| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This week, the United States, Canada, and the 27 countries in the European Union "celebrated" Internet Privacy Day. However, it seems there is little to really celebrate; the past few years have given rise to the largest increase in electronic wiretapping...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 9:58 AM
President Barack Obama is initiating an "Insourcing American Jobs" dialogue with top business leaders. The latter are always looking for tax breaks and special benefits, and this could quickly degenerate into pleas for special treatment — whereas...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:40 PM
Happy New Year, Top Cheffers! If you are anything like me, you are almost fully recovered from a two-week holiday bender. Since it is the new year, I made the same resolution to exercise and eat more healthfully that I am sure everyone else out there...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 3:40 PM
3100 block, between 12:01 a.m. and noon June 14. Set of charger wires stolen from unlocked vehicle.
West Belvedere Avenue
2500 block, between 4 and 4:03 p.m. June 16. Cash, change purse, check book among items stolen from residence....
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:55 PM
A new bridge has been approved to join North Avenue with Henderson Road.
At Thursday's Board of Estimates meeting, members approved a nearly $1.7 million contract to JJID Incorporated for the construction of the North Avenue Bridge over Bynum Run.
| Jul 10, 2011
| 9:13 PM
"Sorry." -- Eric Northman
I think it's important to list the most frightening things about this crazy, muddled installment of "True Blood." Ready? In descending order:
5. A child-like Eric killing Sookie's fairy godmother (apparently when this happens...
| Jul 14, 2011
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| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:25 AM
I was all ready this weekend to pull together a diatribe complaining about just how tepid the marketing for the mayoral election has been. But then I saw the above photo.
With the exception of Otis Rolley's polished branding campaign, everyone else in...
| Apr 21, 2011
| 2:45 PM
As Congress redoubles its efforts to cut expenditures from the federal budget, many worthy programs face the chopping block. Austerity means fewer federal highway projects, after-school programs and Social Security cost-of-living increases. Yet, some...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 9:41 AM
The worldwide entity that acts as a traffic cop for Internet domain names, ICANN, today released a list of hundreds of proposed top level domain names that could supplment the current 20+ suffixes in use, such as .com, .org., .net, .org, and .xxx. ICANN...
| May 11, 2012
| 11:10 AM
•••• "Minecraft's" release on Xbox Live has gone about as well as anyone could have hoped. Early sales figures project that the game sold over 400,000 copies in the first day it was available. [Major Nelson]
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Microsoft on Monday unveiled a nice looking tablet computer called Surface, or rather, a pair of devices that are targeting the tablet market currently dominated by Apple and Android.
Surface looks pretty cool. I like the thin tactile keyboard that...