Brad1138 writes: "You see complaints about all the "next gen" GUI's all over the place, but do we really all hate them? I don't like them, I tried very hard to like Unity in Ubuntu 11.04/11.10 before giving up and switching to Mint (I am very happy there currently). But is it the vocal minority doing all the complaining or is it the majority? Will these all crash and burn?"
Brad1138 writes: "Humans living at high latitude have bigger eyes and bigger brains to cope with poor light during long winters and cloudy days, UK scientists have said. I wonder if Brett came from the Himalayas?"
Brad1138 writes: "The whistleblower website WikiLeaks is under cyber attack, but even if it goes down, a new cache of leaked U.S. diplomatic cables will still be published Sunday night, it said via Twitter Sunday.The announcements come shortly after the United States warned WikiLeaks editor-in-chief Julian Assange that publishing the papers would be illegal and endanger peoples' lives. Would the US Government openly sponsor an attack like this? Wikileaks is down as of this submission."
Brad1138 writes: "From an article on BBC news.com, a magnified version of the picture, posted on the internet, appears to some to show what resembles a human form among a crop of rocks. This looks a lot more compelling than the Mars face. Could this be proof of extra terrestrial life?"