writes "Open Source Intelligence is the process of monitoring publicly available flows of data using a variety of tools to find the actual information in them."Link to Original Source
writes "Some guys in the Czech Republic made a little mistake in BGP configuration and the whole internet rang like a gong for about ninety minutes while the NANOG kids sorted it out. This seems to be a fairly good write up; not so technical that you'd have to be a protocol droid to understand it. Apparently stuff like this almost happens on a not too irregular basis.