We’re going to keep talking to a minimum so you can enjoy some of the finest engineering and computer science links on the internet today!
- Piracy is illegal, but we have no illusions that a lot of people do it. We’re putting this up to help spread the word that major internet service providers are cracking down on pirates with a “six strike” system. Protect yourself and your family by using legal means to get your stuff (there are a lot of them now, like Hulu, Netflix, Grooveshark and Pandora).
- In the spirit of Halloween, check out these awesome geeky Halloween costumes!
- Check out the story of Israeli inventor Izhar Gafni and his cardboard bicycle. It’s waterproof!
- Looking for a language to study in high school or college? Try Chinese, because some people think the next “silicon valley” will be there. Needless to say American companies will be doing a lot of business with China!
- Read about how some governments are converting to open-source software infrastructures to save tons of money. Will the U.S. ever do something like that?
- Long article, but an awesome tour of one of Google’s data centers. Video.