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17 January 2007

News from the Net

Fish enzymes that kill the Bird Flu?

I didn't even know Sega was still making Dreamcast games. Or at least, they were.

Political riots in SecondLife?

Germany tries to get the EU to ban violent videogames. Guess Germans aren't as hardcore as we thought, eh?

Does your blog get more than 500 readers? If so, the government wants you to register with them as a Lobbyist. And what if it is Senate Bill S.1 we are fighting against?

Pharmacom doesn't want to produce the cancer vaccine because they won't make a profit. What a shocker.

Here's some info on the Navy's rail gun.

OpenSolaris to soon have the Stink of Evil upon it.

Methane rockets appear to be a success.

Hard drives get faster -- 15000 rpms.

Upon on Netscape breaking RSS. They have fixed it - until July 1st when they publicly break it on purpose.

Quote from here:
In the first movie, "Stargate: The Ark of Truth" will bring a conclusion to the primary storyline of the past two seasons of the SG-1 television series. More thrills and action-packed scenes are planned for this special event movie, which will be directed by Cooper. The suspense will end as fans will see the conclusion of the epic Ori saga.

In the second movie, "Stargate: Continuum" the SG-1 team is now free to embark on new and exciting adventures throughout the endless Stargate universe.

Flash player available for Linux.

Thanks to a Google employee, OSX now has NTFS support.

NASA to be cutting Earth observation... as least publicly....

Largest Twin Primes so far...

Worried about your li-ion battery exploding? Maybe try these instead... in a few years...