NEW NET Issues List for 10 July 2007

Below is the final list of issues for the Tuesday, 10 July 2007, NEW NET (Northeast Wisconsin Network for Economy and Technology) 7:00 pm weekly gathering at Atlanta Bread Company (West) by the Fox River Mall, 650 North Casaloma Drive, Appleton, Wisconsin, USA.

The ‘net

  1. Saving e-mail: It's all about trust http://news.com.com/2010-1029_3-6194835.html
  2. Microsoft Search Share Rises With Prizes http://news.yahoo.com/s/cmp/20070710/tc_cmp/201000338
  3. Craigslist grapples with competitor Kijiji http://news.com.com/2100-1024_3-6194872.html
  4. Internet blamed for Shanghai teen pregnancies http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070710/wr_nm/china_sex_dc
  5. China Internet surfers save more than 800 cats http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070709/wr_nm/china_cats_dc
  6. P2P traffic shifts away from music, towards movies http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20070705-p2p-traffic-shifts-away-from-music-towards-movies.html
  7. Flickr Traffic up 38%, Now #2 Photo Site http://weblogs.hitwise.com/leeann-prescott/2007/07/flickr_traffic_up_38_in_past_f.html

Security, Privacy & Digital Controls

  1. Startup Techrigy Tackles Web 2.0 Compliance Concerns http://news.yahoo.com/s/cmp/20070707/tc_cmp/200900816
  2. China city tightens Internet control after protest http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20070706/wr_nm/china_protest_censorship_dc
  3. Fast flux foils bot-net takedown http://www.securityfocus.com/news/11473?ref=rss
  4. U.K.-style surveillance on way for NYC http://www.thestar.com/News/article/234177
  5. Feds use key logger to thwart PGP, Hushmail http://news.com.com/8301-10784_3-9741357-7.html

Mobile Computing & Communicating

  1. Linux-Based OpenMoko 'Anti-iPhone' Debuts http://news.yahoo.com/s/cmp/20070710/tc_cmp/201000323
  2. The iPhone Competitors' Dilemma http://news.yahoo.com/s/zd/20070706/tc_zd/211065
  3. FCC Wireless Auction Draft Rules A Win For Google, Hi-Tech Industry http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/djf500/200707100715DOWJONESDJONLINE000237_FORTUNE5.htm

Open Source

  1. Microsoft: GPLv3 Doesn't Touch Us http://www.pcworld.com/article/id,134229-c,opensource/article.html
  2. A brief hands-on with the Intel Classmate PC (with Linux) http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20070708-abrief-look-at-the-intel-classmate-pc-with-linux.html
  3. Samba Chooses GPLv3 http://www.internetnews.com/dev-news/article.php/3687771
  4. Venerable Slackware 12 gets a sporty new wardrobe http://www.linux.com/feature/117062


  1. Google buys web security firm Postini for $729m http://www.news.com.au/business/story/0,23636,22048265-14334,00.html
  2. Google struggles to see no evil, speak no evil http://arstechnica.com/news.ars/post/20070709-google-struggles-to-see-no-evil.html
  3. 23-Year-Old Mark Zuckerberg Has Google Sweating http://adage.com/digital/article?article_id=119070
  4. Google’s Next Social Play? http://tinyurl.com/2pyn43 (Red Herring)

General Technology

  1. Top 10 Ways to Declutter Your Digital Life http://lifehacker.com/software/lifehacker-top-10/top-10-ways-to-declutter-your-digital-life-275505.php
  2. DNA replication http://strangepaths.com/dna-replication/2007/07/03/en/
  3. The biofuel myths http://www.iht.com/articles/2007/07/10/opinion/edholt.php

Leisure & Entertainment

  1. Sony Cuts Price of 60GB PS3, Introduces New Version http://news.yahoo.com/s/pcworld/20070709/tc_pcworld/134260
  2. Xbox 360 repairs will cost Microsoft $1B http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070708/ap_on_hi_te/microsoft_xbox_warranty
  3. Nintendo tests interactive fan network http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070708/ap_on_hi_te/bbo_interactive_fans

Economy and Technology

  1. Intel Investing $200 Million in VMware http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1759,2155949,00.asp
  2. Madison’s Venture Investors' early-stage fund grows to $115 million http://wistechnology.com/article.php?id=4045
  3. Vietnam: The next offshoring hot spot? http://news.com.com/2100-1011_3-6195726.html

Civilian Aerospace

  1. Rocketplane Kistler expects funding by end of July http://www.hobbyspace.com/nucleus/index.php?itemid=4091
  2. The Amateur Future of Space Travel http://tinyurl.com/ywzmhg (NY Times)
  3. Public Space Travel: Flight School 101 http://www.space.com/businesstechnology/070705_privatespaceflight.html
  4. Boot Camp For Rocketeers http://cosmiclog.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2007/07/03/256582.aspx
  5. Unreasonable Rocket blog http://unreasonablerocket.blogspot.com/

Supercomputing & GPUs

  1. Top 500 Supers: Moore's Law Is Alive and Well http://www.itjungle.com/tlb/tlb071007-story02.html
  2. A Half-Year Retrospective for HPC http://www.hpcwire.com/hpc/1648541.html
  3. Cray Supercomputers Play Key Role in Dreamliner Design http://www.hpcwire.com/hpc/1648047.html



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