Friday 26 February 2010

His Noodly Appendage is acknowledged

This is awesome. The Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster can rejoice - Pastafarianism has officially been recognised as a religion.

Sample these two screenshots of my thwarted attempts to read about certain subject matter. Focus on the "Target group" heading.

Eminent wootage.

More of the same

India is now on the "trading naughty list" for government-mandated use of open source software.

From the report (scroll to the end):
The industry is also concerned about moves by the government to consider mandating the use of open source software and software of only domestic origin. Though such policies have not yet been implemented, IIPA and BSA urge that this area be carefully monitored.
We like capitalism. But only if it works in our favour.

Friday 19 February 2010