Romanian boxers sent home for shoplifting

Three fighters from Romania were thrown out of the World Boxing Championships after they were caught trying to steal from a department store in Chicago. Romania is a wonderful country and it is a real shame that fools likes this spoil its worldwide more | digg story

Today’s the day the Leopard has its picnic

Since this is getting international press coverage we would be negligent not to mention it here. Today is the day of Mac OS X 10.5 (AKA Leopard).If you have been living under a rock for the last 3 months and don’t know what Leopard is they you can see more here. read more | digg […]

Apple steals £20 from the British and Eur 38 from the Irish

Steve Jobs says “And everyone gets the ‘Ultimate’ version for just $129″. However not quite everyone will get OS X 10.5 for $129. The price in the UK for OS X 10.5 will be £85 and in the Republic of Ireland it will cost 129 Euros. These higher prices mean Apple gets and extra £20 […]

Romania Minister Faces Corruption Investigation

International Transparency International’s corruption perception index, despite some progress made since 2004, Romania remains the most corrupt country in the EU. Prosecutors asked Romanian President Traian Basescu on Monday to authorize a criminal investigation against Agriculture Minister Decebal Traian Remes for alleged more | digg story

Muslim teacher in religious tirade is made gov’t schools inspector

A hardline Muslim teacher who caused a furore by denouncing pupils for celebrating Christmas has been made a Government schools inspector. Israr Khan’s Ofsted appointment was described by a former colleague as ‘absolutely astonishing’……….read more | digg story

CNN call him a Linux hero, but local government inspector wants to shut him

James Burgett runs the Alameda County Computer Resource Center which takes computers destined to become landfill and installs Linux on them and then gives them out to schools, non-profits, and poor people. CNN calls him a hero, but a local government inspector from the DTSC wants to shut him more | digg story

New Flash Player 9 Beta For Linux Is Out!

This release codenamed “Moviestar,” includes new features, enhancements and bug fixes for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux versions of Flash Player 9. Hopefully it will fix the freezing issues that have plagued the Linux release for way too long more | digg story