Answer: Nothing. It’s free. All they had to do was put a # sign before the word “flotilla,” or “freedomflotilla” and everyone that follows them on Twitter automatically sees it, and can re-tweet and reply to the original message if they so wish. In the days leading up to the Free Gaza raid, #Flotilla, #Gazaflotilla, and #Freedomflotilla rose dramatically in Twitter’s popularity ranks. Now, with the added element of violence and death, and the increased media attention to the story, these Twitter trends are only spiking further.
Meanwhile, romance writer Marjorie M. Liu is currently writing Marvel’s Dark Wolverine.
Benjamin Satterfield: It’s sort of like Fandango, but for concerts instead of movies. It’s geared towards music lovers, and it tells you what’s going on, and where.
Named as defendants were NinjaHacker’s webmaster, Mike Greiling of Eden Prairie, Minnesota, and Will Glynn of Davie, Florida, who provided Greiling with hosting services.
Many of the more than 50 internal documents in the dump were labeled “confidential,” including a spreadsheet of legal claims against the network, job offer letters to several top executives, slides discussing future technology plans and a list of 37,977 emails called “Richard’s Contact list,” an apparent reference to Plepler.
Boomerang for System 6 ushered in full-featured open and save dialog boxes, and James Walker’s Dialog View added color icons to dialog boxes in System 7.
One poster from each of the visual arts, literary arts, architecture and graphic design categories will be posted on the street and distributed at a selection of public forums from February through March. Eventually, all 50 artist submissions will be downloadable from the Creative Time website.
After a successful pilot that caused enough people in the UK to petition the BBC, Being Human is running a six part series on on BBC Three. In the tradition of Dr.Who and Torchwood, writer and actor, Toby Whithouse (who has written for both Dr.Who and Torchwood) has created a contemporary sci-fi drama that takes a Vampire, a Werewolf and a Ghost and puts them together in a share house.
But as I said, I am more of a silence lover, and the place I miss it the most is in the sky. Which is why I gave them a try during four three-hour flights, and the feeling was just unbelievable. All this background noise, from passengers chats, air conditioning, jet engines and other background vibration, simply flattened and left me with my thoughts…
Although Makeblock sells its own motors and servos – or servomechanisms, which provide control over robotics – the idea is to make it possible to build stuff using just about any part you need. “If a good solution exists, we will integrate it into Makeblock platform,” Wang says. “If no good solutions exist for a problem, we will make our own solution.”
Project members who analyzed the turtle’s final signals believe it may have been trapped by poachers or caught in a fishing net.
“We will be looking closely into this matter over the next few days, as we hold discussions with eBay and help resolve user complaints.”
Today, FEMA still spends tens of millions on its continuity programs—the unclassified portion of that budget is around $50 million a year. Mount Weather, whose annual operating costs are more than $30 million a year, is in the midst of what FEMA calls “a significant infrastructure upgrade to replace old infrastructure, correct life/safety items, upgrade IT, and develop a more resilient facility capable of supporting 21st century technology and current federal departments and agencies requirements.” The modern successor to the Emergency Broadcast System, known as IPAWS, last year saw $1.5 million in upgrades for the broadcasting facilities at WLS AM-890, Chicago’s big talk radio station and one of the designated “Presidential Entry Points” for FEMA’s emergency messages. The upgrade is designed to protect the commercial station against an electromagnetic pulse. It is just one part of FEMA’s nationwide broadcast network, which it promises can “reach and communicate with over 90 percent of the US population under all operating environments.”
A U.K. soccer site, Football365, has been doing a roaring trade in al-Safah T-shirts that read, “We are in control.”
The PPC will democratize Internet access in Brazil, said Raphael Mandarino, a users’ representative at CG,which is the administrative committee for the Internet in Brazil.
FaceTime is a seamless, straight-out-of-the-box video calling solution. Members of my wife’s family switched from the Android platform to iOS to use FaceTime because, well, “it just works.” You look up a contact on your iPhone, and there’s the option to make a FaceTime call listed right next to the voice and texting options.
An anonymous source sent an e-mail to Wired News Wednesday outlining the attack on Earthlink. The e-mail detailed the areas of the network that were allegedly penetrated and said that once they got into the system, the crackers created a “backdoor,” or security hole that circumvents a system’s normal security controls.
The Casual Courier also helps customers share space in shipping containers, and offers an AirSitter service that facilitates help for special-needs travelers.
The Lytro is ideal for the photographer that has everything and travelers looking for unique landscapes and plant closeups. I should also mention that the interface for the editor is great, too! Intuitive and easy to use. It’s not going to replace your current camera, but it’ll definitely give you a new perspective on photography.
I feel because it is my image I do own some copyright interest in it. My permission was given to Fox News, not to 10 Zen Monkeys.