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Journal: Microsoft buys ciao.com to boost e-shopping search

Journal by Mistshadow2k4

From the article: "Microsoft has agreed to buy Greenfield Online, owner of popular European price comparison website ciao.com, for about $486 million to boost its Internet search and e-commerce business in Europe."

Microsoft has tried to buy their way into online success before; will this one be the charm?

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Journal: T-rex blood found

Journal by Mistshadow2k4
Soft tissue in dinosaur fossils found - but we're not ready to build Jurassic Park just yet. Interestingly, this raises questions about the decay process as it is understood by paleontologists, as it has been long believed that soft tissues could not be preserved for millions of years inside fossils. Schweitzer's work also has implications in the hunt for life elsewhere in the solar system.

Is it possible that software is not like anything else, that it is meant to be discarded: that the whole point is to always see it as a soap bubble?

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