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Submission + - IBM Thinkpad designer passes away.

Falconhell writes: Richard Sapper died New Year's eve at the age of 83, his daughter Carola Sapper confirmed in an email to Co.Design. The German-born, Italy-based industrial designer created all manner of products, from household goods to cars, but is arguably best known for being the chief industrial design consultant for IBM and masterminding the first ThinkPad in 1992.
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Submission + - OZ flitering

Falconhell writes: The Register write that Stephen Conroy, Autralia's communtication Minister, is backing away from the proposed mandatory filtering of Intenet content. A hostile senate is unlikley to pass the legislation. Conroy now says we will have a voluntary mandatory filter! http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/05/27/australia_coms_minister_net_filter_voluntary_industry_code_comments/

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