Interviews: Ask James Randi About Investigating the Truth
Someone please mod the parent up.
Most of the frauds have seemed pretty harmless, but there is potential here for serious damage too, I'd like to know what some of those are.
Hurricane Sandy Nears East Coast
Google has launched a crisis map showing rainfall, active emergency shelters and quite a bit of other info.
An Overview of the Do Not Track Debate
As I remember it, things were expanding quite quickly even before every little click was tracked. I imagine things might slow down with Do-Not-Track, but they will keep growing.
S. Carolina Supreme Court: Leaving Email In the Cloud Isn't Electronic Storage
"...yet another reason why the Supreme Court (and/or Congress) should take up the issue of the Stored Communications Act."
I agree that this should be taken up and clarified in law, I'm just not so sure Congress is up to doing it right.
Is my skepticism showing through??
America's Turn From Science, a Danger For Democracy
The source I show for that quote is actually Bob Edwards? http://www.quotationspage.com/quotes/Bob_Edwards/
I've also seen it reference in Bloom County
Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Spammers You Know?
When I have been able to get a specific mailing address I have been successful in getting this method to work before, it does take persistence and the correct wording (I've found the phrase "any further emails means you accept my billing rates and practices" or something similar works pretty good).
I've used this practice to get unwanted 'free' local newspapers discontinued as well.
Apple Targeting Business World for the iPhone
I may be mistaken in this because I'm a little out of date on the topic, but...
If Apple wants iPhone to become a 'standard business tool' ... it seems like they would open the phone up to working on other networks other than AT&T.
Why would I as a business user switch to AT&T (as opposed to paying to have my iPhone hacked and potentially bricked) just for the latest toy?