Recession is hitting everywhere hard. The nineties tech boom is over. Silicone Alley reports about tech companies, “How badly has the economy whacked their business around the last three months? As you can see, Wall Street expects most companies to grow revenues much slower this year than last — and many to report that sales [...]
President Obama is trying to talk directly to the American people these days, making the case for his ambitious agenda in forums as varied as Jay Leno’s late-night television show and a news conference on Tuesday. Now Mr. Obama will have a chance at even more direct engagement, in what the White House is billing as the first Internet video news conference by an American president.
Andrea James reported on blog.seattlepi.com: “A 25-year-old German graduate student who goes only by Nils has hacked Internet Explorer 8, along with Safari and Firefox, at CanSecWest’s hacking competition. CanSecWest is a security conference that is being held at the Sheraton Wall Centre hotel in downtown Vancouver, B.C. Microsoft is one of 16 listed sponsors. [...]
Newsvine-Dr. Know The copyright issue came to the front with Victor Hugo. In 1886 his International Association of Literary Artists addressed the issue. The Berne Convention was adopted by many countries (but not the United States). It simply stated that once any effort was ‘fixed’ (completed) the author automatically had all copyrights to the product. [...]
From W3.org: 2009-03-10: The eGovernment Interest Group has published the First Public Working Draft of Improving Access to Government through Better Use of the Web. The term “eGovernment” refers to the use of the Web or other information technologies by governing bodies (local, state, federal, multi-national) to interact with their citizenry, between departments and divisions, [...]
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