The FT: "Lastminute.com, the internet travel agency, on Monday confounded sceptics by saying it would achieve its first underlying quarterly profit this month."
8:42:42 AM #your two cents 
Open Source Art?"The Whitney has put online an exhibit where viewers are encouraged to examine the source code of the program that generates the art, despite the fact that the majority of viewers have no idea what the code means. Projects use Java, C, Perl, Lingo, and VB." [Slashdot]
8:34:03 AM #your two cents 
Declan McCullough asks: "Why does the White House refuse to tell Microsoft to get tough on security?" Well, hey, why indeed. Why don't we just threaten to send in some UN inspectors to Redmond so that the global population knows exactly what they are doing in there. Enough of the avoidance manoeuvres and excuse-mongering from Gates & Co. Clearly not just US national but international security and stability is at risk if this tyrannical, rogue company isn't dealt with before it's too late.