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Submission + - Dark Energy not necessary after all?-> 1

ttnuagmada writes: 'Dark energy', which researchers have spent years trying to fathom, isn't necessary to explain our universe after all, according to a new solution to Einstein's theory of general relativity. This challenges the notion that dark energy makes up 76% of our universe, as many cosmologists believe.
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Submission + - REAL Software to launch REALbasic 2008 at Macworld->

Caron Ellis writes: "REAL Software, maker of REALbasic — a cross-platform development environment, will launch REALbasic 2008 Release 1 during Macworld.

The new version includes Introspection, which has been the No. 1 user requested feature for several years. Beta testers who have seen the new functionality are quite impressed.

REAL Software will be exhibiting at Macworld, Jan. 15-18 in San Francisco at Booth S-1338, and CEO Geoff Perlman is available for interviews both prior to and at the show.

To arrange an interview with Geoff Perlman contact:
Dana Mason, REAL Software Marketing Manager, pr@realsoftware.com
Caron Ellis, Lynott & Associates Senior Account Manager, caron@lynottpr.com

About REAL Software
REAL Software provides REALbasic, Cross-Platform That Really Works, for people who want to create and deliver cross-platform software for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. REALbasic is highly compatible with Visual Basic and includes a utility to help migrate Visual Basic applications cross-platform to Macintosh and Linux. REAL Software was founded in 1996 and is based in Austin, Texas. For more information visit www.realsoftware.com or call 512.328.7325."

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Enlightenment

Submission + - IT Office Space 1

An anonymous reader writes: Here's the story. My company is building a new office. As the local "IT Guy," I've been asked to design my new office from the ground up. If you were given the opportunity to design your dream office, what features would you include? What things would you try to avoid? I get to determine absolutely everything. The catch? I have to share my office space with all the network equipment. Just 4 standard racks, and all your basic telephone and network wiring. Can anyone help me get started? I have no idea where to even begin.

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