Water pipes become a theft target
Delta and Northwest plan a merger, but would it really save any money?
One analyst thinks that the concessions the airlines will have to make with their pilots' unions will be enough to drive up costs far in excess of any savings they'd get from merging. Related: See a map of US airline hubs and see if any other mergers appear to make sense.
A Google security hole that could have become a crisis, but didn't
A flaw in the way Google's services share cookies put users at risk of having their information stolen by a clever bit of programming trickery. Google says it's cleared up the vulnerability. But it should be noted that users of Microsoft Internet Explorer are at vastly greater risk of falling victim to such attacks than are users of other browsers, like Firefox.