|SF Cloudflare offers free SSL |
By curious2 posted 1 day ago:
http://arstechnica.com/informa In a bid to secure even more of the Internet's websites through the use of secure connections, San Francisco-based content delivery network and Internet security provider CloudFlare has launched a new free service for...
|Science Wednesday: sailing stones of Death Valley |
By curious2 1 comment, latest 5 days ago:
Dan8267 says But that's not magic! Damn, another thing that proved the existence of god that now doesn't.
|SFBA median up 12%, SF up 14%, YoY |
By curious2 posted 2 weeks ago:
"The median price paid for a Bay Area [shack] that closed in August was $607,000. That was down 1.6 percent from July but up 12.4 percent from last August, according to CoreLogic DataQuick. The data,...
|S. Truett Cathy, 1921-2014 |
By curious2 15 comments, latest 3 weeks ago:
Dan8267 says Call it Crazy says BTW, there must be a Youtube video that you can post that shows us how you feel.
|Is there a creativity deficit in science? |
By curious2 1 comment, latest 1 month ago:
curious2 says Two related stories. First, the bad news: according to federal projections, medical spending will nearly double within 10 years. While other parts of the economy are suffering, the medical industrial complex are looking...
|Disk drive duopoly reducing supply to inflate prices |
By curious2 16 comments, latest 1 month ago:
CaptainShuddup says Better upgrade now or be priced out for ever.
|Oregon gives up on troubled Obamneycare exchange, joins U.S. site |
By curious2 22 comments, latest 1 month ago:
gsr says monkframe says It's not that there aren't plenty of problems w/the present law - there are - but I have yet to see one alternative besides single-payer that's worth a shit. You keep...
|1/4 of CA foster kids on psychotropic Rx drugs |
By curious2 3 comments, latest 1 month ago:
curious2 says Quigley says Woo! Medicate for life! "Nearly 70 percent of Americans are on at least one prescription drug, and more than half take two...." With federal policies maximizing Rx prices, patients become a...
|Most supermarket meat contains antibiotic resistant bacteria |
By curious2 20 comments, latest 1 month ago:
bob2356 says curious2 says P.S. re your edit to add cats, I have been trying honestly to encourage Toxo Bob to get tested for T. Gondii, but in his mind he's perfect so he responds...
|Hospital chain allegedly admitted patients fraudulently to make more $$$ |
By curious2 40 comments, latest 1 month ago:
CaptainShuddup says If you've got insurance you can get treatment you don't need. But even if you have cash, you can't get much desperately needed treatment without insurance. I know I'm missing something, we just...
|Hackers steal millions' data via hospital computers |
By curious2 2 comments, latest 1 month ago:
curious2 says That's a good question. All those "server errors" served data somewhere, but who knows where?
|Robin Williams, 1951-2014 |
By curious2 3 comments, latest 1 month ago:
curious2 says "Williams was found dead by his personal assistant Monday inside his Tiburon home. Authorities said it appeared the cause of death was "asphyxia due to hanging," although toxicology reports for a final report...
|Drought: Feds cut water to Central Valley farmers |
By curious2 82 comments, latest 1 month ago:
Call it Crazy says Hey, we had like 5 inches of rain last night. I have to pump out my pool. Who on the West coast wants the water? We'll just run a long hose.
|Religious ritual spreads herpes to newborns |
By curious2 16 comments, latest 2 months ago:
thunderlips11 says One of Hitler's Paintings Another A woodside shrine And of course,
|Fox "News" is an unhealthy (and ignorant) lifestyle |
By curious2 51 comments, latest 2 months ago:
indigenous says Howdy There says The multiplier effect theory has some merit in a closed economy, but is extremely complex to apply in an open one. It's worth learning from an academic standpoint, but I...
|Where in the world is Casey Kasem? |
By curious2 8 comments, latest 2 months ago:
curious2 says The saga continues: "A judge has granted Casey Kasem's daughter a temporary restraining order preventing the famous radio host's wife from cremating his remains, but it's unclear where those remains are or whether...
|Value of S.F. property rose 6% YoY to $180 billion |
By curious2 posted 2 months ago:
"Commercial and residential properties accounted for $168 billion of the tax rolls for fiscal 2014-15, with business machinery and equipment comprising the remaining $12 billion."
|Smartphones start getting Infrared - at long last |
By curious2 12 comments, latest 3 months ago:
curious2 says CaptainShuddup says The products we buy or see at the stores only have the features that.... support the revenue models of the cellular carriers, who are the primary customers. The FIRE economy has...
|Future building with concrete bricks? |
By curious2 8 comments, latest 3 months ago:
curious2 says tatupu70 says The papers I've seen highlight the environmental aspect over the improvement in concrete properties (although some do show improved fracture toughness). Grants related to the study of climate change have caused...
|Maya Angelou, 1928-2014 |
By curious2 posted 4 months ago:
“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”