It’s not often I see telomeres referenced in a web comic. Here’s today’s Dilbert:
The latest cartoon from xkcd refers to my favourite episode of Star Trek: TNG. Actually, I suppose I generally found ST:TNG rather un-memorable, usually with facile plot resolutions. But this episode I thought was quite imaginative.
Here’s a rather good webcomic from the ever-reliable xkcd.com: Actually, it’s a very pressing concern – how does one keep track (securely) of the passwords that protect our many accounts round the web? Not quite so sure about Google, though!
The UK ISP TalkTalk was recently spotted shadowing its customers’ tracks around the internet. The excellent NoDPI.org has a comprehensive summary of why this is illegal (TalkTalk becomes StalkStalk). Interestingly the man in charge, despite claiming to have deleted all… Continue reading →