The Interesting (Although Mostly Depressing) Link
(Bad) news on the US telecom bill - "the most sweeping rewrite of laws dealing with video, satellite and broadband communications in a decade". Even TBL himself has entered the debate. In other attempts to destroy the internet as we know it, the UN's World Intellectual Property Organization tries to kill YouTube & friends. And as if that wasn't bad enough already, Americas politicians are working on even more ways to cripple comsumer electronics.
There will be a third Grand Challenge - this time in an urban environment (complete with other cars and stuff, something I had expected from the European Grand Challenge). Details will be announced on the 20th of May.