Yeah, saw a documentary about this on TV. You jam the GPS, put up a "Detour" sign, paint the side of a cliff to look like a tunnel, and put some bird seed on the road
Latest entertainment industry power grab
Slashdot: "Down with the stupid evil corrupt entertainment industry!! Dirty lying evil bastards!!"
They're making a "Dr. Who" feature film
Slashdot: "Oooooh - shiny!!"
- Heat waves
are all proof of human caused global warming. Whereas
- Mild weather
- Extreme cold
or a red and blue striped golfing umbrella.
Ever get a strange charge on your phone bill? Ever try to get it reversed? Yeah, good luck with that. For all their problems, I'll stick with bank credit / debit cards for payments.
Selling tech products to the consumer market is a losing proposition. Just ask Apple
Just as well, judging by the latest HP laptop I've seen, they weren't very good at it.
Nah, just a Blue Hades colony.
On second thought, maybe not
If you live in California and buy internet or mail order goods for which sales tax is not deducted - you owe the state a "use" tax on the goods. It's right there on your state tax return. California doesn't trust its citizens to report and pay it, so they want an out of state company to collect it for them. Amazon rightly said - no way.
How about passing laws that make sense in the first place?
What, and set a precedent?!
How WELL will it run Windows 8? Microsoft always adds new bloat... um
But only if the question is: "What energy technology is only ten years away, and has been for the last thirty years?"
Free as in beer