Good Grief! UK being PC…

Ex-soldier faces jail for handing in gun Ex-soldier faces jail for handing in gunTuesday, November 17, 2009, 12:15 A former soldier who handed a discarded shotgun in to police faces at least five years imprisonment for “doing his duty”. Paul Clarke, 27, was found guilty of possessing a firearm at Guildford Crown Court on Tuesday […]

Google Free 411

Google Launches Free 411 Service When I was young directory assistance was free, a human, and very good. I used it a lot and maybe folks like me are why Ma Bell dumped it. But there is a good reason to keep information flow free and apparently Google agrees with me. What they have done […]

How to Write More Clearly, Think More Clearly

How to Write More Clearly, Think More Clearly, and Learn Complex Material More Easily One wonderful thing about the Internet is the educational opportunities in it. This page is from a University of Georgia Prof. who wants to help his students write papers well. It’s not exactly new to me, but it is concise, much […]

What Is Web 2.0

O’Reilly: What Is Web 2.0 Design Patterns and Business Models for the Next Generation of Software by Tim O’Reilly 09/30/2005 This has been a question of mine and that I hear from folks just getting started in computers nowadays. If you are new to the net, or if you are not new but still don’t […] Free Audio & Video – Free Audio Books, Lectures, & Speeches on MP3 Download and Streaming Video HTML This is a good idea! I am only getting started looking at these listings but my first glance is to be very impressed. Browse around the listings and see if you can find something to listen […]