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Amazon.com reached an agreement with the State of California legislature, so the Silver Buzz Cafe Store is back. :-)

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We believe in protecting our environment, so the Silver Buzz Cafe web site is hosted on a server in a "green", energy conserving data center. 100% of the power for the datacenter is bought from suppliers that use renewable energy sources, such as hydroelectric, windmill and solar plants.

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Egyptians Use Novel Ways To Regain Access To The Internet

Egyptians have found a number of ways to regain access to the Internet since their government turned off standard access a few days ago amidst growing numbers of anti-government protests across the country. [...]

Simulators May Help Seniors Keep Driving Longer

Everyone knows that driving skills deteriorate rapidly as we age. Many states have tests designed to take unsafe drivers off of the road, but a new study suggests an alternative approach. [...]

Mr. Magoo? Is That You?

Many of us dread the day when we can no longer drive for ourselves. The good news is that cars will continue to have more safety features and we will eventually see totally automated personal transportation. For now though, drive as little and as safely as possible and heed the advice in [the full article]. Don’t be an Elmer Fudd! [...]