Baghdad Burning, a book based on the blog by the same name, has made the longlist for the Samuel Johnson, Prize for contemporary non-fiction. The blogger, known only as Riverbend, has been blogging since August of 2003. The winner of the prize will be announced on June 14th.
Microsoft has created a public bug database for the next version of IE 7 beta. It was decided that the database should be created after customer feedback indicated that a public forum feedback and suggestions was wanted. The database can be accessed by anyone with a Microsoft Passport account. It is now available through the Microsoft Connect site.
In protest of the annual seal hunt held in Canada, Morrissey is refusing to take his world tour to the country. Morrissey is touring in support of his forthcoming album Ringleader of the Tormentors, he has dates for Europe scheduled for later this spring. The new disc is due out on April 4th.Powered by Sidelines