Monthly Archive:: May 2012

Muslim and Sikh workers in NY permitted to wear religious head coverings

New York’s Sikh and Muslim transit workers will be allowed to wear religious head coverings without a government agency logo after years of bitter

Virgin commercial spacecraft permitted to carry test flights

The US Federal Aviation Administration has cleared SpaceShipTwo, a commercial six-passenger spacecraft owned by Virgin Galactic, to begin rocket-powered suborbital test flights, the company

Educating 3rd world masses through mobile phones

Globalisation, as defined by the rich, is a very nice thing, the former US president Jimmy Carter once reflected. “You’re talking about the internet,

Yes Please!

The internet, you mean tubes

By Laura Miller The title of Andrew Blum’s “Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet” is a ricocheting joke. When Alaskan Sen. Ted Stevens