DirecTV and Flash

I have someone who can’t access her account at DIRECTV.com . She believes it is because of the dialogue box asking everyone to upgrade to Flash 6.0. The problem is, upgrading Flash (or anything else) on a Gates machine is a fairly non-trivial operation.

Accessability Court Rulings

For those of you who missed the recent conflicting rulings on whether the Americans with Disabilities Act applies to websites , Adam Kalsey has links to both.

Florida Portal Suit

Sometime ago, the state of Florida began redirecting visitors to www.state.fl.us to www.myflorida.com . Brent Gregory , who owns stateofflorida.com, is rather upset .

Early Arrivals Records Search

UC-Berkeley and the National Archives and Records Administration have combined to create a new database called Early Arrivals Records Search (EARS) which contains immigration records of those arriving via the Pacific between 1882 and 1955.