Graphic of the day: Trendy Domain
Volvo's new 52-mpg car
Achieved through a diesel engine, new transmission oil, and some aerodynamic tweaks, plus better engine-management software
Drivers' ed in a Humvee
US Marines are training soldiers from Georgia how to drive Humvees -- the biggest problem being that most of the Georgians have never driven anything before
Bill Gates says he'll really leave Microsoft next year
Trend: Registering your baby's name as a domain
Probably not the worst idea in the world...as long as the domain-registration fee isn't squeezing out more important things like the diaper budget
The iPhone: It's like IE4 all over again
The touch-screen interface makes it hard to design a website that looks good on the "real Internet," as Apple so loudly touted, and that functions when human fingers are involved. And that's not the only reason the iPhone may be forcing some websites to make special iPhone-enabled sites.
Mother Teresa's diaries suggest agnosticism
Related: Christopher Hitchens's "The Missionary Position" suggests that a lot of popular myth surrounding Mother Teresa is patently untrue
Paranoia: If it's not a flag, it's probably a bomb
Flooding shuts down Ottumwa water works
The best voice-over narrator in America
Everyone with a radio or a television anywhere in the USA has heard Peter Thomas's voice at least once. An excellent example of his work is a personal narrative about Omaha Beach. It's gut-wrenchingly good.
What if the YouTube debate had really been like YouTube?
(Video) The fake version feels almost too real, but it's hilarious