Friday, July 14, 2006
I learn't for example that they think that the oil spike will be between 2015 and 2040 - depending on whether demand increases or decreases and on how much new supplies are discovered or made accessible.
I got some more idea of just how big the problem is - they think we would be lucky to stabilise CO2 production in 20 years rather than the suggested 10 to prevent catastrophic and uncontrolable warming. We have already caused a 3 degree rise - it has just not caught up with us yet - now we must decide whether we want the total to be four or six - bad or terrible.
So sorry for not writing but I have to deal with annoying sisters and brothers and parents now. especialy silly sisters.
Saturday, July 08, 2006
They probably won't but they could
'Under the ruling, Microsoft had to supply rivals with information about its Windows operating system.
On Monday, Microsoft said it had begun to provide the information Brussels had demanded, but the Commission has signalled the company acted too late.
In December, Brussels informed the software giant that it had failed to comply with the original ruling it issued in March 2004.
At the time of the warning, the Commission said Microsoft would face fines of up to 2m euros a day if it did not comply immediately.'
Friday, July 07, 2006
Thursday, July 06, 2006
I now have a Web album just for screenshots - look here.
I now have the Piscara Web Albumbs thing and have uploaded I think all of my pictures for the blog there. You can find it here.
I am writing to you via a broardband wirelessconnection in leeds. I last posted from Yorkshire and before that I spent a week in inverness and before that a weekend in the Lake district. I have traveled a lot recently.
Monday, July 03, 2006
My sincerest apologies - not that anyone has commented in my absence - but oh well.