According to the London Cycling Campaign, cycling within the congestion charge zone is up 30%.
Not often that I post about things that aren’t technology or politics, but here’s one: I just heard Emma Bunton’s new single (“Maybe”) on Top of the Pops… and I think it’s the worst record I’ve heard for years. Cod-60′s stuff that comes out more like rotten 80′s. Awful, truly awful. And she’s looking a bit ropey as well…
An excellent piece from Joe Wilcox about how the Qhosts trojan means Microsoft must revive IE development. Qhosts is a very evil little trojan that uses a pop up ad to reconfigure the DNS’ that IE uses to access sites – the point being that the hacker could then redirect you to a faked version of a site, that could simply harvest your user names and passwords.
I’m testing TypePad for a review, and so I’ve moved my entire Movable Type-based Weblog (from Ludicrous to here. The moving process was very simple – I was able to get all of my comments and posts in very quickly.
Another plus was constructing the template, which is very easy – you can walk through creating a template and placing elements on a page in minutes.
So far, very impressed.
News.com has an interesting You like Pepsi with that?interview with former Apple CEO, John Sculley.
File under “rather smart”: you can report minor crimes to the police with the Non-Emergency Minor Crime Notification Web page.