SourceForge, the code repository site owned by Slashdot Media, has apparently seized control of the account hosting GIMP for Windows on the service, according to e-mails and discussions amongst members of the GIMP community—locking out GIMP's lead Windows developer. And now anyone downloading the Windows version of the open source image editing tool from SourceForge gets the software wrapped in an installer replete with advertisements.
I guess I don't understand using this technology for delivering local items. Maybe their just in a shake out phase of testing. I can see that this might be huge for delivering things to areas that don't have good road systems where driving a truck over terrain that may cause it to break down might be considered wasteful.
"Critical medical supplies" comes to mind.
"a comedy-adventure about a misfit group of space travelers who stumble onto an alternate universe"
Otherwise known as a Yahoo board meeting
As long as we're going to reinvent the wheel again, we might as well try making it round this time. - Mike Dennison