On Wednesday, the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Internet is planning a hearing on “the accuracy and integrity of the whois database,” which includes information about domain-name owners.
“It’s really important that it’s decentralized so people can tell their own stories,” said Spike. “We get to report these stories before any mainstream media do. We break the news, and they pick it up.”
The camera would go on to be so popular, however, that Hulcher was able to quit his job at NACA and open his own business in 1954. Various models of the camera were built, including one that pushed the speed up to 75 fps. Eventually the company started producing cameras that shot 35mm film, and that’s when they reached the 100 fps mark.
In contrast, the study showed that out of 42 Canadian embassy sites abroad, about two-thirds contained the language of the host country.
“This place is a Victorian steampunk internet,” the library’s David Riordan told me when I visited last month. Riordan is a project manager for NYPL Labs, a technology and design unit created in 2011 to boost the library’s presence on the actual internet. The goal is to move beyond simply scanning the library’s collections and putting them online, says NYPL Labs manager Ben Vershbow. “We want to put these materials into all sorts of conversations that the digital medium makes possible.”
KAMPALA – Dogged by images of war and shut out of world markets by what they call “rich world protectionism,” African countries say they are struggling to make their voices heard in the global marketplace for investment dollars.
As BusTime has spread, so has customer satisfaction. Last year a record 73 percent of riders said they were satisfied with the service for the fare they paid, and this year 56 percent of riders surveyed said they were satisfied with knowing how far away the next bus was, up from 48 percent in 2012.
“It’s one thing to go to a university and point out that there are these problems,” Hailey said. “It’s another thing to start character assassination.”
My favourites: All The Strange, Strange Creatures (Series 3), Boe (Gridlock),This is Gallifrey: Our Childhood. Our Home (Last of The Timelords), Song of Freedom (Journey’s End), Doomsday (Doomsday), I am The Doctor (Various), Madame De Pompadour (The Girl in The Fireplace), Amy in The TARDIS (The Eleventh Hour)
“We want to take care of the people, (and show that) if something went wrong, we could deal with this and we’ll be there,” said Bremner. “But this is real life, good things happen and bad things happen.”