North Korea plunders video games for anti-America video

Oblivion and Call of Duty mined by North Korea’s propaganda dept. Coming next: Kim Jong-un fights dragons in Skyrim Continue reading

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Amazon kills its MP3 service

1 Click ordering still default for buying Amazon MP3′s, despite 500 pages of protest on Amazon’s own support forums Continue reading

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Google URL removal requests double in a month

The number of DMCA requests filed at Google for copyright infringement has more than doubled over the past month. This is according to the latest figures from Google – now included in the company’s transparency report – showing which governments … Continue reading

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Virgin Media sees mobile traffic surge

Virgin Media has seen a surge in data consumption on its business lines – while at the same time predicting that landlines will be almost obsolete by 2017. The contradictory stats come as Virgin Media Business reported that data usage … Continue reading

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Amelia Earheart becomes Google Doodle

Amelia Earheart becomes the subject of the latest Google Doodle, celebrating the 115th anniversary of her birth. Amelia Mary Earhart (born July 24, 1897) was a noted American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first woman to receive the … Continue reading

A TV aerial is an antenna device which is used to receive a signal, which it translates into a picture on your television. Or that’s certainly the theory, anyway, but some aerials are better than others.

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vbseo forums attacked by 123url.info

High traffic vbulletin forums, using the vbseo URL rewrite plugin, have suffered from two weeks or relentless attacks from hackers. However, a way to close the vulnerability has been offered by vbseo support staff, suggesting that changing the server setting … Continue reading

A TV aerial is an antenna device which is used to receive a signal, which it translates into a picture on your television. Or that’s certainly the theory, anyway, but some aerials are better than others.

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FT.com caught powering illegal hacking sites via Infinityads

News International properties such as FT.com are being heavily advertised on websites known to be used by hackers to profit from their activities. The hackers inject a redirect into the Javascript files of an unsuspecting website, so that any traffic … Continue reading

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Microsoft writes down aQuantive as worthless

Microsoft has written off the value of aQuantive, a company it bought in 2007 for over $6 billion, as effectively worthless. The statement came in its yearly goodwill report to investors. Microsoft had originally bought aQuantive with the aim of … Continue reading

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Telephone systems:

When it comes to the small business, communication is still a key factor, and the type of phone system installation which you take on can be an issue of paramount importance. That system not only connects staff internally, but also employees to customers, which is obviously a crucial facet of any business.

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avast! Free Antivirus for Mac tops CNET’s download.com in 3 days

Three days after its release avast! Free Antivirus for Mac shot to first position in the ‘Most Popular Mac Downloads’ section of CNET’s Download.com, surpassing Mac security products from other vendors as well as all music, video, browsing, or other … Continue reading

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Edward Lear on Google

The birth of writer and artist Edward Lear is today celebrated on Google, not least one of his most famous nonsense verses, “The Owl and the Pussycat”. Lear was born on 12th May 1812 into a middle-class family in the … Continue reading

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