Police Can Search Cell Phones Without Warrants
I wish I had mod points for you! :D
Build a BoxeeBox and Wean Yourself From Cable
If we're talking about CPU issues with one service and not on the other, with the same resolution, we're not looking at a Boxee problem as much as we are a codec issue.
Rendering in HD is a very expensive process for a CPU, especially an H.264 codec. Standard file compression rules apply - the more an item is compressed, the more CPU cycles needed to decompress.
Athletes' Brains Reveal Concussion Damage
The NHL has taken special attention to 'head shots' this year and the injuries that go with. There's a handful of guys - Eric Lindros being the most prominent - who lost a great deal of playing time from getting their bell rung.
Rough story about Everett. I just read about some of the stuff he's done since, including completing his MBA. He actually never played with St. Louis, though - the Rams didn't move there until 1995.
As far as franchise players and their value, I imagine a guy like Peyton Manning or Tom Brady, or starting MLB pitchers are probably worth close to $800M-1B now given the TV, merchandise, ticket, etc. revenue generated. It's reflected in the contracts they're getting; $25M isn't unprecedented for a season in the MLB, and over 15 years would get you up to $375M in their career. So, yeah - there's a huge benefit in further research.
Adobe To Open Real-Time Messaging Protocol
how they made that backwards 'D' in Abobe.
Why Microsoft Won't Have Blu-ray on the Xbox
This is simply not correct. Microsoft's share was purchased by Vector Capital acquired Microsoft's share, before buying the company outright.