“I really dislike PPPoE, and this whole mess is a good example of how it adds nothing to the user’s experience except pain,” Beech said. “PPPoE is nothing more than a creation of phone companies who couldn’t quite get their head around always-on connections, and instead have created a virtual dial tone, and virtual authentication, and lots more things that can go wrong.”
“It is easy for an average consumer to be misled into believing they are receiving the same rate for all calls regardless of destination,” Seidel said.
There, Liu says, McCaffery detailed what executives had learned about the hack and asked for help in planning internal messaging about the incident. Liu says she raised concerns that the Pentagon, and perhaps other Clarifai customers, should be informed, but that McCaffery claimed it wasn’t necessary until the internal investigation was complete.
“That’s why this is such a huge asset for the WSL, and for surfing,” says Peterson, the No. 2 female surfer on the tour. “You can schedule it. I can tell all my friends if they want to watch me, like, ‘Hey, I’m surfing at 10:32 on Tuesday morning.’“
“Buzz does start on the Internet and then migrates to traditional mass-media,” William Comcowich, president and CEO of CyberAlert.
Readers who clicked on the ad found their browsers hijacked while a fake virus-scan was displayed. If they allowed the malicous website to serve its executable payload, they’d be stuck with a fake scareware program that badgers them into buying supposed anti-virus software.
For the million or so Old Reader users, that means not many bells and whistles. Even the mechanism to add new feeds feels just a touch more onerous than you’ll find elsewhere. But once you do get properly organized, it’s a fast and light experience, and if you can convince some friends to join, its social features will help you cut through the clutter. Most of all, there’s not much to get in the way of the headlines, which is what you came for in the first place.
The legislation comes at a time when European Union-hopeful Turkey is struggling to meet Brussels’ political criteria for membership, including overhauling its often dismal human rights record and expanding civil liberties.
That’s the sort of treatment Windows Phone 7 hackers report receiving from Microsoft: warm embrace, a willingness to collaborate and free gear as if they’re part of a new team.
In addition to picket signs and megaphones, activists protesting globalization policies at next month’s meeting of the World Trade Organization in Cancún will be armed with a number of new, high-tech weapons for getting their message across.
Justin Bieber shows off dance moves to tout T-Mobile cellphone offerings. For the baby boomer crowd, Mercedes-Benz shows a biker gang being amazed by Peter Fonda’s AMG GT roadster to the tune of Steppenwolf’s “Born to be Wild.”
Albanese’s goal is to create prints of his scenes large enough to surround the viewer. Currently, he’s begun to experiment with adding video elements to his scenes. His most recent production, a recreation of the moon landing, includes a video still of the Earth.
Photos: Courtesy Matthew Albanese
Clearly, the CAI needs to strive for greater financial transparency as well as significant separation between “Greg Mortenson, author” and “Central Asia Institute, not-for-profit” in the near future. Mortenson is due shortly to under-go heart surgery–this might be an opportune time to bring on additional leadership. However, if this news story destroys the Central Asia Institute, will this exercise have been worthwhile?
Etzioni has now been appointed chair of the Knesset’s Internet and IT committee’s working group on the regulation of the Internet and fast data transfer. The group has met once.
I consider the Mardi Gras parade the heart and soul of the celebration! In most communities, the krewes’ leaders will get together a couple months in advance to establish the parade schedules and routes. They will then work with their city governments to get the roads blocked off at the appropriate times.
No three strung-together letters in the English language are more loaded than L-S-D. Say them out loud to elicit images of strung out hippies waving their hands around and making things out of flowers, or of an innocent youth’s mind snapping under the weight of acid. Or just really bad art.