In The News

Comparing today’s news with yesterday’s, and trying to make sense of it all.

HP Plans To Discontinue Touchpad

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 18, 2011 HP reported that it would discontinue operations for webOS devices, specifically the TouchPad and webOS phones. HP will continue to explore options to optimize the value of webOS software going forward. HP announced preliminary [...]

Protecting Children Or Spy Bill?

The Protecting Children from Internet Pornographers Act of 2011 (H.R. 1981) will require ISP companies to store internet data for up to a year. The proposition is that the act would protect children from pornographers. The House panel has already [...]

Eliminate Fear With Surgery

Certain stimulus can produce fear even in the bravest of people. In a circumstance where one might experience what is known as fear conditioning, the stimulus would produce a response within the body. This expression of fear would trigger a [...]

Multitasking At The Mall

[Uploaded Jan 14, 2011] It’s probably not a very good idea to text and walk at the same time. Especially if there are security cameras nearby to record your fall. A woman fell into a fountain while walking and texting [...]