The Null Device


Researchers claim that pollution is reducing people's intelligence. (BBC News)


Some hacker with too much time on their hands wrote a HTTP server in PostScript. (via Slashdot)

hacks http postscript web 0

Philip "PKZip" Katz dead at 37, of "complications from chronic alcoholism": (via Slashdot)

Despite his success as a software engineer, Katz had troubles in his personal life. Authorities obtained a search warrant in 1997 after Katz's Mequon neighbors complained about odors, insects and mice at his luxury condominium. Authorities said they found knee-deep garbage and decaying food at the condo.


Interesting review of the three-DVD edition of Brazil, from a slashdot hacker perspective.