Quick News: HP, Canada and More


In a very unsurprising move, Yahoo! finally announced that they will kill off Yahoo! Photos. Instead they are asking their users to move on over to their other photo service Flickr.

While most of the planet is moving to electronic currency, Canada is kicking it old school. They introduced a coin that is worth US $1,000,000. This could end horribly, as I visited an arcade in Vancouver once, and put in what I thought was quarter after quarter into the game. Only to find out later that they were dollar coins.

U.S. Soldiers can breath a sigh of relief. The Army said they didn't really mean to inhibit free speech, and that you don't have to get blogs and emails approved before sending them out.

For those of you who get overwhelmed with printer cartridge purchases, HP has you in mind. Every box will be color-coded in order to express whether you're buying standard, value, or specialty ink.