Notes from the Brian Gongol Show - April 27, 2008
How to test whether Java is working correctly
Regency Homes closes up shop
Tornado-chasing film from 1985 reveals the real value of technological change
Tornado chasers in 1985 search for pay phones, National Weather Service forecasters try to interpret fuzzy radar sweeps, and drivers get lost with oudated maps. Today's cell phones, radically-improved radar installations, and GPS navigation tools make 20 years ago seem impossibly outdated.