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Thursday: July 2, 2009

Jay Leno claims victory over pesky domain name squatter.Jay Leno claims victory over pesky domain name squatter.

In a ruling issued on Thursday, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) said Leno had common law trademark rights to his name after a 30-year career in entertainment, even though Guadalupe Zambrano registered the site in 2004.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 10:51 AM | Tags (5) | domain | jayleno | ruling | squatting | victory |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 29, 2009

Are sealed-in laptop batteries a good idea?Are sealed-in laptop batteries a good idea?

I lean towards no.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 2:32 PM | Tags (6) | sealed | battery | laptop | replacement | swap | device |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 25, 2009

Tourists welcomed to NYC via seven mile police chase.Tourists welcomed to NYC via seven mile police chase.

What a way to start a vacation.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 9:39 AM | Tags (6) | chase | manhattan | nyc | police | tourists | vacation |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: May 6, 2009

More zombie computers are on the rise. Run for the hills!More zombie computers are on the rise. Run for the hills!

Put your Spybots and antivirius software on separate scheduled tasks. This tech tidbit brought to your for free by your friendly GeekLikeMe.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 9:45 AM | Tags (4) | bots | zombies | attacks | spyware |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 369 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: October 12, 2006

Wi-Tie

The original punch line was 'exchange server is down' which got no laughs. Current punchline got a chuckle and was declared the winner.

Posted to DotComic filed in Comics @ 1:00 AM | Tags (7) | dotcomic | comic | wifi | recall | battery | humor | wi-tie |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 0 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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