Jeff: “My one-bedroom apartment costs $2.13 per hour (a bargain in San Francisco).” That’s $0.0355 per minute. Mine one-bedroom is only $1.71 per hour (or $0.0285 per minute).
BBC: “As the celebrations begin for the 40th anniversary of the first manned spaceflight, BBC News Online looks at the the legacy of Yuri Gagarin.”
CNET: Kozmo to close, lay off 1,100. The delivery site will shutter its nine-city service, CNET News.com learns. Bummer.
Wired News: Webcasters Propose Royalty Plan. Under DiMA’s plan, webcasters are proposing that online radio stations pay $0.0015 per listener hour to cover performance rights fees on music they play. The arrangement is similar to that of terrestrial radio stations, which pay $0.0022 per listener hour to the traditional composers’ collection agencies… [Tomalak’s Realm]
Salon: Our unimpressive president.
SF Gate: Europe Edition Cut by Industry Standard.
BBC: Robotic insect takes to the air. Engineers have test flown a prototype of the world’s first robotic insect.