Put on your rubbers. Another major solar storm is on its way today. Aren’t these things only supposed to peak every 11 years?
65 years ago today, Orson Welles proved the power of radio with The War of the Worlds.
Get your billionaire masks for Halloween here. Now that’s what I call scary.
- Spammers have stolen addresses from the Orbitz database.
- Kazaa 2.6 is in beta. The new version allows multiple simultaneous searches and adds e-commerce capabilities. There’s a new ringtone channel for mobile phones, too.
- Gator is now Claria. But it’s still not spyware, got it? Uh hunh.
- Yoshi did it. Cory Doctorow, too. Now Salon has an article about how hackers are “modding” their metabolisms with the Atkins Diet. Cory says it’s just like overclocking.