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Weekend Flea Market 5-Oct-07

An assort­ment of stuff I came across in cyber­space, offered sec­ond hand, for any­one who may be inter­est­ed. If you haven’t read it already, Thomas Friedman’s penul­ti­mate op-ed 9/11 Is Over, is a must-read. Chi­na has now start­ed block­ing all … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Techno-Social News Tidbits

Here’s some inter­est­ing news sto­ries from the past few days. It’s not 42, like Dou­glas Adams thought it would be. It’s 26. BBC reports that research has proved that a Rubik’s cube can be returned to its orig­i­nal state in no … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Microsoft ties up with Mumbai’s Dabbawallas to promote Vista

Mumbai’s dab­bawal­las nev­er cease to amaze me. They have received temen­dous pub­lic­i­ty in the last few years, most­ly because of the Six Sig­ma cer­ti­fi­ca­tion by Forbes, the Prince Charles vis­it and wed­ding invi­ta­tion, and the sup­port of Virgin’s Richard Bram­son. … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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