Apple Awarded Patent for OS X Dock, Nine Years Later

Nearly nine years after filing for a patent on the Dock in OS X, it's finally been awarded to Apple. Steve Jobs is listed as one of its three inventors. Besides the general idea of a userbar with "a plurality of item representations" that consolidates features like "launching and managing running applications," the… » 10/08/08 11:45am 10/08/08 11:45am

Letterman's Top Ten Reasons to Watch Battlestar Galactica's New Season

With just two weeks to go before the fourth and final season of Battlestar Galactica hits the Sci-Fi Channel, the cast's big hitters appeared on David Letterman last night to give us ten reasons why we should watch the first episode on April 4. Number Six was good, but Saul Tigh, at number five, was even better.… » 3/21/08 8:30am 3/21/08 8:30am