An interesting read on living outside the box.
File sharing site Megaupload was shut down, founder charged of alleged piracy and its employees face prosecution.
If there are mules smuggling drugs across countries, should they shut down airlines, jail the owners and sue the pilots? o_O
With SOPA and PIPA consistently losing support, I guess they’re back to their games of intimidation.
Don’t usually use twitter outside the smartphone, and this is what I run into when I try to browse it.
Eat it, WD/Hitachi.
We’re firmly of the belief that SSDs are our future and Samsung would seem to agree. The Korean electronics giant has just announced that it’s selling its hard disk drive-manufacturing arm to Seagate Technology for a neat $1.375 billion in equal measures of cash and stocks.
As a result, Samsung Electronics will own approximately 9.6 percent of Seagate and get to nominate one new member to join Seagate’s Board of Directors, while the two companies have further agreed to deepen their strategic relationship with related cross-licensing and supply stipulations. Samsung will provision Seagate’s solid state drives with NAND flash memory, whereas Seagate will furnish Samsung’s PCs and consumer electronics products with hard disk storage.
Source : Engadget