elric667 writes: "A BRAVE Brazilian man is fighting for his life — with TWO beating hearts inside his body. The unnamed 53-year-old is in a stable condition after a 12-hour operation. But docs at Sao Paulo's Heart Institute fear he only has a 50 per cent chance of surviving. The "new" heart was place on the right side of his chest and is linked to his original heart by a vein, arteries of the lung and the aorta."
Rude Awakening writes: From the Hardware Upgrade Department: Jared and Justin Serovich came up with the "Rip Away 1000," rigged shorts that got them to the finals of a central Ohio invention competition earlier this year, as well as an invitation to appear on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show."
from the hard-to-keep-up-with-the-annoyance-factor dept.
Enter Sandvine writes "A handful of consumer groups have filed a complaint with the FCC over Comcast's "delaying" some BitTorrent traffic. The complaint seeks fines of $195,000 for each Comcast subscriber affected by the traffic blocking as well as a permanent injunction barring the ISP from blocking P2P traffic. '"Comcast's defense is bogus," said Free Press policy director Ben Scott. "The FCC needs to take immediate action to put an end to this harmful practice. Comcast's blatant and deceptive BitTorrent blocking is exactly the type of problem advocates warned would occur without Net Neutrality laws.""