Gary writes: "The NoPE release has a major key difference to other previous pirated copies of Vista — it is completely cracked, the product appears activated, updates work, and no key needs to be entered, straight from the installation media.It remains to be seen if Microsoft's new anti-piracy measures, coupled with Windows Update, will be able to counter this."
BlueMorpho writes: "Planet of Promise: Small, Rocky World Could Harbor Life
For the first time, astronomers have discovered a planet far, far away that might be similar to Earth. This distant world, which pirouettes around a dim bulb of a star with the unglamorous name Gliese 581, may possibly sport a landscape that would be vaguely familiar to us — a panorama of liquid oceans and drifting continents. If so, there's the chance that it's a home to life — perhaps even advanced life.