Tuesday, October 24, 2006

Technology Tuesday

Just a quick roundup of tech news.

New Releases

Firefox 2.0 is scheduled for release later today. Not sure on the exact time, but keep checking the site.

Fedora Core 6 (Zod) was released today. It appears the Fedora Project site is down for the count right now. I'm guessing it got hammered by everyone trying to be the first to download the installation image.

Ubunutu Linux 6.10 (Edgy Eft) is scheduled for release on October 26, 2006.

Expect An Uptick In Epileptic Seizures

Here's a raincoat that has flickering lights activated by rain hitting sensors embedded in the nylon.

Quantum Malware

It appears people are already thinking about ways to infect the new breed of computers. Still conceptual, but hell, so are quantum computers.