Words from Nerds 104: Summer Movies

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Nerd News:

  • A study reports that about 20,000 Twitter Elites are responsible for 50% of the traffic
  • Kraft making commercials from your tweets
  • Time Warner streams live TV in your house!
  • Firefox 4 downloads dominate IE9
  • Are you the next Martin Scorsese? Here are some videos shot entirely on cellphones.
  • But you won’t be shooting that mobile film on Symbian soon: Nokia’s Symbian is no more by 2012?
  • Summer Blockbusters: Thor, Captain America, Green Lantern, X-Men: First Class, Transformers3, Harry Potter 8, Pirates 4, Battle: LA, Cowboys & Aliens, Super 8
Nerd History:
  • March 30, 240 BC – 1st recorded perihelion passage of Halley’s Comet.
  • March 28, 845 – Paris is sacked by Viking raiders, probably under Ragnar Lodbrok, who collects a huge ransom in exchange for leaving.
  • March 31, 1951 – Remington Rand delivers the first UNIVAC I computer to the United States Census Bureau.