The domain name(s) listed below will expire on: Thu, Jul 26, 2001. markcastillo.org
. We will be moving to another location shortly.
California Lottery $141 million - June 23, 2001
The winning numbers were 3-22-43-44-45 with Meganumber 8. The winning Xtra Reward number was 43667954, which carries a $50,000 prize.
was off the hook on the tonight show.
Kids Get With the Programming
Instead of keyboarding and word processing, seventh- and eighth-graders in Nancy Elnor's advanced computer science classes at Longfellow Arts & Technology Magnet Middle School are mastering skills that talent-starved technology companies crave.
CNN.com - Surfing Into Saturday: Sites for sighting Mars - June 22, 2001
Some links are listed to some interesting sites for viewing space related items.
Forbes: Gates Wealthiest on Planet
The billionaire club swelled to 538 members this year, up from 482 last year, because Forbes decided for the first time to include all billionaires. Previously, the magazine counted only ``working rich'' billionaires to differentiate between those who ran businesses and those who simply lived off their wealth.
Kodak invests in video-to-DVD conversion - Tech News - CNET.com
San Jose, Calif.-based YesVideo's technology transfers onto DVDs and CDs footage that was shot in formats ranging from VHS to Hi-8. The service is available either through retailers or by mail. Conversion to DVD will cost $70 to $90 per tape, Kodak said, while conversion to CD will be in the $30 to $40 range.
California Lottery - Winning Numbers
for the super lotto plus: 2-8-31-32-46-mega 13, 90 million dollars.
linux.oreillynet.com: Death of a Palm [Jun. 19, 2001]
My Palm was dead; it had committed suicide! (The fact I had had three beers at the time had nothing to do with it; that's my story and I'm sticking to it.)
Salon.com Technology | Can the Net be trusted?
Online philanthropy appeals are often hoaxes. But even when someone's really hurting, it pays to do your homework.
Palm losing the revenue game to Compaq - Tech News - CNET.com
Palm continues to hold the No. 1 position for market share and shipped more units in the second quarter than Compaq and other rivals, Gartner analysts report. However, a higher average selling price for Compaq's iPaq handheld devices will lead to significantly higher revenue for Compaq, said Gartner, adding that the shift could happen as early as the current quarter.
Calif. for First Time, Warns of Blackout Threats
The ISO calls a Stage Two alert when operating reserves dip below 5 percent of demand. It makes a Stage Three call, which triggers rolling blackouts, when reserves dip to below 1.5 percent -- a level where there is a danger of a total collapse of the grid if emergency actions are not taken.
mini golf -
the best flash game i've played.
The Best Things in Life Are Free(ware)!
Even though these products are free, they are high-quality programs designed to fit the needs of the power Pocket PC user. Each application offers great enhancements to the interface, serves an important purpose, or provides entertainment.
SatireWire | SETI Project Turns Down Alien Help
Scientists for SETI@home, the worldwide project that uses millions of personal computers to aid in the search for extraterrestrial life, said today they have recently rejected several offers of technical assistance from aliens, arguing that bringing in outside help would be cheating.
It is with the greatest regret we must inform you that as of July 2, 2001, Zing.com will no longer be available.
The next edition of The Oxford English Dictionary will include a phrase made famous by Fox Television's Homer Simpson of the animated series "The Simpsons," according the dictionary's online edition June 14, 2001. "Doh!" is defined as "expressing frustration at the realization that things have turned out badly or not as planned or that one has just said or done something foolish.
Strife and success in the land of open source
The OpenBSD project has a history of making hard decisions like this and then delivering real alternatives. Investigation is already underway to determine as suitable ipf replacement for OpenBSD, though no plans have yet been set in stone. That said, code talks, and OpenBSD has spoken quite eloquently in the past.
TFN FanFilms | Short Films | Duality
A Sith apprentice travels to the planet Korriban to face his trial and his destiny.
Your i-drive Account Will Close on June 18th - PLEASE READ. oh well.
Sony, Sega to link game consoles - Tech News - CNET.com
The move, which lets Sega's discontinued Dreamcast connect with Sony's PlayStation 2, is the industry's first cross-console networking and is aimed at expanding the online gaming market, a Sega spokesman said. Under the arrangement, Sega will create versions of its online games, including a sequel to the popular role-playing game "Phantasy Star Online," for the Dreamcast, PlayStation 2 and the PC. Players will then be able to compete via the Internet regardless of which system they use.
News: Enter Runix: Linux for the PlayStation
Following high demand for Sony's Japanese release of Linux for the PlayStation2 game console, another company has leapt into the fray: the Czech firm Blokman Trading, which has released an alpha version of the Linux 2.4 kernel for the original PlayStation console.