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  September 2000 News Archive: Digital Photography Review
Photokina 2000: The biggest photography fair in Europe (arguably in the World) is currently taking place at Koln Messe in Cologne, Germany (20-25th Sept).
Two new cameras from FujiFilm are seemingly upgrades to older models, the FinePix 2400 (September sale) replacing the 1400 now with a 2 megapixel CCD and the FinePix 1300 (October sale) now replacing the old MX-1200 now with USB and several enhancements.
The monthly bi-lingual digital camera webzine Megapixel.Net have just released their September edition, under the reviewers eye this month are the Olympus D-490 Zoom, Minolta Dimage 2300, Pentax EI-200 (AKA HP Photosmart C618) and the Sony Mavica FD90.
www.dpreview.com /news/0009/archive.asp   (4049 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: September 2000
September is the ninth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of four Gregorian months with 30 days.
September 16 - Ukrainian journalist Georgiy Gongadze is last seen alive; this day is taken as the commemoration date of his death.
September 29 - HM Prison Maze in Northern Ireland is closed.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/September-2000   (1072 words)

  
 September 2000 Hardware Digest
Perhaps the September itself was calm enough and mobiles just kept going at the same rate.
And also in September Abit, Jetway, Chaintech announced their products based on GF2 MX that are usual variantions of the same nVidia's design.
In September Hitachi announced the creation of a new technology (concerning new laser and CDs) that allows to produce 5.25 inch compact discs with up to 100 GBytes space.
www.digit-life.com /articles/septemberdigest   (3673 words)

  
 rc3.org: September 2000 Archives
I consider myself to be an educated person, and I knew that the Mercator projection distorted the sizes of continents on a map of the world, but until I saw the Peters Projection, I didn't really get the degree to which the sizes are distorted.
As the author of the article points out, the terms of the deal are unknown, so it seems likely that this was some kind of behind the scenes crap that allowed both companies to create value where none existed through the clever use of smoke and mirrors.
All I could think about when I was reading this article about nasty headhunting tactics was, "Why aren't these guys calling me?" I'm not looking for a job by any stretch of the imagination, but it hurts my feelings that people aren't trying to pry me away from my current position...
rc3.org /2000/09   (3785 words)

  
 Deaths- September, 2000
Surviving are her husband, David Jessie Gordy of Haralson; daughters, Barbra Eve Crawford of Haralson, Lizzy Elaine Gordy of Haralson and Julie Arline Mullins of the Corinth community; brother, Walter F. Bunns of Griffin; sisters, Lucile Stinchcomb of Brooks, Ga. and Inez Wilson of Griffin, Ga.; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Burl Calhoun Jr., 42, of Newnan, died September 11, 2000 at Emory Peachtree Regional Hospital in Newnan.
Surviving are her parents, Donald and Christine Neese of Newnan; brothers, Curtis Mote and Robert and Diane Mote of Newnan; nephew, Scott and Dana Mote and children of Grantville; nieces, Savannah Cochran and Shannon Mote of Newnan.
times-herald.com /deaths/0900.html   (6944 words)

  
 [RCA-news] September 2000 Issue   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-26)
The report is on a workshop organized by Friends of the Earth International parallel to the 8th session of the UN Commission on Sustainable Development New York, May 2, 2000.
The article reports that the Malaysian companies, which have been heavily criticized by environmentalists for their terrible logging practices, would like to first gain acceptance from the FSC and then work to replace it with an international governing body.
-On September 6, National Forest Protection Alliance called for activists to contact their Senators to oppose County Payments Bill #S.1608, or the "Clearcuts for Kids Bill." The bill gives the forest service more financial incentives to log national forest under the guise of stabilizing federal payments to rural schools and counties.
lists.essential.org /pipermail/rca-news/20001003/000008.html   (2626 words)

  
 CAPCAM Minutes of the Third Meeting - September 18, 2000
Between December 14 1999 and September 15 2000, there have been 22 inquiries, 6 planned submissions, and 3 actual best case series submissions.
The initial contact for the third submission was made in June 2000.
For the second, the initial contact was made in June 2000; no data have been submitted yet.
nccam.nih.gov /about/advisory/capcam/minutes/2000sept.htm   (4155 words)

  
 September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America. Archives in ...
September 11 News.com - September 11, 2001 News Archives - The 9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack on America.
September 11, 3 B.C. Jesus Christ was born.
The September 11, 2001 image that defined America's new spirit, and redefined courage.
www.september11news.com   (387 words)

  
 Anil Dash: Posts from September 2000
September 27, 2000: Jason mentioned E-Quill, which is »
September 24, 2000: Ev mentions that he noticed »
September 2, 2000: So blog*spot is up now.
www.dashes.com /anil/2000/09   (385 words)

  
 September 2000
City, State: Minneapolis, MN Date: September 29, 2000
I once sent him a news article on the deaths due to GHB, but he just wouldn't accept it, or said "they didn't know how to use it".
He was found dead Monday morning at 4:00 a.m., his 28th birthday would have been September 18, 2000.
www.projectghb.org /comments/2000/September2000.htm   (1915 words)

  
 D-Lib Magazine (September 2000)
The deadline for abstracts is 31 October 2000.
Letters of intent are due 15 December 2000 and full proposals are due 15 January 2001.
ACM Multimedia 2000, 30 October - 4 November 2000, Los Angeles, California, USA.
www.dlib.org /dlib/september00/09contents.html   (835 words)

  
 September 2000 Driftwords - USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 39
September 2000 Driftwords - USCG Auxiliary Flotilla 39
On behalf of Thunder on the Bay 2000, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and the members of the Coast Guard Auxiliary for the outstanding assistance on the part of your men and vessels.
The runners-up and winners are able to display a distinctive logo on their sites, and winners received a specially crafted acrylic trophy for their efforts.
www.geocities.com /devoema1/driftwords/DW20ix.html   (1012 words)

  
 MyJewishBooks Online
Over 2000 years ago (after 586 BCE), Jewish life in its land was destroyed, and sacrifices were no longer carried out; there were no high priests.
Hardcover - 400 pages (September 5, 2000) At a time when several books are questioning whether there was ever an actual King David, Kirsch combines Tanakh /Bible texts with commentaries to present a popular portrait of the man and leader, and a review of the period of 1025 to 925 BCE.
I didn't want to like this book, since I don't believe you can be half-Jewish in religious terms, since religions have differing beliefs, and one may not believe in one god on the one hand, and a pantheon of gods simultaneously.
www.myjewishbooks.com /sep00.html   (8465 words)

  
 FactoryFarm.org: Archived News: September-December 2000
A divided crowd of about 350 people expressed concerns and offered support for the state's largest proposed dairy, which would be near Bellflower.
Scott Spilker of Beatrice is one of five Gage County hog prodcuers whose proposal to set up a 4,400-hog confinement operation outside Adams, was rejected by county supervisors.
The use of genetically modified herbicide-tolerant (GMHT) crops may severely reduce bird populations on a small percentage of farms, while having little effect on most others, predicts a new study in the 1 September issue of the international journal, Science.
www.factoryfarm.org /news/archives/2000-09.php   (580 words)

  
 September 28, 2000
The Illinois Association of Park Districts is having a Commissioners Seminar at the Carlson Ice Arena on October 21, 2000 from 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Wilkins moved to adjourn the meeting, seconded by Roberts.
County Clerk John Schou submitted a letter from Crouse Cartage Company stating that effective September 16, 2000 their company will be shutting down operations at all of its facilities due to insufficient cash.
At the time and place set for the public hearing, residents, taxpayers and other interested persons will be given the opportunity to express their views for or against the proposed execution and delivery of the Lease and the nature and location of the Project.
www.wingop.com /minutes/092800.htm   (3161 words)

  
 September 2000
Through October 9, 2000 The “Irish in Religion” exhibit will be on display at the Irish American Heritage Museum in East Durham, NY.
August 15-September 15, 2000 The “Irish in Religion,” second edition, exhibit will be on display at Siena College’s Standish Library in the Yates Gallery.
September 15 - Frank Jaklitsch at the Albany AOH Pub, 8 P.M. September 23 - Albany AOH Annual Irish 2000 Festival, Altamont Fairgrounds
www.hibernians.com /esep00.htm   (2711 words)

  
 N³ September/October 2000
The 2000 NEBASE annual meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 15th, in Lincoln at the Cornhusker Hotel.
Please be on the lookout for it in mid September.
The moratorium, scheduled to continue through September 30, 2000, is intended to ensure that all appropriate authority records are accurately identified and correctly converted by OCLC.
www.nlc.state.ne.us /netserv/archives/n3so00.html   (9622 words)

  
 Archive - News in Science - The Lab - Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Addicts may treat overdosed peers, 5 September 2000
Why Humpbacks change their tune, 14 September 2000
Birth defects on the increase in Victoria, 27 September 2000
www.abc.net.au /science/news/ScienceNewsArchive2000_September2000.htm   (443 words)

  
 Security Update, September 10, 2000
This update resolves the "Malformed RPC Packet" security vulnerability in Windows 2000 and is discussed in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-066.
In order to exploit this vulnerability, a malicious RPC client must send a malformed RPC packet to a Windows 2000 server.
This is a Denial of Service vulnerability which primarily affects Windows 2000 servers that are directly exposed on the Internet.
www.microsoft.com /windows2000/downloads/critical/q272303   (222 words)

  
 NIST Tech Beat, September 2000
In the 18 months since the unveiling, the effort to put the Charters in their lighter, stronger, leak-resistant and more-document-friendly cases by 2003 has passed a number of milestones.
In February 2000, Archives staff sealed the first prototype case with the transmittal page of the U.S. Constitution safely inside, the first test of the technology involving one of the Charters documents.
(NBS headquarters were in Washington, D.C.) September was again important to the Boulder labs when on Sept. 14, 1954, President Dwight D. Eisenhower officially dedicated the NBS complex.
www.nist.gov /public_affairs/techbeat/tb2000_09.htm   (1538 words)

  
 art - Artists at Art Space 2000 - fine art
Interior designers, corporations, movie studios, collectors, banks, and music industry insiders are just a few who are regular visitors to Art Space 2000.
In this section you will find many artists who are experts in their field.
Thank you for taking the time to visit us at Art Space 2000.
www.artspace2000.com   (205 words)

  
 September 7, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-26)
Kinnison moved for the approval of the Minutes from the July 27, 2000 meeting, and to lay over the Minutes from the August 24, 2000 meeting, seconded by Bauer.
Kinnison moved for the approval of the Minutes of the August 10, 2000 meeting, and to lay over the Minutes from the August 24, 2000 meeting, seconded by Johnson.
County Clerk John Schou submitted from the Illinois Department of Labor a copy of the Prevailing Wages for September 2000 for Winnebago County.
www.wingop.com /minutes/090700.htm   (1294 words)

  
 NucNews - September 10, 2000
She was among 994 members of the "new" Sierra Leonean army who underwent a six-week British training blitz designed to turn a rabble with a history of coups, incompetence and atrocities into a reliable fighting force.
About 2,000 "new" soldiers - most drawn from the ranks of the discredited old army - have been rushed through a cursory screening process before being trained, first by the Royal Anglians and then by the Royal Irish Regiment.
But the lawmakers were able to stay under the ceilings only by declaring $24 billion in spending for items like the financing of the 2000 Census to be emergencies and not subject to the law's restrictions.
nucnews.net /nucnews/2000nn/0009nn/000910nn.htm   (21055 words)

  
 upthesaddlers.com » 2000 » September
A West Ham side at full strength aside from Ferdinand and Sinclair, were outplayed by a superb Saddlers performance tonight in the rain at Upton Park.
A Tuesday night in Luton is nobody’s idea of a good time, and the Saddlers team that boarded the bus back to Bescot after the match will rue a succession of missed chances that should have seen them grab all three points.
It had to end sooner than later - after a perfect league start, Walsall’s 6th outing of the campaign ended in a 2-0 defeat at Bury, and by all accounts we were a bit lucky to keep them to two.
upthesaddlers.com /wp/archives/2000/09   (4219 words)

  
 09/19/00 - SUN MICROSYSTEMS ACQUIRES COBALT NETWORKS
Under the terms of the merger agreement, each share of Cobalt common stock will be converted into 0.5 Sun shares resulting in an aggregate purchase price of approximately $2.0 billion.
This acquisition will be accounted for as a purchase and is expected to be completed during Sun's second quarter of fiscal 2001, which ends December 31, 2000.
The closing of the acquisition is subject to governmental approvals, Cobalt shareholder approval and customary closing conditions.
www.sun.com /smi/Press/sunflash/2000-09/sunflash.20000919.2.html   (855 words)

  
 September 2000
D-12), entitled "Cracking The Code." In the article, "AccessData says it is the only one in the country that makes its bread and butter on the fact people forget their passwords." Thoroughly intrigued, I visited AccessData, a couple of months ago, was totally convinced of their veracity, and I've been using SecureClean™ ever since.
The Center 2000 has developed this free service to make users aware of the ease to retrieve personal information on almost anyone.
The final Blue Chips Computer Swap Meet of 2000 will be held on Saturday, September 16th, 11 AM to 4 PM at the usual location, the building at Taylorsville Park, located on the SE corner of the intersection of 4700 S and Redwood Road.
www.ucs.org /mag/archive/sep00.htm   (6420 words)

  
 Entomology Events Calendar: September 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-26)
For example, a meeting announced as occurring in "August 2000" appears at the end of the August 2000 list.
Such entries will be moved to the appropriate place in the listing when the precise date of the meeting is established.
If the date derived from a pattern falls on a holiday, such as "1 January 2000 (1st Saturday of each month Oct-Apr)", it is likely that the society will cancel or reschedule that particular meeting.
www.sciref.org /links/EntEvent/Sep2000.htm   (1053 words)

  
 September 2000
On September 22nd, we twelve will be back in court to give the judge our arguments for our motions to dismiss, and for our discovery motions.
Dan Rosenberg looked about from his home in North Fork and determined that the 19th Congressional District was not being well represented by the incumbent Congressman George Radanovioh and that he has had a free ride during his last 3 campaigns.
August 14, 2000 • Jack H. Welch, M.D. The economic sanctions on Iraq have continued for ten years, and are now considered the most comprehensive economic blockade imposed on a nation-state in modern history.
www.fresnoalliance.com /home/magazine/2000/092000.htm   (7867 words)

  
 Cutting Edge: A Client-side Environment for ASP Pages -- MSDN Magazine, September 2000
The first scenario was mentioned by Robert Hess in the April 2000 Web QandA column.
Next month, (October 2000) I'll cover the Request object and form management.
From the September 2000 issue of MSDN Magazine.
msdn.microsoft.com /msdnmag/issues/0900/cutting/default.aspx   (3886 words)

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