Archive for date: September 25, 2004

Not only bike locks which are vulnerable…

September 25, 2004 | Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt | By: Mark VandeWettering

Quad-City Times Newspaper Online reports that a local man who wished to remain anonymous found that the recently uncovered bicycle lock vulnerablities apply just as strongly to the gun safe that he uses to keep his kids away from firearms. Yeow.

Intellectual Property, Zipf’s Law, and Opera

September 25, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Wherein your noble guide to all things brainwagon rants about taxes to support the music industry, on copyrights and patents, elucidates Tom Duff’s musings about Zipf’s Law, and a brief operatic interlude. Some day, um, you know, I’ll, um, stop, um, sounding, um, you know, stupid.