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Submission + - Sony Ericsson K610i Unlocked (cellhut.com)

stevefranklis20 writes: Sony Ericsson K610i Misty White, A small and slim 3G phone with all you need to communicate with high-speed messaging and quality voice and video calling. It has push email to let you stay on top of incoming email, and PC synchronisation to keep your contacts.
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The Big Technical Mistakes of History 244

An anonymous reader tips a PC Authority review of some of the biggest technical goofs of all time. "As any computer programmer will tell you, some of the most confusing and complex issues can stem from the simplest of errors. This article looking back at history's big technical mistakes includes some interesting trivia, such as NASA's failure to convert measurements to metric, resulting in the Mars Climate Orbiter being torn apart by the Martian atmosphere. Then there is the infamous Intel Pentium floating point fiasco, which cost the company $450m in direct costs, a battering on the world's stock exchanges, and a huge black mark on its reputation. Also on the list is Iridium, the global satellite phone network that promised to make phones work anywhere on the planet, but required 77 satellites to be launched into space."

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