Cringely’s latest on Microsoft’s attempt to replace TCP/IP with a proprietary MS protocol, which was announced this week. Bill Gates is (a) megalomaniacally insane and (b) the Devil hisself. Can anything stop them?
Well, I do, too. Check out the Counter-Telemarketing page for some great information and fun tactics. Our fair state (Arkansas) has a stateside don’t-call list that I’m on, and our telemarketing calls have gone down, though we got a barrage of long, annoying automated calls during the recent primary elections. One campaign in particular (he lost) got a nasty phone call from me for spamming my answering machine with pitches. I enjoyed voting against him.