Those of you who know me as a fan of Apple’s Mac computer know that I have been saying for years that Windows is fundamentally flawed. Its design, its architecture is fundamentally insecure. (Mac OS X, by contrast, was built on a base of BSD Unix which has decades of security engineering behind it.) “Microsoft […]
Posts from ‘April, 2007’
Offered without comment: <http://www.ornery.org/essays/warwatch/2007-03-04-1.html> “Here’s a story you haven’t heard, and you should have.” “The first thing a man will do for his ideals is lie.” — Joseph Schumpeter
Like many shootings before it, this one did not have to be a mass-killing. It could have been nipped in the bud if just one potential victim had been armed.
<http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/industry/4199381.html?page=1> Excellent article on Hydrogen production and use. See the table at the end where they summarize the resources needed to produce enough Hydrogen to displace gasoline as a fuel for passenger cars. Example: 113 million 40-kilowatt solar panel photovoltaic systems, covering 50% of more than 300 million acres – an area three times the […]