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RIAA loses in file sharing case

RIAA loses in file sharing case

Female power > RIAA. Nice.

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Cybercrooks turn to hacking many applications (USA Today)

USATODAY.com – Cybercrooks turn to hacking many applications

Time to come out of smug mode, apple fanatics.

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An Open Letter to Linda Lay, Kenneth Lay’s Widow – By Mike Gallagher

Townhall.com::An Open Letter to Linda Lay, Kenneth Lay’s Widow:::By Mike Gallagher

A well written tribute. I think the reason why liberals can’t stand successful people is because the vast majority of them will never make it, at least not without cheating the government out of large sums of money first anyways.

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Life without Windows

Philippine News — Manila Standard Today — Life without Windows — june27_2006

Congrats to Mr. Wong, but OS X still beats linux by miles. As long as Adobe does not release software for linux, Macs will be worth their cost any day.

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Will Canada be the first cashless society?

Will Canada be the first cashless society?

I’ll make sure to send PM Harper a letter to let him know I’m laughing at Canada over the Internet when they get hit by some massive storm or terrorist attack. They may think they’re “all that and a bag of crisps” but they’re still loonies to me.

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Computers break down less often: survey

Computers break down less often: survey – Yahoo! News

“one in every six new notebooks still needs to be repaired within a year after purchase, a survey found on Tuesday”

Congrats Reuters, you get my Captain Obvious award for this week. I could have told you about crummy laptops years ago.

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Nokia to stop making CDMA phones

Nokia to stop making CDMA phones – Yahoo! News

What will be Nokia’s loss will be Motorola’s gain. Why they would forgo so much of their profit from the US market is a mistery.

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These hacks won’t leave you up in the air

These hacks won’t leave you up in the air – Business – insider.washingtontimes.com

One step closer to the flying car, nice.

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Work surfing habits

Web Filtering, Web Security, Filtering Software – Websense, Inc.

There’s one crucial factor the researchers missed: Women’s tendency to chat incessantly about irrelevant topics both amongst themselves and on the phone.

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Economic sabotage with a union label by Carl Horowitz

Townhall.com :: Columns :: Economic sabotage with a union label by Carl Horowitz – May 13, 2006

Looks like it’s those union terrorists who should be run into the ground and sued.

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The Five Most Common Lies in Business

The Five Most Common Lies in Business

Lie: “We judge people by their performance.”

Truth: “I judge your performance based on how much I like you.”

B.S. Detector: “Why do most people who keep their jobs keep them?” LaFontaine asks. “Because the people they work for like them. And you get fired when the people you work for don’t like you anymore.

This one is so true. (And I should know.)