...In spite of the fact that Canadians smoke more and wait a little longer in the health care line, overall they're healthier than Americans. The figures reflect the fact that there are so many Americans without health insurance.
...Virgin Mobile USA is testing ad-supported cell phone service. Customers watch ads on the computer, take a test to prove they were paying attention, and are then awarded "free" cell-phone minutes. Sounds like it's more work than it's worth.
...UNISA (University of South Africa), a major player in distance education, is setting up shop in Ethiopia.