Busy times…

Yes, I know that I didn’t post the tutorial as  promised last week… I’m sure you’re all massively disappointed. ^^ I’ve been working on getting the Forms Based Authentication working… and it’s being difficult… so that will wait until I do get it working.

It’s going to be a hectic week… but I’m not going to bore you with the details – this post is just a news reel, with maybe another post later in the week (see? I’m learning not to make promises I can’t keep ^^)

In the news:

Matter-Antimatter Bias Seen In Fermilab Collisions – results from particle collision experiments are showing that there is a small but significant difference in the type of matter created in these experiments. Now scientists need to figure out why there’s more matter than anti-matter being created… all our current theories suggest they should be in perfectly equal amounts.

AMD eyefinity 6 screen setup – so cool!!! I don’t care if it’s got issues… i want one!

Chinese Digital Warfare – Cool article, scary, scary, scary stuff…

Military Appoints General To Direct Cyber Warfare – … and the Yanks agree, finally stepping up their commitment to online battles.

Beaming Laser Power – an emerging technology that is essential to the further growth of the technological human race.

Agni II Launched with success in India – India’s got long range, nuclear capable missiles now… oh joy.

NASA Finds Cause of Voyager 2 Glitch – they finally worked out why the little robot went buggy… and no, it wasn’t the Martian teenagers screwing with us.

Scientists Implant Biofuel Cells Into Rats – living batteries… soon you’ll be able to charge your cell phone by plugging it into your ear ^^

Microsoft’s New Attempt To Dominate Robotics – Resistance is futile… ^^

Toyota Robot Violinist Wows At Shanghai Expo – how awesome is this?!?! watch the video.

Copernicus Reburied As Hero – I guess the church is improving…

And there you have it. I hope you’re still finding this blog entertaining. Please feel free to leave a comment, and tell your friends.

-Odd

“The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that man may become robots”

-Erich Fromm

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