stevew writes: In conjunction with the nice article about how guns should be self-aware comes the announcement of the Worlds First Linux Powered Rifle. Should just be a small up-grade to add Google Maps to supply the desired functionality!
stevew writes: "The Pentagon has worried for months that a project backed by a prominent Democratic donor might interfere with military GPS. Now Congress wants to know if the White House pressured a general to change his testimony." LightSquared is trying to deploy a radio-based Broadband Internet access technology with ground-based radio systems that overlap the GPS band. Now it looks like the administration, in it's attempt to stimulate Broadband deployment, might have interfered with a Congressional witness from the DOD.
stevew writes: "Three and a half years after launching a high-profile legal attack on Linux, The SCO Group has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection." Well — looks like they don't have the legs t finish off the lawsuit after all, especially when it looks like Novel is going to get a chance to get a multi-million dollar judgement against them as the trial starts in a few weeks. Read more at http://www.news.com/8301-13580_3-9778778-39.html