Thursday, December 16, 2010

Law of the Land, Somebody's Watching You, -and- YIKES!

Law of the Land - "new-car smell" cited in hit-and-run case
Somebody's Watching You - PatriotApp links phone to agencies via Internet to inform on others
YIKES! - UAE hotel erects 11-million-dollar Christmas tree

On this day in history: December 16, 1977 - The pinnacle of the Disco era attained with the release of the polyester-clad film Saturday Night Fever, starring John Travolta.

Born on this day in history: December 16, 1770 - Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827) Born in Bonn, Germany, composer Ludwig van Beethoven studied under Haydn and possibly Salieri. His music is usually divided into three periods: the first, including his first two symphonies (1792-1802); second, including the Eroica symphony (803-12); and third, including the Mass (1813-26).

Scripture of the Day:

Video of the Day: Submitted by Chris

Imagine my surprise when I encountered this scene at Walmart while journeying to my office this morning! Click to enlarge.

Technology News
Facebook adds facial recognition to photo tagging
GFI-Sunbelt reports surge in rogue utilities
Opera 11 arrives, with tab-stacking, visible mouse gestures