Gongol.com Archives: November 2013
Brian Gongol

November 22, 2013

Computers and the Internet Jury tells Samsung to pay Apple $290 million for patent infringement

Socialism Doesn't Work Not a very enlightened reform
China may be easing on things like the one-child policy, but it looks like trends in the government's control of the media are taking no such steps forward. It makes sense that the state would want to encourage a mild amount of muckraking because that serves up patsies who can be charged with corruption and paraded around as examples in front of everyone else. But real criticism of the government? That's not going to happen when the government requires journalists to be credentialed in the "Marxist view on journalism".

Computers and the Internet Microsoft's takeover of the Nokia phone business is going smoothly
It looks like the EU is going to approve

Agriculture Fun fact: Iowa produces twice as many eggs as any other state

Aviation News China claims to have its first stealth drone
Some tools seem really cool to have -- when nobody else has them.

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