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Slashdot ran a story yesterday called Office Tools on the Web. I don't get it. Except for the shared-document side of things, who wants to use a web browser as a word processor or spreadsheet? How annoying. I wouldn't mind having automatic backups of my stuff to the web, but...

I was just reading the blurb on Rhapsody about Enuff Z'Nuff. It says:"Donnie Vie and bassist Chip Z'Nuff vibe off one another like a modern day Lennon-McCartney pairing."I'd like to propose a new law. Congress, please feel free to put this into effect.I. No one must ever compare any band...

Conventional wisdom tells us that switched networks are better, right?Those of us who have been using networked computers for a while surely remember thicknet or coax ethernet (aka thinnet). The adapters for these usually had a "collision" light, which told you when a packet you were trying to send collided...

I just got the Gmail Chat upgrade. It's really nice. It actually works really well considering that I'm logged into Google Talk at the same time. It understands that I've sent someone a message from a particular location, only directs their replies to that location, etc. It also logs chats...