Gongol.com Archives: December 2009
Brian Gongol

December 4, 2009

Computers and the Internet Google Maps adds a layer for real estate
A new layer allows one to see real estate listings mapped all over the United States. It's surprisingly comprehensive, and it'll be a great tool for homebuyers. It'll also be a great tool for criminals who want to know where they can find nice houses with nice stuff inside.

Science and Technology Intel sticks 48 separate processing cores on one chip

Broadcasting The NFL has no sense of humor
The league nixed a series of TV commericals showing Bears players alongside Blackhawks players. The NFL, not seeing the humor in Chicago's hometown cross-promotion, says that their players can't be seen promoting any other sports. Bad memories of Bo Jackson?

Humor and Good News Big Ben on Twitter
Every hour, on the hour: BONG! BONG! BONG! (as many times as required to illustrate the time in London)

Weather and Disasters 2009 was a 12-year low for Atlantic hurricanes

Water News Rising water prices ahead for Omaha