Lower Limit Found For Sudoku Puzzle Clues
Don't trouble yourself to read to the bottom of the story....
"McGuire says that his approach may pay off in other ways. The hitting-set idea that he developed for the proof has been used in papers on gene-sequencing analysis and cellular networks, and he looks forward to seeing if his algorithm can be usefully adapted by other researchers. “Hopefully this will stimulate more interest,” he says. "
The Mouse Vanishes
So instead of something with a level of feedback and spring to the buttons... I get to pay the same price and repeatedly tap my figure against the desk? ...
Facebook, Friend of Divorce Lawyers
"The vast majority of people today simply neither want nor understand privacy."
The vast majority of people sharing their information online do not want or understand privacy. ... self selecting sample isn't it?
Feds Push For Warrantless Cell Phone Tracking
Anonymous Troll writes:
"I guarantee if this were Bush wanting something similar, the left would be screaming bloody murder at the mere THOUGHT of it. "
... reading fundamentals works for me.
"Those claims have alarmed the ACLU and other civil liberties groups, which have opposed the Justice Department's request and plan to tell the U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia that Americans' privacy deserves more protection and judicial oversight than what the administration has proposed. "
Gasp! Shock! Amazement!
People who don't like something under one administration - might also not like it under another!
Hulu May Begin Charging For Video Content
And this will move people to other services like Fancast.com which also does commercials but less often and on my system at least without the insane jump in volume.
Digg Backs Down On DiggBar
"but the signal to noise ratio has been fading fast lately."
At least every few months someone is kind enough to post how much worse things are than when they first started.
Universal Remote's Days Are Numbered
Sounds great until I want to leave the house and someone else wants to watch TV... oh wait... you mean I need to buy a smart phone for everyone in the family?
Massive Increase in RIAA Copyright Notices
The material you are looking for via Ars:
Big content goes after colleges through funding bills
By John Timmer | Published: April 15, 2008 - 10:50PM CT
Full Text of HB4380
Higher Education Committee
1 (c) Each institution to which subsection (a) of this
2 Section applies shall, by January 15 of each year, report to
3 the Board either (i) that the institution has not received 10
4 or more legally valid notices of infringement within the
5 preceding year from owners of infringed works or their
6 authorized agents or (ii) a detailed description of the
7 reasonable efforts the institution has taken to install and
8 implement a technology-based deterrent system under
9 subdivision (2) of subsection (a) of this Section.