Archives for November 19, 2009

JPEG vs PNG

A zillion funny computer images are here.

New way to back up files?

Send an email to yourself in the future! This service allows you to send an email to yourself in the future. This is a little like an assignment my daughter was given this year in school: A letter to yourself that you are then forced to open and read when you are a Senior. Only…

An Icelandic firm that offers private DNA testing to customers has filed for bankruptcy in the U.S., raising privacy concerns about the fate of customer DNA samples and records, according to the Times of London. DeCODE Genetics, a genetics research firm, began offering personalized DNA testing through its deCODEme website two years ago. A customer…

Captain Disillusion

… overflowing from the room with the stage. Every chair in the bar area had one or two people standing on it, as did most of the tables. … models moved a couple at a time out onto the open stage, walked around and sometimes did things to make the crowd laugh or scream ……

According to an Australian Australian Senator Nick Zenophon.