The Key To Astronomy Has Often Been Serendipity
The harder I work, the luckier I get. --Samuel Goldwyn
The Perl 6 Advent Calendar
A Perl Monks poster has collected the address of 5 different Perl(-related) advent calendars:
As he says, a "great tradition".
7-inch Android Netbook From GNB
Taekwindow can solve that problem on Windows.
China Moving to Real Name Registrations for Blogs
So, they are considering requiring bloggers to register their surname, ID (national ID, work ID or passport), e-mail and phone number. Sounds like they want a quick way to contact you in case anything "dangerous" appears on your weblog.
This is getting a lot of press in China, especially online. You can join in the discussion in Chinese on the QQ BBS (QQ is the top website in China by some counts; an ICQ-era relic, but still going strong), which set up a special feature page with news, and editorial viewpoints for and against the measures under discussion: