The Null Device
The MP3.com scene: Commodore 64 game soundtrack musician Chris Huelsbeck (of Giana Sisters/Turrican fame) has a mp3.com page.
Salon has an interesting biographical piece on Robert Moog, who designed the Moog synthesizer.
Whilst reenacting the crucifiction of Jesus, a 23-year-old Italian man got a little carried away with his role as Judas, and hanged himself. (Reuters)