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How Google Earth Helped Win a Gold Medal TechCrunch - Google Earth is getting a nice plug from Olympic Gold Medal cyclist Kristin Armstrong. When she did her time trials in December, 2007 in China, she took along her husband’s GPS unit to capture the elevation along the route.
Forrester Says Business Finally Moving to Vista Channel Web - A month ago, Microsoft characterized Forrester Research's stance on Windows Vista business adoption as "schizophrenic" after Forrester analyst Thomas Mendel claimed that Vista has been rejected by enterprises. Now, it appears that Forrester's schizophrenic pendulum may be swinging back in a positive direction.
Computer Virus Aboard the ISS Slashdot - BBC News is reporting that laptops taken to the International Space Station by NASA astronauts are infected with the Gammima.AG worm. The laptops have no net connection; officials suspect the worm may have been transferred via a USB flash drive owned by an astronaut. NASA have said this isn't the first time computer viruses had travelled into space.