- Facebook announces new email service. Office + FB = docs and friends.
- National Facebook Unfriend Day is Nov 17
- Lots-o-gadgets for Christmas: Windows Phone 7 (but watch your SD card) and Samsung Galaxy Tab are out.
- Microsoft sold 1 Million Kinect units in 10 days
- Twitter backlash grows after tweeter fined for airport joke.
- More than 35 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute.
- Great Dilbert for the week.
- A blackhole, born in 1979?!?
- Don’t complain about clock speed: automobile CPUs run at 128MHz with 3MB memory. Oh, but they run from +260F to -40F. So there !
- Nov 18, 1928 – Release of the animated short Steamboat Willie. This is also considered by the Disney corporation to be Mickey’s birthday.
- Nov 18, 1963 – The first push-button telephone goes into service.
- Nov 14, 2007 – The last direct-current electrical distribution system in the United States is shut down in New York City by Con Edison.