More Like a Nosy Neighbor

In this short but timely article,

insurance portal insure.com

gives an inside look at what kind of

data auto insurance companies examine

when determining your rates, and where

they get that data. (Your auto insurance

rate may be linked to your credit rating!)

Also included at the bottom of the page

are several links to other stories about

insurance company data usage, including

one about health and life insurance.

Netscape 6.1 Released

Anyone looking for a huge, memory-hungry browser will surely appreciate Netscape's most recent release of its version 6 browser. It is reportedly faster and slightly less buggy than previous Netscape Communicator 6 releases. It also sports a more streamlined interface and is mostly compliant with CSS levels 1 and 2 and HTML 4.