Singapore government nods to two casinos
UPDATE: Read actual parliament account and transcript
This is despite majority of the population voicing concerns that Singapore shouldn’t have one. Well guess what, our government has listened and given us “two” instead. One will be built at Marina Bayfront and the other on Sentosa island. The government claims that casinos will help to increase tourism. Now that the decision has been made (there was no choice anyway), PM Lee urged Singaporeans to move on to help make the integrated resorts a success. Yes, we’d better obey; no protests are allowed. ALL YOUR BASE ARE BELONG TO US.
Adobe buys Macromedia for $3.4 billion
When Adobe bought Pagemaker in the old days, they did a crap job with it, then killed it off and replaced it with their own Adobe Indesign, which was very sad. Now that they’ve bought their major competitor Macromedia, I’ve a feeling we’ll have to start learning silly Adobe GoLive and forget about Dreamweaver. The geek in me cries foul…