Steve Jobs Has a Smirk on His Face

It looks like Steve Jobs can smirk about making the right decision not to support Flash on any of the iOS devices. A second Zero-Day (really, really bad) flaw has been found that can allow malicious code inside a MS Office Document to take control of your computer by utilizing a hole in Adobe’s Flash…

He’s Back!

Seven time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong announced yesterday he is returning to professional bicycle racing for the 2009 circuit, just 4 short years since he retired from professional competition in 2005. Lance has been spending his time in retirement working for his cancer foundation, Live Strong, competing in marathons and doing some off…

The Pill Makes Women Want to Inbreed

Ok now don’t get me wrong there’s nothing wrong with being attracted to your brother/uncle/cousin as long as you live in a southern state where class is something that you stopped going to when you were 7 but researchers in the UK have found that The Pill may inhibit a womans ability to choose a…

Schwarzenegger Wants to With Hold State Workers Pay Checks

In a move that’s sure to piss off thousands of state workers (including fire, emergency medical, highway safety and maintenance and teachers) and could mean many families losing their homes and defaulting on their bills during one of the worst fiscal periods in recent history, Govenor Schwarzenegger has decided to hold their paychecks until a…

Google Launches Knol Knowledge Base

Google unveiled it’s Knol service yesterday – a Wikipedia-eque service that allows users to write topics and post photos on a specific topic for money. WSJ.com: “By trying to provide such content, the service is likely to compete with online encyclopedia Wikipedia, whose articles tend to rank highly in Google search results. In an interview,…

Tony Roma’s restaurant in Modesto closes its doors

Today is a sad, sad day America. After 16 years Tony Roma’s, the best if not the only, place to get good ribs in the Central Valley has closed citing a down economy and problems with the chain. The Modesto Bee: “The Tony Roma’s restaurant in Modesto has closed after 16 years. Owner Chris Hodges…

Video: Stealth Bomber Crash

Wired’s got some awesome video of a B2 Stealth Bomber crashing as it took off last February. Looking at these things taking off in the video it’s hard to see why they fly at all. Wired.com: “On takeoff from Andersen Air Force Base, the $1.4 billion plane abruptly ‘pitched up, rolled and yawed to the…

Thanks for Listening Yahoo!

If you’ve been reading Dailything for any while now you may remember a post I made in November last year called Flickr’s Not Dead Yet. In the post I made the point that if Yahoo! wanted to stay competative they needed to add video to Flickr. Good news. Someone at Yahoo! had the same idea….

Dolphin rescues stranded whales

Wow! This is awesome! CNN.com: “A dolphin swam up to two distressed whales that appeared headed for death in a beach stranding in New Zealand and guided them to safety, witnesses said Wednesday. The actions of the bottlenose dolphin — named Moko by residents who said it spends much of its time swimming playfully with…