White House Wants Devastating Cuts To NASA's Mars Exploration
Because who needs progress in science?
Music Industry Sues Irish Government For Piracy
I find it interesting how this is rated Funny, but seeing their history as ridiculous as it is, I'm more inclined to get angry than laugh at this.
It's good to see people still have a sense of humor about the subject.
Dutch Court Forces ISPs To Block the Pirate Bay
It is also supposed that this is a discriminatory accusation (why only 2 ISP's?), so this could be reconsidered by the judge. Though this could very well be a worse thing if they decide to ban it across all ISP's.
Doesn't change the fact that this has passed, and in 10 days I won't be seeing The Pirate Bay anymore :(
Supreme Court Legitimizing Medical Patents?
All I can hope is that medical establishments EVERYWHERE (including insurance companies) tell these people to fuck the hell off and stonewall them into bankruptcy while blacklisting every product and service they use to hasten the process.
My hope is with you, buddy. Except I fear that whenever money is involved, ethics, humanitarianism and other socially awesome things go out the window.
Red Cross Debates If Virtual Killing Violates International Humanitarian Law
Sounds like Christopher Hitchens...
Ask Slashdot: What To Do With Spammers You Know?
And never, ever, ever click unsubscribe from anyone but the most reputable companies. It lets the spammers know that someone at that address actually reads those emails, and they don't mind sharing it with their sister companies.
Same goes with loading images from the email. Always have image loading turned off by default if you don't want the sender to get any information back from you.
Comet May Have Missed Earth By a Few hundred Kilometers
You probably don't want to read up on the Andromeda galaxy and earth's trajectory then ;)
Space Station To Get HD Streaming Video Camera
Better start getting in line for tickets.
Block major labels off the internet
Except for the fact that it's only in german.
WikiLeaks App Removed From Apple Store
Apparently this was because the app asked for donations.