All Four Major E-Voting Machines Flip Votes in Early Voting Early voting in five states showed that voters’ choice are being flipped to the opposite candidate on all four major e-voting machines — Diebold TSx, Sequoia Edge, ES&S iVotronic, and Hart InterCivic eSlate. "…vote-flipping on the eSlate can’t be explained as a calibration error, since the eSlate doesn’t have a touch screen."
Google ‘will be able to keep tabs on us all’ “The internet will hold so much digital data in five years that it will be possible to find out what an individual was doing at a specific time and place, an expert said yesterday.” Uhh…
Adding to the ongoing list of strange USB-powered toys (including the USB Aquarium) is the USB-powered BBQ. This is a barbeque grill that requires thirty (30) (trente) USB ports to power that little piece of grill you have to cook… well, I don’t know. Some Japanese modders made this with 6 USB adapter cards. See here for more pictures, and a video.