Mobilio, 31, was shot once in the head as he refueled his cruiser. He was the first officer ever killed in the line of duty in Red Bluff, a city of 13,500 near Sacramento. Some 2,500 people, including Gov. Gray Davis, attended a memorial Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 270,000 dogs are killed in California shelters each year. Animal rights advocates say the number of cats killed is much larger.
“The emergence of a national voice is something interesting to me,” she said. “Cinema really is the medium of storytelling in our society. Web films take us to the next level.”
The same weaknesses could also be exploited by an insider or someone who has gained physical access to a building. For example, if a hotel were using Crestron’s touch panels in every hotel room, an adversarial guest could theoretically turn them all into streaming webcams.
The first thing to plan, then, was shelving, the honeycomb infrastructure of my storage system. After several trips to the Ikea out near Tempelhof Airport, I decided the most elegant and flexible storage unit was a modular, stackable pine LP crate called Trissa.
“I would love to have ways to ensure people go into details, but we really can’t control that—that’s the way it is on the internet,” Touchard says. “I think our scoring, with its architecture, is a pretty good compromise, and it has the merit of existing.”
Circuit City set up a decibel meter where attendees competed to see who could yell “Circuit City” the loudest in exchange for (their soul and) various prizes.
OK, so maybe the music hasn’t really died in San Francisco. Another voice –- the Popular Noise Foundation – has chimed in as San Francisco musicians fight to retain and rebuild the arts community in the city.
The 31-year-old former star of TV comedy “That ’70s Show,” said he asked workers at his Katalyst Films if they would rather lose the Web or their TV, and they picked the latter. “I felt like that was a great indicator,” he said.
Cuban, who owns the Dallas Mavericks and Landmark Theatres movie chain, has been a vocal supporter of the deal, saying on Twitter and in published interviews that the combined company could be a counterweight to big digital companies like Facebook Inc, Apple Inc, Netflix Inc, Alphabet Inc, Amazon.com Inc and Snapchat Inc.
KD: One of my recent revelations involved an item called the Trick Baseball which is advertised to “bounce cockeyed, curve and dip!” I assumed it was based on the same principle as the trick cue ball, which is unevenly weighted. Once I finally tracked one down I realized that the irregular action occurs because one side of the ball is completely flat. It looks as though someone chopped off a massive chunk. So it may live up to the claims, but I always expected it to be a practical joke, and this couldn’t really fool anyone who got a good look at it.
But SchoolNetAfrica, the first African-run nonprofit organization focusing on educational technology, is doing just that.
For at least three years he has been posting his opinions, historical documents and exchanges with diplomats or Cambodian politicians. He abdicated in favor of his son Sihamoni last fall, and is in and out of the hospital, but the internet keeps him in the public eye in a style that may be unique on the world stage.
Tools like Nextdoor and Nixle, a text and e-mail alert system used by police, are not just altering the landscape of social networking. They’re also changing the ways cities across the U.S. ensure safety – helping residents look out for one another, helping cops make highly targeted disclosures and inquiries, and turning the tables on criminals who have long availed themselves of sophisticated communications systems and carefully plotted strategies. The change is being driven less by cutting-edge technology than by new demands for police transparency, by budget cuts, and by calls for greater efficiency and efficacy on the part of law enforcement.
Worse, there were “a lot of crazy people” in the Kremlin and Soviet military command, according to Vitalii Tsygichko, an analyst for the Soviet General Staff who was interviewed by the Pentagon. “I know many military people who look like normal people, but it was difficult to explain to them that waging nuclear war was not feasible. We had a lot of arguments in this respect. Unfortunately, as far as I know, there are a lot of stupid people both in NATO and our country.”
“We believe that the company or their PR agency is in a much better position to analyze themselves,” said CyberAlert’s Comcowich.
Ekeland was a burned out, hard-drinking lawyer trying to start his own firm. Five months earlier he had quit his $210,000-a-year job at one of the big boy global corporate law firms, where he had become intimately acquainted with Securities and Exchange Commission regulations and complex commercial litigation. Thus far, no clients had presented themselves. But the 42-year-old, sandy-haired, puffy-faced Ekeland aimed to change all that by winning over his elfin companion, an Arkansas native in town to stir up trouble at Zuccotti Park.
“Our most important protection against any kind of bias is that we publish our results,” van Heerden told Wired. “Any interested party can check the tracking charts of our audit. You can see the gravity and the kind of issues that our auditors have identified. Our results speak for themselves.”
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Get James Mitaronda talking about his latest takeover target – digital rights management firm Liquid Audio – and it becomes quite obvious that he has almost nothing nice to say about either the company or its directors.