Amazon Wants To Replace Tape With Slow But Cheap Off-Site "Glacier" Storage
Do you have to submit a properly-formatted JCL card to get your data back?
Researchers Demonstrate Quantum Levitation
Excatly! Even the superconductor itself is YBCuO, which has been well known since 1986. It's the first "Type 2" superconductor to have been discovered.
It may be the first high-temperature superconductor discovered. Type II superconductors go back to the 1930s. (I worked with Nb3Sn samples when I had a summer job at Gulf General Atomic in 1969.)
US Supreme Court: Video Games Qualify For First Amendment
Note that the "reasoning" of Thomas was that the original view of the First Amendment at the time the Bill of Rights was enacted "does not include a right to speak to minors (or a right of minors to access speech) without going through the minors' parents or guardians."
Microsoft Patents Foot Computing
Surely it's a Foot-operated User Device (FUD)?
Where Does IT Fall Within Your Organization?
Come on! You work in IT. That is 9.81ms^-1
Exactly right, although if you worked in the physics department you'd know it was 9.81ms^-2.
AT&T Dropping Usenet Netnews; Low-Cost Alternatives?
Depends entirely on the individual. There are several newsgroups I personally find worthwhile, and I much prefer dealihg with them through a regular newsgroup client. When Roadrunner dropped netnews last year I went with individual.net - 10 Euros/year - and have been quite satisfied. YMMV.
Sci-Fi Books For Pre-Teens?
579 replies and nobody has mentioned Andre Norton?