Greenspan quote on legislation

I love this quote from Greenspan: "Any bill that passes both houses almost unanimously, cannot be a good piece of legislation." Words of wisdom :). Rest of article is interesting if you are interested in Sarbanes-Oxley. I’m not very much – other than the effect it seems to be having on the stock market. Link …

Number of browser vulnerabilities rising

Link to Number of browser vulnerabilities rising Note that Firefox has dramatically increased in number of vulnerabilities discovered. Something I suggested would happen a year or 2 ago after  meeting someone from their team that didn’t understand why a stack overflow was bad. That said, I have to admit I have a copy of FireFox …

Japan’s little prince goes home

A new prince is born – Japan’s little prince goes home – Asia-Pacific – MSNBC.com. The article mentions Japan had been considering changing it’s laws to allow succesion through females. Amazing – over a 1000 years of male succesion. Most people don’t realize it, but Japan’s "emperor" is really more of a religious office than …

FW: BusinessWeek: Don’t Nix Netflix

Amen – my thoughts exactly. I’d be fine renting from Apple if I could do so on Netflix like terms, but buy from a list of 75 movies? Feed: Hacking NetFlix Posted on: Tuesday, September 12, 2006 12:07 PMAuthor: mikekSubject: BusinessWeek: Don’t Nix Netflix   With all of the buzz around the launch of Amazon …