melikamp writes: A year long wait is over: Slackware 13.37 has been released. Slackware 13.37 uses the 126.96.36.199 Linux kernel, and also ships with 188.8.131.52 kernel for those who want to run the latest. The long-awaited Firefox 4.0 web browser is included, the X Window System has been upgraded and includes the open source nouveau driver for nVidia cards. Slackware is the oldest GNU/Linux distribution currently maintained. Its ongoing development is funded by the proceeds from the Slackware Store.
melikamp writes: What is your Web browser's home page?
0. Blank 1. Owned by Google 2. Owned by Microsoft/Yahoo 3. Owned by Apple 4. Free OS-related 5. Other OS-related 6. Other work-related 7. Other school-related 8. Your personal Web page 9. about:robots 10. CowboyNeal's private FTP server
melikamp writes: Ever since ENIAC flipped its first bit, a man wished for a wall-sized computer screen
(let's not dwell on why). Not one of those puny 60 inch monitors, but a real monster that
looks like a fancy wall until it comes on. Think Fahrenheit 451. So let us hear it. Start with
more affordable consumer devices, but do not be afraid to thrown in an experimental, one of a kind
melikamp writes: A four-year-old hugged his teachers aide and was put into in-school suspension, according to the father. But La Vega school administrators have a different story. Damarcus Blackwell's four-year-old son was lining-up to get on the bus after school last month, when he was accused of rubbing his face in the chest of a female employee. The prinicipal of La Vega Primary School sent a letter to the Blackwells that said the pre-kindergartener demonstrated "inappropriate physical behavior interpreted as sexual contact and/or sexual harassment." [Verbatim from