Category: General

Thu, 02 Jan 2003 15:39:57 GMT

Mac OS X Forensics Paper posted [The Macintosh News Network] this could be handy

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Thu, 02 Jan 2003 15:32:19 GMT

Citizen! Step away from the beer!. SWAT tactics being used to combat public drunkenness in Fairfax County, Virginia. Go to a bar or restaurant and risk being “escorted” outside by teams police in full riot gear, given a sobriety test, and arrested if you've had more than a drink or two in under an hour. […]

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Thu, 02 Jan 2003 15:21:02 GMT

Professors Vie With Web for Class's Attention. As universities rush to install wireless networks, professors say the technology poses a growing challenge for them: retaining their students' attention. By John Schwartz. [New York Times: Technology] This is why I support completely online education for many classes, with perhaps only f2f tutorials for the finer points. […]

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Thu, 02 Jan 2003 15:15:04 GMT

An Assistant That Knows the Real You. Carrying vital information you cannot afford to leak? Hewlett-Packard's new iPAQ Pocket PC h5450 is not merely as powerful as its competitors (with 64 megabytes of memory and a 400-megahertz Intel processor), enabled with the short-range wireless technology Bluetooth and Wi-Fi-ready. It is the first hand-held organizer with […]

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marx's legacy in the economist

this should be fun.. most people have no significant idea of what marx really said, and why it will always be applicable.

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Wed, 01 Jan 2003 13:56:56 GMT

Happy 20th Anniversary, Internet!. Happy 20th Anniversary, Internet! We ought not to let pass unnoticed the… 20th anniversary of the Internet. The most logical date of origin of the Internet is January 1, 1983, when the ARPANET officially switched from the NCP protocol to TCP/IP. Where were you two decades ago on this date? And […]

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Wed, 01 Jan 2003 13:53:32 GMT

what do you call a dept. or section that has over a period of years or under reorganization managed to end up with everything that was whittled away to 1 person or 2 person jobs previously? in the past, i've heard it called 'island of broken toys”, but i was thinking that 'department of nobody […]

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Tue, 31 Dec 2002 13:43:32 GMT

Lessig “Where is the political party that demands respect for principles that I thought were fundamental.” [Scripting News] It must be time to hand out copies of Nietszche again, because some people still seem to think that principles are fixed and not mere functions of transvaluation… Lessig though has some points in his short essay […]

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Mon, 30 Dec 2002 15:12:44 GMT

April debut for online Star Wars. A date is set for the release of the long-awaited online game, Star Wars Galaxies – plus other gaming news. [BBC News | Technology | UK Edition] You have to love game announcements, this one has 4, makes one think about the audience for the announcement overall. Though i […]

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