Digital library alliance. Yahoo and Microsoft have teamed up in an effort to challenge Google at digitizing great books. The Open Content Alliance (OCA) is backed by HP, Adobe and at least a dozen other major libraries in Europe and North America.
Ricky Wilson collapses on stage. Kaiser Chiefs frontman Ricky Wilson briefly passed out on stage on Sunday. While performing at the O2 NME Rock ‘n Roll Riot Tour show in Birmingham the singer fainted. First aid gave him some water and he perked up quickly.
DMX pleads guilty. on Tuesday, DMX plead guilty to violating the terms of his conditional release for two driving-related offenses, the first occurring in June 2004 and the second occurring last December. DMX has to return to court on November 17th, when he will hear back on his sentence. It is likely that he will be sentenced to 60 days in Prison.