ehack writes: French cyber-sleuths claim an attack on the president's computers originated in the US, as they found Flame components. Now wouldn't it just be easier for foreign governments to keep their data over at Gmail?
ehack writes: Microsoft is selling machine vision researchers a flexible and powerful cheap tool, and the Open Source community is providing the low-level support and APIs. So we're seeing the first 3D real-time real world modeling apps, more is certainly on the way. Makes one wonder what will happen when Microsoft sells cheap robot hardware.