Dell and Baidu Introduce a Smartphone With Forked Version of Android
I agree with you that "China == bad" is not always true. But how do you explain the 80% market share of Baidu? In China, you can't do big business without kowtow to the government. That's a reason for that bullshit to exists. And that's a way to get rid of those bullshit: lift your hands off the people and let them have the freedom. By the way, I am Chinese.
What Can I Do About Book Pirates?
People in China needs piracy and illegal copies to learn what we learned. Without piracy (of books, of movies, of news clips, of everything), they don't even know what's outside their home --- because everything "legal" is censored.
AMD Phenom II Overclocked To 6.5GHz
-273C is absolute zero, -242C is not.
The Death of Nearly All Software Patents?
If you read TFA closely to the end, you'll see that somehow two connected computers constitutes a "particular machine", where one does not.
Wait a second....can you tell me what is a computer? I am typing on my MacBook Pro which has a Core2Duo processor with two cores, each core has its own logic circuit and some caching memory. So I am using one computer or two connected computers?