Month: August 2005

E-passports to debut in the U.S. this December

The U.S. government is planning to begin issuing electronic passports to its citizens, which feature a built-in chip that contains information about the passport holder and facial-recognition capabilities. These electronic passports to be out by December this year will be initially issued only through the department. However, by October 2006 domestic passport agencies, such as […]

Paradigm Shift… Nice Illustration

Imagine you’re at London’s Heathrow Airport. While you’re waiting for your flight, you notice a kiosk selling shortbread cookies.You buy a box, put them in your traveling bag and then you patiently search for an available seat so you can sit down and enjoy your cookies. Finally you find a seat next to a gentleman. […]

British ministers call for ban on Zimbabwe cricket team!

Check it out here: http://content.cricinfo.com/ci/content/story/216683.html Well, the reason for banning one of the best cricket teams in the world, by the ministers is idiotic! How about banning Britain from international cricket due to racial discrimination?? The support for people in Zimbabwe suffering is commendable, but not at the cost of banning the cricket team from […]