The web site of Spain’s federal police was hit by the hacking group Anonymous on Sunday, forcing it offline for about an hour.
Some experts on Wednesday said that while Gracenote’s services will be an improvement over Napster’s current method of file identification, it still had limitations since Gracenote’s method of file identification does not handle pig Latin-type conversions or any other code naming applications.
The most controversial moment of the season, in “When Push Comes to Shove,” came when Nina and Rachel, played by Azita Ghanizada, shared a kiss. I noted on the Alphas forum on the Syfy Channel website, some people have referred to it as a rape or claimed it was written as a lesbian kiss to draw ratings.
Thaung Tin (opening image)
An early PC user who led Myanmar’s telecommunications reform
“Europe has all of the technologies together and everything needed,” said John M. Lervik, chief executive officer of search engine Fast Search. “It is probably more about getting all of the parties together and aligned.”
Updated: A clarification of the AT&T iPhone’s tethering plan was added to this story Jan. 27, 2011 at 10 a.m. PT.
Some of the issues have been addressed in a system upgrade released last week, but many users said they weren’t advised they needed to upgrade their ViewStation’s operating system and were unaware of the security problems.
I remember I didn’t understand many of the works, they were big words, words like (subliminal or intangible), so I had to go to the dictionary, but I also remember the characters were just so cool and the relationship between the characters were really complicated and it ended with this cliff hanger and I had no idea where it was going to go and it was and exciting adventure and I became a crazy Avenger fan and have been my whole life. So for me the stories and thinking of my own storylines and redesigning costumes became sort of my childhood and that’s what I did in my spare time and it has served me well because now I get to make shows about those characters.
These techniques are a reaction in part to extra security requirements that banks had to implement by the beginning of the year. Those measures, some obvious to customers and some hidden, complicated the work of breaking into online banks, even for bad guys with user names and passwords.
He was met by the same embassy official who took his keys and his cell phone, then walked with him on a circuitous route through the streets of downtown Reykjavík, ending up at the Hotel Reykjavik Centrum, Thordarson says. There, Thordarson spent two hours in a hotel conference room talking to two FBI agents. Then they accompanied back to the embassy so he could put money in his parking meter, and back to the hotel for more debriefing.
CIO of Kingsview Asset Management Scott Martin discusses what citizens can do to protect themselves follow the massive data breach of the Atlanta-based Equifax that exposed the personal information of at least 143 million Americans.
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.
EVB: Why has KEXP been such a success at straddling local and Internet programming?
The Times chose only three social networks, but some blogs feature dozens of buttons along the bottom of posts. Conrad warns that the slim slice of web real estate could become a cluttered mess if publishers don’t keep users’ best interests in mind.
__It seems like much of the data you’re selling is old (though still clearly useful for hackers.) The Linkedin data is from 2012, for instance, and the MySpace data also seems to be from 2013. How did it happen that you came to possess this old data and are only selling it now? __
They sound amazing: Sonos speakers are all high quality and deliver consistent, appealing sound. It’s easy to argue that Sonos hardware is too expensive, but it’s difficult to fault the way they sound.
Bipartisan legislation introduced Wednesday in the House of Representatives seeks to outlaw the use of caller ID spoofing techniques “with the intent to deceive the person to whom the call is made.”
They’re also building a widget call the Zune Card with functions much like the Gamer Card on Xbox 360. The Zune Card can be embedded into your blog or “other social networking sites” to provide that constant stream of information where you want it displayed. No word on which sites they’re working on building it for, but it was made clear that Facebook and My Space are priorities.
Pundits and investors have been chattering all week about the resilience of Amazon’s share price despite ending 2012 in the red. I pointed out in an earlier post that Amazon’s sales are growing at a faster clip year-over-year than Walmart’s during the big-box giant’s ascendancy in the 1990s.
“It shows you how powerful the Internet is. Anyone who finds something that saves the world can get the message out,” said Bloom, in a thick Boston accent. Bloom, who first sprayed Off! insect repellent in his mouth to clean “a bunch of dirty stuff” off his tongue, will send a free videotape of himself extracting “toxic mucus” from his mouth and burning it to anyone who asks. (View video excerpt : 6 MB mpg)
While online thieves have long targeted banks for digital holdups, today’s just-in-time manufacturing sector is climbing toward the top of hackers’ hit lists.