10th > May > 2008 Archive


Sick of JavaOne? - You will be

With Sun Microsystems banging on about Web 2.0 and mashups for days, anyone would be excused for feeling ready to hurl by day-three of its annual JavaOne conference.
Gavin Clarke, 10 May 2008

Texas realizes Amazon is in Texas

Texas may soon follow in the footsteps of those clever New Yorkers, asking Amazon for some serious sales tax dollars. Or maybe not.
Cade Metz, 10 May 2008

Shareholder sees golf as AMD cure all

Cash-strapped AMD didn't bother to tell investors how it plans to reorganize manufacturing operations and return to profitability during its annual shareholder meeting yesterday — but apparently nobody was concerned.
Austin Modine, 10 May 2008

Web fan-owned football club heads to Wembley final

UpdatedEbbsfleet United, the English semi-professional team owned by fans who bought their shares on the Net, is off to Wembley today for the FA Trophy Final.
John Leyden, 10 May 2008

Extreme porn, hard drives and election strain

CommentsWindows XP Service Pack 3 dropped this week, later than expected but finally here. This triggered an unending litany of cynicism and doubt from you. Keep up the good work.
Robin Lettice, 10 May 2008

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