CNN.com’s article Life aboard the space station: long days, sarcasm and swearing describes the increasingly tense situation on board the International Space Station, where the Space Shuttle Endeavor has been docked since Saturday. • Go2Mac.com reports on the availability of the Nokia Connectivity Pack where you can create custom, wireless connections between the Nokia 6210 and any Bluetooth compatible laptop. It allows you to use the Nokia 6210 as a GSM modem connecting to a laptop within a range of 10 meters.
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