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02 April 2007

News from the Net

HR 811 looks like a pretty good idea... except the fact that it bans the use of the Internet, which was one of the primary mechanism of my idea.

Ok, the quote is kinda funny: in the weeks following its announcement to adopt Oracle Linux, upset Linux enthusiasts phoned, e-mailed and wrote about the company online to complain at the decision. "People called us out of the blue to tell us we were idiots,"

Oh look, they finally listen. Children showed no change in behavior due to violent video games. Huh, who'd a thunk?

America gets Swedish government to break the law.

Sega stops repair service for Dreamcast and Saturn, even though new games were released this year.

Are you a Type O donor? No? Well, you will be now.

Canada wants control or blockage of US Sites (like YouTube). How about this -- those of you who don't like our broadcast can just not type in our addresses? How's that? Everyone happy?

I haven't tried Guitar Hero, but for those of you who have, you may enjoy this.

Planning on buying an XBox360 to play HD DVD? Good luck, it appears not to work.

So now that someone has patented the GWT concept right from under Google, you think they will buy them out or rip them a new one in court?

It appears that the WTO sides with Antigua against the United States (in regards to online gambling)... Can I have my Texas Hold'em back now?

And this is why everything on the Internet should be decentralized.

A science fair project exposes lies about a drinks contents.