FOIA Documents Detail iPods Overheating, Catching Fire
According to Apple in a statement:
"Apple is about innovation, this is a self destruct feature that
demanding consumers requested"
Anyone else want to take a ride on the "spin machine"?
Canadians Find Traffic Shaping "Reasonable"
"Pollsters found that most users fully understood how
important traffic lights are to proper traffic shaping"
Online Attack Hits US Government Web Sites
"and nothing of any value was lost"
Cellphones Increasingly Used As Evidence In Court
Looks like there are only 2 real choices here:
1. Don't use or carry cellphone
2. Don't break any laws
Was there anything I missed?
I bet you were pretty happy to hear this.
The marks on your skin that looked like sunspots...
turned out to be rings around Uranus!
Rhode Island Affiliates Banned From Amazon.com Sales
Glad to see a company taking a stand.
Time to order another book...
DHS To Kill Domestic Satellite Spying Program
Seems that I was taught, when the megolomaniacs speak
of what they are NOT going to do?
"First they deny it, then they do it!"
Univ. of Wisconsin's 30-Year-Old Payroll System Needs a $40 Million Fix
we can call it "The Looney-versity of Wisconsin".
Would be appropriate.
Open Source Car — 20 Year Lease, Free Fuel For Life
In the name of perpetual eco nonsense...
I dub thee:
Sony CEO Proposes "Guardrails For the Internet"
I am very fond of Sony equipment, their products have always performed to my expectations.
So it's a shame that the head the company can only see badness in the internet
Maybe he can talk the shareholders into producing...
Energy Star For Servers Falls Short
Putting "Energy Star" and "useful" in the same sentence?
FCC Reserves the Right To Search Your Home, Any Time
How 'bout we just get rid of the FCC?
Oh wait! All those important *cough* alphabet agencies...
how can we manage without them? *cough*
Stand back, sarcasm alert!
Law of Armed Conflict To Apply To Cyberwar
The US of A went from being total warmongering fucking idiots
to totally insane warmongering fucking idiots.
The Change is working already!
Shuttleworth Says Ubuntu Can't Just Be Windows
I am not a user or fan of Ubuntu but, Mr. Shuttleworth has summed it up perfectly.
Clap clap clap!
Push forward on the strengths that the Linux community has built.
It really is worth all the effort, getting the deserved respect is a good start.
New Speed Record Set For Wind-Powered Vehicles
Anyone else thinking how much this car blows??
German Police Raid Homes of Wikileaks.de Domain Owner
the "You're-A-Pee-On" Union...
Rights Groups Speak Out Against Phorm, UK Comm. Database
Whenever I see a story about internet and privacy, the same thought comes to mind.
The idea is brought up regularly on slash. Are we at the point that we need a type of DNS/ssl system put in place?
I mean, come on!, this IS slashdot people here??
Meh..GET OFF MY LAWN!!
What Filters Are Right For Kids?
If the OP is using a linux router/gateway machine, why not use something as simple as squid-guard?
Blacklists here: http://www.shallalist.de/
It allows for customization (trusted/untrusted) and seems to be very effective.
Wife of Harried Pirate Bay Witness Gets Buried in Internet Love
Those lovelorn geeks, at least we know their hearts are working as well as their fingers!