Talking about Senate confirms John Roberts as chief justice – The Changing Court –

 It looks like Roberts has been confirmed. I’m hopeful he’ll be a good justice, though Brother Reid has his doubts. "At the end of the day, I have too many unanswered questions about the nominee to justify confirming him to this lifetime seat," said Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid of Nevada. Senate confirms John Roberts […]

Physical UI

Here’s a great example of physical user interface – a phone that dials based on photo’s. I’ve also seen an answering machine that used marbles to represent messages and placing a marble in a certain spot replayed that message. There is a lot let to be done in human computer interaction, just in case you […]

Talking about Grandmother held on looting charge freed – Hurricane Katrina –

This is just silly this even happened.  From the story: She was retrieving a piece of sausage from the cooler in her car and planned to grill it so she and her husband, Alfred, could eat, according to her defenders. The parking lot was almost a block from the looted store, they said. “That woman […]