Fred Sampson's Radio Weblog
a card-carrying member of the reality-based community


Contact Fred:


I listen to IT Conversations


Subscribe to "Fred Sampson's Radio Weblog" in Radio UserLand.

Click to see the XML version of this web page.

Click here to send an email to the editor of this weblog.

Electronic Freedom Foundation



  Friday, September 6, 2002

As announced recently on the Aloha Friday show on KKUP radio from Cupertino, CA, the University of Hawaii at Hilo has begun to offer Hawaiian language classes online, complete with audible pronunciations. Aloha, You've Got Hawaiian 101, by Michelle Delio. [Wired News]
4:13:49 PM    Questions? Comments? Flames? []

Is it comforting to know that it's not just us? Apparently residents of the United Kingdom are losing rights as fast as we are in the U. S. of A. BBC reports that terror laws 'eat away at privacy'. "The post-11 September world is one without privacy rights and technology is playing a huge part in their erosion[product] a report has found." [BBC News | TECHNOLOGY]

4:12:16 PM    Questions? Comments? Flames? []


"Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities."

Voltaire. [Quotes of the Day]

4:08:06 PM    Questions? Comments? Flames? []

Windows not engineered for security--D'oh!

Microsoft's VP for Windows development admits that the company's "products just aren't engineered for security." This, of course, would explain a lot. See this InfoWorld article for more food for thought.

3:44:21 PM    Questions? Comments? Flames? []

Click here to visit the Radio UserLand website. © Copyright 2002-2005 Fred Sampson.
Last update: 5/21/05; 10:13:44 PM.

September 2002
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          
Aug   Oct

Search this site:

Fred's Blogroll

ACLU Safe and Free

What I'm Reading:

The WeatherPixie