The Null Device
The World Meteorological Organization has removed the name "Israel" from a list of hurricane names, at the insistence of Jewish groups fearful that a destructive Hurricane Israel could have unfortunate political connotations. The name has been replaced with "Ivo", which suggests that Cocteau Twins fans and 4AD anoraks don't have much in the way of political clout. (via Lev)
Doovy! They've ported X11 to the Sega Dreamcast, running on that Linux distribution. May have to see if I can find one of those. And there's also MAME, so you can, umm, play games on your Dreamcast.