Technology News Archive - October 25, 2005

By Gregg Goldstein ORLANDO, Florida (Hollywood Reporter) - As Hurricane Wilma swamped southern Florida on Monday, studio and movie theater executives gathered at their annual ShowEast convention in Orlando to confront their own storms.

By John Benson CLEVELAND (Billboard) - Currently touring in support of her latest album, "Somebody's Miracle," Liz Phair says she's found a positive outlet for downtime while on the road. "I'm all about podcasting," Phair told Billboard.com. "I'm totally fixated on it. It's what I'm into.

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - New research confirms that cellular telephones can interfere with medical equipment such as bedside monitors, but it also shows that recent technological advances have changed the electromagnetic interference "landscape" for the better.

By Kyle Stock, The Post and Courier, Charleston, S.C. Oct.

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.