Archive for November, 2006

A wish for all

On this day before Thanksgiving is celebrated in the United States, I want to take a few minutes to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. This also starts the Christmas Holiday Season, so also an early wish of Season’s Greetings, Happy Holidays, and Merry Christmas. This may be the US Thanksgiving, but I’m sure that no […]

Merger, merger everywhere. Where it stops? We should care?

This is an update to this April post: Even though there were some major concerns by the US Congress about safeguards for classified work that Lucent’s Bell Laboratories conducts for the US government, President Bush approved the merger of Lucent, a US company and Alcatel, a French company. The companies have promised to create a […]

A day late ….

November 11 is or by the time you read reading this was America’s Veteran Day.  This day is the anniversary of the Armistice which was signed by the Allies and the Germans in 1918.  The armistice ended World War I, after four years of conflict. In 1938 Congress passed a bill declaring that each November […]