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Firefox 1.1 Plans Native SVG Support (Updated)

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Date: Sunday, May 1st, 2005, 22:32
Category: Software

Firefox 1.1 Features SVGSlashdot is reporting that nightly builds of Firefox 1.1 have SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) support built-in, stepping up the browser arms race between Safari another notch. Read More…


Google Redraws World According to George Bush

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Date: Sunday, May 1st, 2005, 21:23
Category: Opinion

An article on The Register by Lester Haines trots out an interesting conspiracy theory about Google Maps and how George Bush has final approval on countries represented in the UK version.

That’s right. In Google’s Brave New World, potential threats to US national security have been neutralized by airbrushing them from the surface of the globe. Naturally, the UK survives the apocalypse by virtue of its “special relationship” with the US.