Firefox 1.5 is released

Today the Mozilla Corporation decreed Firefox 1.5 Release Candidate 3 be the final release and released it to the public with some nice enhancements to the browser and some significant upgrades to the Gecko HTML layout engine. Initial thoughts: Reordering tabs is very, very slick. The new update mechanism is outstanding. Mozilla.com – the site […]

T.S. Epsilon forms

National Hurricane Center: …TROPICAL STORM EPSILON…THE 26TH NAMED STORM OF THE 2005 ATLANTIC SEASON…FORMS OVER THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC OCEAN… AT 11 AM AST…1500Z…THE CENTER OF TROPICAL STORM EPSILON WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 31.6 NORTH… LONGITUDE 50.4 WEST OR ABOUT 845 MILES…1360 KM…EAST OF BERMUDA AND ABOUT 1395 MILES…2245 KM… WEST OF THE AZORES ISLANDS. We’ll […]

Nice to know the FCC still looks out for people!

CNN/Money: The Federal Communications Commission is expected to suggest that cable companies could best serve their customers by allowing them to subscribe to individual channels instead of packages of several stations, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. It may not get implemented – but this would be a huge step in the right direction, and […]

NFL Roundup

Well the Chargers got outplayed for 45 minutes and then they pull off a sweet overtime victory by going back to basics and just giving LT the damn ball! It was quite good toward the end. I was hanging out @ Ale’s house, and he’s a major Redskins fan, along with his friends and family, […]

A new take on beauty pageants…

CNN: The sweltering heat inside the Capital Female Penitentiary got hotter, as contestants in the Miss Penitentiary pageant were working overtime using hair dryers. Angelica Mazua, a statuesque Angolan facing international drug smuggling charges, was voted Miss Penitentiary 2005 on Thursday after a six-hour contest pitting 40 female inmates from 10 prisons against each other […]