djp928 writes "HTC Corp said on Wednesday it filed a patent infringement case against Apple Inc and asked the U.S. International Trade Commission to ban U.S. sales of iPhones, iPads and iPods."Link to Original Source
djp928 writes "It turns out that 1 in 40 people really are able to do two things at once without suffering noticeable impairment at either task. Scientists are calling these people "supertaskers" and current theory cannot explain how they can do what they do."Link to Original Source
djp928 writes "Looks like somebody is betting the stock market will crash by 30% or more by the third week in September. tinfoil hat sites are giving the story the most play, but at least a few non-kook sites have also analyzed this disturbing trade. It also happened on the European market as well."
djp928 writes "GPS locators in a mother's cell phone enabled police to locate her and her son in order to inform them that a donor heart had become available for the 10-year-old's lifesaving transplant surgery.
It's a heartwarming (pun intended) story, but how long before police are using this ability to find people for less altruistic reasons?"