Lifehacker alerts us that there's a 30-second delay in the login process in Windows 7 if you have a solid-color background. It's a bug that Microsoft is aware of.
Sigh. Why does this not surprise me?
In a few weeks, you'll be able to upload any type of file onto Google Docs:
On Tuesday, Google shouted "J'accuse" at the Chinese government in a big way:
We had some ISP-related gotchas for a couple of hours, but we're now back up and running. Sorry for any inconvenience.
The NY Times has a retrospective on the tenth anniversary of the failed AOL-Time Warner merger. According to the Times:
"The trail of despair in subsequent years included countless job losses, the decimation of retirement accounts, investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Justice Department, and countless executive upheavals. Today, the combined values of the companies, which have been separated, is about one-seventh of their worth on the day of the merger."