The day of the birth of the first person to live and eventually die without ever opening a real book got a little closer today. The venerable, dependable and well vetted Encyclopedia Britannica has announced their 2010 edition will be its last in print.
Congratulations for either surviving or completely forgetting the spring forward time change this weekend. Now that you've got the time, have you taken some to square away those other pesky things you should do twice a year?
There is so much injustice these days you've got to believe the government just hasn't had time to get around to the particular injustice affecting you. Unless that injustice is exorbitant e-book prices. Then Uncle Sam has your back.
Laser pointers are a lot of fun, provided you don't point it in an eye or try to hit a overflying airplane. But hitting the International Space Station is 100% OK, provided you communicate your intentions to an astronaut.
Maybe all those crazy and eccentric Doomsday Preppers on NatGeo are on to something. Scientist say there's a 1-in-8 chance earth will sustain a catastrophic solar megastorm by 2020. Thankfully these events are rare.
Google is so confident their Chrome browser is safe from your hacking attack they are offering up to $1 million dollars for anyone able to hack it. They've got cash prizes for Mozilla. And yes you can pick on Internet Explorer for cash too but there really is no fun shooting fish in a barrel.
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