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Buy cheap shoes, they don't fit. You get a stupid discount which everyone knows is so minute it doesn't matter in the long run. Buy cheap OS they don't work blah blah blah. IMO this ad is almost helping sell Macintosh, as it's even more expensive than Microsoft. But I don't think MS cares so much about Apple now because they shifted towards iPod, iPhone and other integrated products...
Quoting the article:
A meeting between officials from the IOC and Bocog to discuss the issue took place on Thursday. On Friday, a number of websites that were unobtainable earlier in the week appeared to be unblocked, including Amnesty International's website.
A spokesperson for the IOC told the BBC that the issue had now been resolved.
"The media are now able to access sites to do their job," the official said."
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So yes, there we have it. An avid slashdot reader and fan since god knows when... At least since 2000 possibly?
The new design just isn't suited for a website such as slashdot. A technology website, with the majority of readers being geeks.
It's too much web2.0, gradients and rounded corners. More and more useless little AJAX-ish details seems to be added everytime I visit.