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 image.
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 from the British and an extra Eur 38 from the Irish. BOOO!!!
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 corruption.
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 down.