First up, an interesting article from the folks at Clarion about bleeding edge science research and science fiction stories:
Second, as this BBC article announces, it’s started. And it’s going to make complaints about e-book prices look like a picnic in a wildflower meadow. Of course, I hate Rupert Murdoch as I consider him responsible for a good portion of the ills of my country, but the reality was that the Net was only going to be legally free access if it made people enough money. And now the rent’s coming due, and it won’t be just media that you will have to sometimes pay for.