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Submission + - Lake Vostok reached! ( 1

Cyberax writes: Today the Antarctic underground lake Vostok has been reached by Russian scientists.

The water samples were gathered, however further exploration of the lake will continue in 2013-2014.


Submission + - Nokia sells out to Microsoft (

Cyberax writes: What we feared has just happened:

Nokia and Microsoft announce plans for a broad strategic partnership to build a new global ecosystem: ...
- Nokia would adopt Windows Phone as its principal smartphone strategy, innovating on top of the platform in areas such as imaging, where Nokia is a market leader.
- Nokia would help drive the future of Windows Phone. Nokia would contribute its expertise on hardware design, language support, and help bring Windows Phone to a larger range of price points, market segments and geographies.

Submission + - DNSSec is being deployed to the root zone. (

Cyberax writes: Yesterday the final root key ceremony had been successfully conducted: (alas, I can't find a record of its stream).

So DNSSec is just about to be deployed to the root zone. Right now it serves Deliberately Unvalidatable Root Zone (DURZ). In a few hours it's about to be changed ( has a countdown)!

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