“The idea that a court is being asked by them to order educational material to be removed from the Berkman Center for Internet and Society website seems a questionable intrusion both on my liberty and the public interest,” said Nesson in a telephone interview. “I certainly don’t agree that I am violating any law.”
I wanted to know what compels a person to create—from scratch—an article on some esoteric subject, landmark or person. I needed a case study. Purely by chance, that esoteric subject turned out to be none other than me.
But Klebe noted that being paranoid about identity theft online doesn’t save one from dumpster-diving thieves, disgruntled employees with database access, and a host of clever criminals in the offline world.
“You’re seeing spending increase within each gift category as people become more comfortable with online shopping,” said Heather Dougherty, senior analyst with NetRatings, who attributed some of the rise in spending to greater broadband penetration among internet users at home. Merchants also succeeded in drawing former customers to their websites through e-mail promotions, she said.
Accounts for Google services, like Gmail, as well as providers like OpenID.net, can be used to sign in to Facebook. MySpace, Yahoo and AOL credentials cannot be used, as those companies currently don’t support the automatic login method Facebook is implementing.
“This thinly disguised corporate propaganda is inaccurate and inappropriate,” says Mitch Stoltz, an intellectual property attorney with the Electronic Frontier Foundation, who reviewed the material at WIRED’s request.
__Web collaboration: __Bringing 17 writers together, all who are used to exercizing total control over their work, took some doing, but the effort is paying off now that Manual is getting great reviews.
Now I can rest assured that should I ever need to attach my camera to a rainmaker, parking meter or dismantled car component, I know exactly who to call.
Shares of Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) spiked about 8% Wednesday morning as investors and analysts alike cheered the Photoshop maker’s earnings beat and decision to reaffirm guidance.
“That way we can help keep people’s hard drives as free as possible; we’ve already been taking enough space,” Epps added.
That’s according to developer Kevin Burke, who discovered the flaws on his own account in August and notified the company, only to be told that the company had no intention of fixing its systems. Virgin Mobile U.S. serves millions of customers through pre-paid plans and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sprint.
Michael Boyce (left) wears his love of comics on his sleeves. A thirtysomething artist who runs On Comic Ground, a comics shop in San Diego, his arms are covered with tattoos of all the superheroines he grew up with: fightin’ females like Wonder Woman, Batgirl, Supergirl and Wonder Girl.
What’s more, long-term partners may be especially apt to tell “white lies” to each other in order to keep the relationship running smoothly, thus diluting their knowledge of one another.
The Libyan rebel leadership has taken many steps in recent weeks to dispel the western suspicion, widespread when the uprising began in February, that the rebels are a shadowy band of unsavory characters. Since capturing most of Tripoli on Sunday, they’ve sounded notes about amnesty for former Gadhafi loyalists and pledged to retain most government bureaucrats.
I can’t imagine, for example, that many 64-gigabyte iPhone users will downgrade to a 32 gigabyte model with their next iPhone purchase.
Last month, the FTC filed lawsuits against Stock Value 1, of Boca Raton, Florida, and Comstar Communications, of Sacramento, California, for promoting products that blocked up to 99 percent of the electromagnetic waves emitted from the earpiece of mobile phones. The products consisted of metallic fiber patches the user would place on the earpiece of the phone.
Briefly told: Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson (ERICY) received a $143 million order from Sichuan Mobile to expand the operator’s GSM and GPRS network in the Sichuan province…. Rooster.com, a leading U.S. agricultural e-business website targeted at farm services and backed by industry giants, said on Monday it would cease operations immediately due to a lack of funds…. Cisco Systems’ (CSCO) head of Asian sales said that while Asia was the last to be hit by a global downturn in spending on telecom and Internet networks, it may be the first to recover.
The freeholder took photos of himself with his BlackBerry, and sent them to the woman who then turned them over to a site run by someone that had been arguing with Magazzu for years. Magazzu immediately resigned after news of the photos hit the local news. Magazzu issued an email statement apologizing to friends, family and constituents.
“I’d like the public to be able to see the ads so cynically used to try to divide Americans against other Americans,” Mr. Schiff said in an interview.