The Null Device
Doovy! there's now an open source outline font editor for Linux/UNIX. Given that Fontographer has not been in development since 1996, perhaps open-source tools are the way to go. (ta, Toby!)
A Melbourne "online marketing" company has developed a new advertising technology. Their Admail system is installed on an ISP's mail server attaches ads to users' incoming mail. The advertising is targeted to users' profiles. Not surprisingly, acceptance of this has been somewhat less than unanimous.
Software of the day: Ogle, a DVD player for Linux which apparently does subtitles and menus.