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2008-06-16 09:00:26

The Internet technical community*, including the Internet Society, RIPE NCC, APNIC and W3C, today issues a memorandum to Governments, civil society and the private sector to ensure that human capacities are enhanced or enabled through creativity, confidence and that the convergence of Internet technology is preserved. A multi-stakeholder model of decision making and a full commitment to adopting emerging technologies and standards are critical for long-term Internet policy development,...

2006-02-06 04:37:36

By Erik Pedersen LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Seems like a good idea on the surface: Surprise some deserving folks with the posh party of a lifetime. But leave it to reality television to make even a feel-good story feel tainted. The new UPN series "Get This Party Started" has its heart in the right place, and it's tough to criticize the iconoclasm of a show in this genre that's focused on the positive. But, in the last football metaphor of the season, it's like watching as a...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).