iPods A Treat at 4 Star Hotels

CNET News.com: “Dream, a new Manhattan four-star, is one of the latest boutique hotels to offer guests the use of Apple’s popular music gadget during their stay. The iPods come preloaded with as many as 2,000 songs and are available for each of the Dream’s 200 rooms, said Dream spokesman Andy Patrizia. The music players,…

High Tech Tags Keep Track of Kids

Asahi.com : “Operating like a time clock, a wireless integrated circuit (IC) tag measuring 6 by 3 centimeters and attached to a knapsack or carried in a pocket automatically registers when the child enters or leaves the school. Using an Internet connection, teachers and parents can then check what time a child arrives at school…