Make Firefox look like (the old) Netscape - Many of you probably remember the earlier days of the web when the browser dominance wars took place between Netscape (which enjoyed a majority share) and Internet Explorer. TechSpot Blog.
Internet2 just got 10 times faster - The ultrahigh-speed Internet2
network just got 10 times faster, partly in anticipation of rising demand for
capacity after the world's largest particle collider opens near Geneva next
Nintendo's Wii gets Fit - "Wii Fit" goes on sale in Japan on December 1
for about 8,800 yen or $75, using a pressure-sensing "balance board" that looks
like a bathroom scale and reads movement. It can be used to play virtual sports
such as soccer and ski jumping, as well as training staples such as yoga and
iPod touch now running Mail, Google Maps, and more - We're not looking at
general availability yet, but those happy hacking cats unravelling the iPod
touch have decrypted the ramdisk and are now busy installing applications.
Already, Mail, Maps, and other 3rd party apps are up and running on their
jailbreaked touches. Engadget.
Mapquest getting a long overdue facelift - So what's new? First up, you
get a map on the front page, not just text entry boxes. Second, you no longer
have to enter a street, city, and state all in separate boxes. There's a unified
Google Maps-like box at the top. DownloadSquad.