Burn The Patent Trolls

The Newegg trial is a perfect example of why we should get rid of patents in the computer space.  Newegg brought in Whit Diffie to show prior art in a ridiculous patent troll lawsuit.  Despite that, the troll won.  Newegg is going to appeal the result, so hopefully they get somewhere in the appeals court.

My favorite sci-fi TV series of all time, #1: Doctor Who

As your reward for sticking with me up to #1, I will not try to include #2's title in some sort of one sentence stinger. You're welcome. Doctor Who may be the greatest television series in history, and I say this based only the newer ones (I have not seen anything before the Ninth Doctor).…