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Wednesday, March 28, 2007

SpaceX Postflight Review

Ebon has posted the preliminary postflight review of the Falcon 1 demoflight 2 mission from last week. Apparently the failure to reach orbit was due to sloshing in the second stage cutting fuel to the engine a minute and a half short of shutdown. They are considering the flight a success, and will be doing an operational launch this summer.

Monday, March 26, 2007

Linux Voids Your Warranty

Yup, running Linux on your Compaq laptop voids your warranty. This lady bought a laptop, installed Linux, and when the keyboard started sticking, Compaq refused to honor their hardware warranty. The only way they'd do anything is if she reinstalled Windows. That is just exquisite B.S.

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