July 25, 2002

Chimera 0.4

Chimera 0.4, a browser for Mac OS X, is out. I’m using it right now. I like it.

It’s still very obviously a work in progress, with odd behavior when new windows pop up, or when typing in a field (as I am doing now), etc. But it seems to be well behaved, fast, and designed with good “instincts.” Joe Bob says “Check it out.”

Big Brother lives in Hollywood

As if we needed further convincing that Big Media is evil: License to Hack: Black Hats win.

A bill is being prepared that would allow copyright holders to hack into your computer if they suspect you have illicit copyrighted materials. The bill would also shield them from damages if they happen to mess up your computer.

via Kuro5hin.