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Google Preloads Firefox Searches

ZDNet has an article that states Google now pre-loads websites for the top results of searches made using Mozilla browsers. Reza Behforooz, a software engineer at Google, announced on Wednesday that the search engine now pre-loads the top search result into the cache of Mozilla browsers. “Now Google’s faster than ever on Firefox and Mozilla […]

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Dry Cleaning

Mary dropped off my dry cleaning today. They charge 4.50$ for each tie and six-something for suit coats. I’m having two ties and a coat cleaned and it cost more to clean two ties than it did to clean an entire suit coat. Seems a bit backwards to me.

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Google

Google Weather and Movies

Google is really on a roll. First it was their Google Maps that took the Internet by storm. Now they’ve released weather and movie services.

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Fingerprint Logons

Someone here at the Faculty of Management just bought an IBM ThinkPad T42. It’s hard to find anythign cool about laptops nowadays, but this one manages to implement something.
Fingerprint security.

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Browsers

Netscape 8.0

Netscape has released a public beta version of Navigator 8.0.

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Google

Google Maps Goes North

It looks like Google has extended its map database north of the 50th parallel.

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General

Michael Jackson a Drunk?

Todd Dominey pointed out the oddity of E! Online’s pseudo-logo for the Michael Jackson trial.

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Browsers

Firefox 1.0.1 Now Available

Mozilla Foundation has released version 1.0.1 of its most popular browser, Firefox.

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General

Misspelling My Name

Jason bemoans the ignorance of many persons in misspelling his name. While I certainly cannot say I have experienced the same issues given that I have a single last name, I have experienced many issues with my name.
My full name is Kim Jason Joseph Benoit Siever.

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What Do You Look Like?

Cameron asks everyone to post screenshots of their current projects. Veerle asks everyone to post photos of their current workspace. It only make sense someone would ask everyone to post photos of what they currently look like. I might as well be that person.