Tim Worstall in The Register

Lynne Kiesling The KP Spouse has introduced me to The Register, kind of a British Slashdot news website for computer folks. It’s very useful for keeping abreast of technical news, without some of the inane comment threads that can ensue on Slashdot (although I still love Slashdot, just not the comments on the posts). I … More Tim Worstall in The RegisterMore Tim Worstall in The Register

Massive Thunderstorms!

Lynne Kiesling Yowza … we had massive thunderstorms here last night, with the tornado sirens going for the first time I’ve ever heard them in Chicago. We actually grabbed the cat and the laptops and the firebox with the valuables and headed for the basement, where we poured pitchers of water and waited. Thankfully it … More Massive Thunderstorms!More Massive Thunderstorms!

Lack of Coordination Between Rtos Provides Multi-million Dollar Gaming Opportunity to Some Market Participants – at the Expense of Others

Michael Giberson On July 21, the New York Independent System Operator (NYISO) filed what was in effect an emergency rule change – proposed to go into effect the morning of the next day unless FERC stopped it (and FERC didn’t stop it) – in order to bring to a halt certain gaming activities pursued by … More Lack of Coordination Between Rtos Provides Multi-million Dollar Gaming Opportunity to Some Market Participants – at the Expense of OthersMore Lack of Coordination Between Rtos Provides Multi-million Dollar Gaming Opportunity to Some Market Participants – at the Expense of Others