August 24, 2001

CNN covers NASA's latest "Tumbleweed Rover" probe: CNN.com - Big ball would make Mars study a breeze (August 21, 2001).

Here's a very progressive take on how the patents of the future are going to have to operate: Dutch Open Source Society, Industry Group Offer Software Patent Compromise , by Brenno J.S.A.A.F. de Winter (brenno@dewinter.com) (22-August-2001)

August 23, 2001

I just posted a new O'Reilly Network Weblog (CD-Rs Target of RIAA Press Release) about a recent RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) press release that blames CD recordables (CD-Rs) for a decrease in last year's record sales.

The guy who created this latest Rantaholic: The Oral Report (Cory Tennis) starts off just kind of sounding like a jerk and ends up bringing up a lot of great points about homelessness in American Society.

August 20, 2001

Scientific American takes a whack at explaining nanotechnology.