Saturday, February 25, 2006

Sectarian Killings Shatter Brief Calm of Iraqi Curfew
The continuing violence, which has claimed about 200 lives, seemed to underscore the weakness of the Iraqi government.

Friday, February 24, 2006

Europe upbeat on growth, as rate hike seen

Austrian Finance minister Karl-Heinz Grasser is pictured in 2005.   European Union finance chiefs voiced optimism on prospects for Europe's continuing recovery, on the eve of the latest figures for economic growth in the 25-member bloc.(AFP/File/Bertrand Guay)AFP - European Union finance chiefs voiced optimism on prospects for Europe's fragile recovery, despite disappointing growth forecasts in recent months.


Thursday, February 23, 2006

Tuesday "Idol" tops 30 million viewers

Reuters - "American Idol" worship
topped the 30 million mark again Tuesday.

Wednesday, February 22, 2006

Corporate Security: Too Many New Gadgets, Too Much Information at Risk
Workers' smart phones and hand-held computers can represent a sizable security risk if confidential files are stored on them.

Tuesday, February 21, 2006

Mac Enthusiast Site Gets Copyright Violation Notice

TechWeb - The OSx86 Project, a Web site for enthusiasts of the new Intel-based Macs from Apple Computer Inc., has been served with a copyright violation notice, the site said.

Monday, February 20, 2006

Air Canada parent sees stronger 2006 result (Reuters)
Reuters - Air Canada parent ACE Aviation will
improve on its 2005 profit this year, its chief executive said,
citing the airline's new business model and excellent industry
conditions marred only by fuel prices.