netbuzz writes "The state of Washington yesterday became the first in the nation to ban text-messaging while driving. The law could use sharper teeth, but it's a natural and necessary progression of the movement to clamp down on those who find the need to constantly communicate more important than the safety of their fellow travelers."
newtley writes: "Canadian businessman Wayne Crookes believes linking to an article he doesn't like is grounds for a libel lawsuit. In a series of cases linking ordinary people with giant Net entities such as Google, Yahoo and Wikimedia, he's been able to throw an icy chill over on- and offline print and electronic media, in Canada at least. Now comes what may be the first example of someone being successfully prosecuted for linking. In Hong Kong, Woo Tai-wai, 48, has been fined $HK5,000 ($640) for "incorporating a pornographic link in an internet message," says the South China Morning Post, quoted by the German Press Agency."
Danny writes: Wolfdale and Penryn processors will be launched this Q3 and Q4 respectively by Intel. But the shocking news is Intel will be integrating graphics solutions into its CPUs which will be manufactured on the 45nm process. Will the graphics core come with some very fast onboard RAM? The bottom line is this will eventually cut into the OEM graphics market which is where the big money lies and certainly a potential concern for NVIDIA and ATI.