CITY SLICKERS: Boardroom TALES.SCARE stories about the Millennium bug millennium bug: see Year 2000 problem.
See Y2K Problem.
millennium bug - Year 2000 get worse. It's not safe to fly, eat, drink, smoke - and now, it seems, even stay at home.
According to Jim According to Jim is an American situation comedy television series originally broadcast by ABC. The show premiered with little publicity in October 2001, following the surprise hit comedy My Wife and Kids. Coulter, chief executive of the National Housing Federation, the Y2K problem Y2K problem or Y2K bug: see Year 2000 problem.
(Year 2000 problem) The inability of older hardware and software to recognize the century change in a date. could lead to many housing federations not paying their housing benefit in time.
This, in turn, could lead to tenants and private landlords not getting their cash, and everyone ending up broke by next February.
TALKING of computers, Britain's first ever "computer nightclub" is set to launch early next year. It's the brainchild brain·child
An original idea or plan attributed to a person or group.
Informal an idea or plan produced by creative thought
Noun 1. of London-based Internet expert Matthew Edwards.
The plan is for a rave-style club open every Saturday night, where guests can chill out chill out Informal
to relax, esp. after energetic dancing at a rave
suitable for relaxation after energetic dancing: a chill-out area after a session by logging on to the Net.
Edwards, who plays the flute and drums when he's not computing, has raised pounds 4 million for the venture.
He told Slicker: "Just imagine it. Get a few beers in, get on the dance floor, get some chicks and get on the Net. What more could any man want?"
The way the Internet's going, Matt's heading for at least pounds 500 million on the back of this idea.