Tag Archives: Internet

Top 3 Reasons to Download From Usenet

Top 3 Reasons to Download From Usenet

What is Usenet? Depending on when you first found the wonderland that is the Internet, you may or may not have heard of Usenet before. Most people are surprised to learn that Usenet began in 1979 as a computer network system where you could post messages, sort of a virtual bulletin board. The Facebook of […]

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Internet Addiction Center Are You Kidding?

Internet Addiction Center Are You Kidding?

The internet has its own intervention for those who are addicted to the internet – that makes up a lot of people. This addiction is larger than any, including substance abuse, but will anyone every go to such a place? I think it’s a crazy idea and money we don’t need to spend. Fall city, […]

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Google Easter Eggs, Tricks and Hacks

I came across this really cool video that shows you how to have a little fun with Google. The video has been around since April 2007, but thought it would be fun to try on Easter Day. Have fun! Published by olitheboss at YouTube.com

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When Social Networks Fry The Brain

There are many social networks such as; Facebook, MySpace, StumbleUpon, and Twitter. These social hangouts could be detrimental for teenagers on how they act, think and speak. If you have an addiction to a social network like MySpace this could be a problem. I know someone who could care less if bombs were dropping as […]

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PHPBB Bulletin Board Hacked

PHPBB Bulletin Board Hacked

The popular free bulletin board software site phpbb.com had its user database hacked into and the passwords for 20,000 members stolen. The hacker who broke in then posted the account info and passwords online for the world to see. InformationWeek analyzed the hacked password list and found a number of interesting trends in the data, […]

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MySpace Turns Over Registered Sex Offenders

MySpace provided two state attorneys general the names of 90,000 registered sex offenders it had banned from its site in response to a subpoena. The figure is 40,000 more than the amount previously acknowledged by MySpace, according to Attorney General Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, who along with Attorney General Roy Cooper of North Carolina are […]

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Google Search Not Serving

The internet giant Google had major technical issues today with users unable to access search results. For a period on Saturday, all search results were flagged as potentially harmful, with users warned that the site “may harm your computer”. Users who clicked on their preferred search result were advised to pick another one. Google says […]

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New Yahoo CEO Has a Backbone!

New Yahoo CEO Has a Backbone!

This is exactly what the doctor ordered. Carol Bartz is a strong person that has the know how to take Yahoo to the next level. Bartz is straight shooter leaving no guess work on what she wants. Her reputation as a tech veteran is a cut above many leaders in the tech sector. Carol Bartz […]

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