSL services, but were caught trying to rip off the consume by the FCC
Upset that Pluto is no longer considered a planet, 300 astronomers separately signed a petition saying they won't use the definition
Lockheed Martin won a contract to build the Orion, a crew exploration vehicle for Mars and the Moon
Ever wonder how a game company chooses their copy protection? Well, read to find out
They say that Firefox 2 has new features, but I am not seeing anything new
So you sent someone email and they say they never got it? That's probably because they use Comcast who actively blocks various ISPs
Sounds like the new version of Lego Mindstorms is a hit
If you would like a Textbook on Security Engineering, Wiley is finally allowing it to be posted online.
If your computer says that NTLDR can't be found, you may want to ensure that your hard drive is not on fire
Hmm, an Ultra-wideband Wireless Hub, with USB... I guess I can think of a few uses for that...
I wonder how much this 16GB USB flash drive will cost
Worried about your privacy? Maybe Browzar is right for you
Radio Shack introduces a new concept.... How long has it been since they have done that? What did they introduce? E-firing: They fired 400 workers via email
So what are you doing tomorrow? You could be watching the SMART-1 probe crash into the moon
Download or buy some porn with BDSM or other fetishes and spend 3 years in prison
You thought humans were a complex organism, right? Well, evidentally, no more so than a single-celled Tetrahymena thermophila
iTunes DRM has been cracked
|WILL POWER!||Got to get people to the moon before we put a base there.|
Posted by WILL POWER! on Fri Sep 01 01:18:00 PDT 2006
Hope things went well with the dentist.
Interesting news. I still consider Pluto a planet too.
Posted by SparrowHawk on Fri Sep 01 04:17:00 PDT 2006
|Malachi||Me too... though I remember in like 3rd grade, the school kept alternating between saying we had 9 and 10 planets...|
Besides, Bush probably thinks he is a planet and that the Sun revolves around him
Posted by Malachi on Fri Sep 01 04:46:00 PDT 2006
|Sarah||So, why ISN'T Pluto a planet???|
Posted by Sarah on Fri Sep 08 04:12:00 PDT 2006
|Malachi||Think it is mostly related to size.|
I guess size really does count ;)
Posted by Malachi on Fri Sep 08 05:15:00 PDT 2006