Science, Technology, Natural History Museums?
In Chicago there is also the Shedd aquarium, and the Adler Planetarium, Lincoln park and Brookfield zoos.
Can fill up a week no problem.
Why Do We Name Servers the Way We Do?
Has enough for a good size network, and there is enough other information available and known. For example you can make a range of computers and the services based on element type, class, etc. Make the noble gasses firewalls, and the metals servers for example.
Toshiba To OEM Laptops With OpenSolaris
This is kind of a BS argument, in that other than the kernel what is different between the two? Both Linux and Opensolaris run the same open source desktop, and applications.
SoHo NAS With Good Network Throughput?
The computer your currently using, then you can get a better one!
Solaris and ZFS do wonders making PC's into NAS servers.
Samsung Mass Produces Fast 256GB SSDs
I believe the technical term is "your left testicle", but as its somewhat impolite, thats why its not quoted.
Designing a Patent-Incentive Program?
Hold a fancy formal dinner each year. So that the wife/so can get dressed up and party. Have previous years winners also attend.
The company I did some work for, does this, and it is looked forward to all year by the engineering crowd, the usual recepients. Of course, being a large fortune 500 firm, they had lots of patents and people involved.
It was like another mark of achievement, making it into the patent ball.