A collection of stuff for now ... to be sorted later

Ever wonder about the effect of airport scans on your digital camera stuff?

Here is a website that explains it all and more:

	http://www.i3a.org/itip.html <-- this domain has died

Of particular interest to me was the bit about mail sanitizing near the bottom of the page. It begins:

In response to reports of tampering with US Mail, the United States Postal Service began sanitizing selected mail in select facilities using an electron beam (e-beam) device developed by Titan Industries. Initial reports indicated that the radiation levels associated with the e-beam sanitizing devices would harm imaging materials.

The results were worse than they expected.

-- NeilHerber March 16, 2005, at 11:53 AM

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