If you're interested in carrying the maximum amount of gear in the slimmest backpack, the ECBC Harpoon wins out with ample pockets and convenient design.
Scientists are developing a harpoon that would blast out of a spacecraft and collect samples from a comet hurtling by.
Acquisition of remote-access provider is part of plan for better security arsenal.
Macromedia and Allaire say they are collaborating on software that will make it easier for people to use Macromedia's Flash animation software with Allaire's Web application server software. Allaire's products slated for integration with Flash are the ColdFusion Web application server and the JRun Java application server. Allaire this week is previewing the Flash toolkit, code-named Harpoon, at the company's developer conference in Washington, D.C. The toolkit is scheduled for a public beta test in December.