Crocs, those ugly little shoes that all the suburbanites seem to be wearing these days, have been banned in Swedish hospitals. Thanks to the possibility of creating a static "cloud of lightning" thereby disabling all of the hospitals equipment.

Froogle, Google's product search, has been shut down. But never fear price-savvy readers, now there's Google Price Finder.


And speaking of being price-savvy, Pioneer has a internal PC Blu-ray drive in the works. What's so special? How does a retail price of only $300 sound?

According to a Poll of IT security managers sponsored by Cisco, data theft has supplanted malware as the biggest security threat.