The U.N.'s Push for Power Over the Internet
Well, the bucketloads of communication, imaging and video standards ought to account for some fame right?
Irish Judge Orders 13-Year-Old To Surrender Xbox
is what the kid should have said. He'd know how it'd feel if something really valued was taken away from him...
Chrome May Drop the URL Bar
and Chrome will fetch it for you through the tubes...
It's not like Google hasn't done this before.
Hard-to-Read Fonts Improve Learning
you'll be called a dingbat.
Developers Fork Mandriva Linux, Creating Mageia
The world could use one more distro.
VISA Pulls Plug On ePassporte, Porn Webmasters
This movie, I've to watch.
Intel Buys McAfee
Intel was trying to develop a solution to enable Protected Execution.
A hardware mechanism against attacks by software.
A large chunk of that $7.7billion might be a talent acquisition to go ahead in this field.
Enterprise security might be a good field, since Intel already has the user base in the form of installed hardware, and a near monopoly.
Mozilla Plans Fix For Critical Firefox Vulnerability In Next Release
Also if this was IE, browser fanboys would take the flamebait oh-so-quickly. Every browser has its own issues. Deal with it.
Google To Pay $500 For Bugs Found In Chromium
1. Tie up with some of the coders behind chromium.
2. Ask them to insert clever, high-impact bugs.
3. report the exploit.
4. Collect $1337
Control Your Apps Without Your Finger
And the YMCA dance will be used to control apps now.
Measuring Real Time Public Opinion With Twitter
'"Twitter is a reflection of what people are interested in right now,"
The world needs to know about #MrsSlocombesPussy, um, like, RIGHT NOW.
Cell Phone Tracking Reveals Users' Habits
Ah. I should have clarified. I didn't read it on slashdot, of course [ I thought that'd be obvious. But I should have realized that there are trolls around]
So here's where I read this article. Three days earlier.
The online edition of the well-known scientific journal. And this was on June 4th.
@ somersault : How did you guess?...