Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

Submission Summary: 0 pending, 3 declined, 0 accepted (3 total, 0.00% accepted)

Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×

Submission + - Nokia and Apple settle patent dispute (bbc.co.uk)

TheInternetGuy writes: Nokia has announced that Apple has agreed to pay royalties for use of its technologies, ending the long-running legal dispute between the two firms.

"The agreement will result in settlement of all patent litigation between the companies," the Finnish firm said.

Submission + - Japan underestimated the risks (bbc.co.uk)

TheInternetGuy writes:

A UN nuclear safety team (IAEA) on a visit to the country has said that Japan underestimated the risk of a tsunami hitting a nuclear power plant. However, the response to the nuclear disaster which followed the 11 March quake and tsunami was "exemplary".

I am wondering how the IAEA came to the conclusion that the disaster response has been exemplary. I live close enough that I have to wash the vegetables from my garden before eating ( yeah I know, that's a good Idea any way), so I know it enough to have an opinion.
To be honest, lets not forget that they have been working under very difficult circumstances. But Exemplary??? Not so much.

Slashdot Top Deals

The steady state of disks is full. -- Ken Thompson

Working...