Steven Den Beste thinks we should keep an eye on this: China Puts Soldiers on North Korea Border. Could this be the first step in a Chinese occupation of North Korea? Not a terrible solution, when you think about it.
The IHT wonders Is Online Piracy Unstoppable? My answer is yes. "The recording industry's long-running battle against online music piracy has come to resemble one of those "whack-a-mole" arcade games." Yep. And... "Already, Hollywood is trying to curb the next frontier, film swapping. The inevitable advance of technology will make reading on digital tablets more convenient than reading on paper, so the publishers of books, magazines and newspapers have their worries as well." Yep. Read it!
So do you think Windows Media 9 will be the standard for HDTV? Maybe....
This is cool - a QTVR panorama of the i-move, a new car which has an integrated iPod holder. Looks like a cute little car, too.
From space.com - Why Space? The Ten Top Reasons. Reason #1 "the lack of a space program could get us all killed. I don't mean you or me or my wife or children. I mean that homo sapiens as a species are actually endangered. A well conceived space program may well be our only hope for long-term survival." I agree 100%, but I think commercial development is a more promising avenue than federal funding.
This is too stupid - a device which let's you make an un-distracted phone call. As long as you have a warm pool handy. I am not making this up...