Sunday, April 26, 2009

Horror Birthday Cake

U.S. prepares for possible swine flu epidemic as global cases rise

U.S. prepares for possible swine flu epidemic as global cases rise - "(CNN) -- The United States stepped up preparations for a possible swine flu epidemic, and Canada confirmed its first cases on Sunday as researchers worked to determine how contagious the virus could be."

Monday, April 20, 2009

Since when is $250k a year middle class?

An interesting article about how wealth is viewed by certain people. I can understand some of their points but look at how much they give to their church and how much they have left over each month. It's really hard to feel too sorry for them when so many people are losing jobs and the majority of people will never see that kind of money a year their whole life.


Thursday, April 16, 2009

Earth Day Sale!

Earth Day Sale! Save 50% on Green Hotels at Travelocity.

Saturday, April 11, 2009

Conficker worm finally on the move

Conficker finally on the move : Christopher Null : Yahoo! Tech: "Last night, Conficker -- the computer worm that's had every computer user in a tizzy for weeks -- finally began to show signs of life. What exactly it's doing, no one's quite sure.

Here's the scoop: On April 8, Conficker began updating itself via Internet download, a process which became possible on the April 1 launch date. Before April 8, Conficker had been searching for updates but hadn't found any such instructions. Now they are finally being delivered."

Sunday, April 05, 2009

Its still cold up here in NW Wisconsin

Just this morning there was another inch of snow on the ground.

Now at 5pm, it appears to have all melted away.

Maybe its now time for spring!

Saturday, April 04, 2009

OnGuard Online

Train the trainers!

Great stuff to force employers to do to learn about computer and network security.

OnGuard Online

Panasonic DMC-GH1 availabile April 24 in Japan -

Panasonic DMC-GH1 availabile April 24 in Japan - "The GH1 is looking seriously sexy in red and will be available April 24 in Asia for about ¥150,000. That’s roughly $1,500, which is a bit steep. It may be cheaper when it hits our shores, but that’s still a disappointing price."

1,000-year-old fishing trap found on Google Earth

The 853ft (260m) long construction is thought to have been built 1,000 years ago, around the time of the Domesday Book, using large rocks placed on a river bed.
Scientists believe large numbers of people worked together to erect the trap and it allowed them to catch plentiful numbers of fish for their supper.

1,000-year-old fishing trap found on Google Earth - Telegraph

Thursday, April 02, 2009

Conficker Eye Chart

Want a quick way to see if you're infected by CONFICKER?

Go to this link and see if you can load all the images!

Conficker Eye Chart