+1 on StraightTalk. Just got my daughter and wife refurbed iPhones and signed them up. Coverage is great and the plan is month-to-month.
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Agreed - a lot of nuclear material goes to and from Groton which is still an active submarine base. The detectors help monitor the flow and in this case showed something out of the ordinary.
Carl: would it be possible to implement a system that would allow real-time and continuous review of legislation while it's being drafted? Much has been made over the past three years about legislation being available for review before voting by the House or Senate. The final draft for review usually is huge PDF that makes it near impossible for citizens, interest groups, and the media to thoroughly analysis in time.
Republic Wireless is an new carrier (Virtual Network actually) that relies on its customers using Wifi for calls, texts, and other services http://republicwireless.com
My Dad, who spent 30 years at GE running manufacturing operations, said they'd "follow the shirt manufacturers" in determining where the next batch of cheap labor would be. That puts it in Africa and/or Haiti as the next spots to build your iWhatevers.
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Seriously - When the Pentagon won't immediately say what was launched and by whom, something is going really horribly wrong somewhere West of North America.
What I would give to spend 8 hours in that cupola
I have not doubt that the new file system will be great, but after reading this summary, the first thought I had was that I should back-up all that Gmail before they cut it over. I've been putting it off for far too long, but I'll just have to burn a couple of days of attention to do it.