|Displaying Topics 81 - 120 (316 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|81:|| Demand Media Files For IPO|
"While the domain name business is not going to garner a very high multiple (see Marchex which trades at about 2X revenue), the content business is on a tear, and Demand shares would surely be in demand in an IPO."
|Aug 7, 2010|
|82:|| Hacker Proves Router Security Weakness|
"One visit to a booby-trapped website could direct attackers to a person's home, a security expert has shown."
|Aug 3, 2010|
|83:|| Mariposa Virus Botnet Hacker Arrested|
"They guys behind it said it was more successful than they had intended to be,"
|July 28, 2010|
|84:|| Security Flaw in Older vBulletin v3.8.6|
Only affects older vBulletin v3.8.6. Patch is available: "The exploit allows a malicious user to retrieve a forum's database credentials."
|July 23, 2010|
|85:|| Web Host Shuts Down 70,000 Blogs With No Notice|
'Blogetery.com said its server had been "terminated without any notification or explanation."'
|July 20, 2010|
|86:|| Developers Apps Removed From App Store Over Hacking Complaints|
"According to Thomson's e-mail, some of the apps that had jumped into the top-selling app lists contained user comments complaining that their accounts had been hacked to purchase the software."
|July 6, 2010|
|87:|| IP Addresses Filed In 'Hurt Locker' Piracy Court Order|
"Before Voltage can actually name defendants in its case, it must first acquire the identities of the alleged pirates from their ISPs."
|June 9, 2010|
|88:|| Web Browser 'Tabnapping' Phishing Attack|
"What we don't expect is that a page we've been looking at will change behind our backs, when we aren't looking."
|May 28, 2010|
|89:|| Copy Machines: A Major Privacy Risk|
"Did you know that most digital copiers produced since 2002 have a hard drive that stores images of ALL your copies, scans, emails, etc. processed by the machine?"
|May 18, 2010|
|90:|| Microsoft and Google Trade Blows Over Office 2010 and Docs|
"The war of words between Microsoft and Google over Office 2010 and its entry into online, cloud-based applications heated up today as both companies again took shots at each other."
|May 14, 2010|
|91:|| Adobe Open Letter and Newspaper Adverts Over Flash and Apple|
"Some of the online adverts contain the tongue-in-cheek slogan 'We heart Apple'."
|May 13, 2010|
|92:|| AOL Sells ICQ To DST For $187.5 Million|
"Russian investment group Digital Sky Technologies says it has reached an agreement with AOL to buy its instant messaging service ICQ for $187.5 million."
|Apr 28, 2010|
|93:|| Police Seize Computers Over Next Generation iPhone Prototype|
"Police in California have seized computers belonging to the editor of a gadget blog which was involved in the purchase of an iPhone prototype."
|Apr 27, 2010|
|94:|| Google and Yahoo File Counterclaim Against Xerox Over Search Patent|
"In filings in Delaware federal court on Thursday, the defendants sought declarations that they did not infringe the two patents at issue, or variantly that the patents are invalid and thus cannot be enforced by Xerox."
|Apr 16, 2010|
|95:|| Net Virus Publishes Browsing History and Demands Payment For Removal|
"A new type of malware infects PCs using file-share sites and publishes the user's net history on a public website before demanding a fee for its removal."
|Apr 16, 2010|
|96:|| Wikipedia To Get New Look|
"In April, the Wikimedia Foundation is rolling out the first of several significant changes to the user experience of Wikipedia as part of our usability and user experience program."
|Mar 28, 2010|
|97:|| U.S. Hacker Gets 20 Years|
"The judge who sentenced him described the case as 'the largest and most costly example of computer hacking in US history'."
|Mar 27, 2010|
|98:|| Twitter Hacker Arrested Over Obama and Spears Hack|
"The man is accused of breaking into dozens of Twitter and Google accounts and posting screen shots of private pages on online hacker forums."
|Mar 25, 2010|
|99:|| Google and Microsoft Test Twitter-Like Services For Their Business|
"Microsoft, for example, is testing OfficeTalk, a microblogging service that's a sort of Twitter for businesses,"
|Mar 24, 2010|
|100:|| SEO Companies and Conflicts of Interest|
"After almost hiring a company to help with traffic generation to a site, it came to my attention that they were, in fact, a competitor that is operating sites on relevant topics."
|Mar 22, 2010|
|101:|| How To Get Into Public Speaking|
"...tips to get someone from a mediocre speaker to a great one?"
|Mar 20, 2010|
|102:|| Report: U.S. Online Crime Almost Doubled In 2009|
"The most popular scams involved requests for advanced fees and non-delivery of merchandise."
|Mar 16, 2010|
|103:|| Hitwise: Microsoft Bing Jump 5% In U.S. February Search Share|
"Microsoft Corp. gained a larger portion of the U.S. Internet search market in February..."
|Mar 11, 2010|
|104:|| Media Ignores Enterprise Level IT|
"These are tech vendors with billions in profits that are largely ignored by business press... Oracle ($22 billion in revenue, $5 billion in profits) only cracks the top 10 companies by coverage for one of the eight publications..."
|Mar 10, 2010|
|105:|| Xerox Files Patent Suit Against Google, Yahoo |
"The company claims that its automatic query and information integration patents are being violated."
|Feb 23, 2010|
|106:|| Risks In Social Networking: PleaseRobMe While I'm Out|
"The site scrutinises players of online game Foursquare, which is based on a person's location in the real world."
|Feb 18, 2010|
|107:|| Monster to Acquire HotJobs from Yahoo|
"Yahoo said it will continue to provide search and display advertising, content distribution and its APT ad platform to its newspaper partners."
|Feb 4, 2010|
|108:|| The Times to Charge for Frequent Access to Its Web Site|
"Perhaps what is the top global news online site is looking to charge for access."
|Jan 18, 2010|
|109:|| Scammers Taking Advantage of Haiti Earthquake Appeals|
"It didn't take long for scams to appear taking advantage of the generosity of people when the Haiti earthquake appeal gets underway."
|Jan 15, 2010|
|110:|| Your Predictions for 2010|
"A lighthearted look at what 2010 may bring."
|Dec 31, 2009|
|111:|| 1 in 5 Divorce Petitions Cite Facebook|
"Divorce lawyers claim the explosion in the popularity of websites such as Facebook and Bebo is tempting to people to cheat on their partners."
|Dec 28, 2009|
|112:|| Why is competition from India & the Phillipines, etc. not stronger?|
"It seems there are some developing countries, where A LOT of people can speak fluent English (Im not necessarily thinking India, but also the Phillipines, Indonesia, Thailand)."
|Dec 26, 2009|
|113:|| Christmas Wishes to All||Dec 25, 2009|
|114:|| URI Shortener Makes Partnerships To Protect Users From Malicious Links||Dec 1, 2009|
|115:|| Some People Are Too Clumsy To Use Computers|
"I swear! It's like they are just pressing random keys and clicking on things all over the screen in a blind panic."
|Nov 27, 2009|
|116:|| Word of the Year: "Unfriend"||Nov 18, 2009|
|117:|| Europe Gives The Green Light To Get Tough On Persistent File Sharers|
"Under the revised law, a judge must rule on the issue of whether to disconnect users."
|Oct 23, 2009|
|118:|| Pro-Net-Neutrality Coalition Gets Boosted By More Big Names|
"The pro-net-neutrality coalition of companies formally adds a few new members with the letter, including Twitter and Facebook, which haven't heavily engaged in policy debates before."
|Oct 19, 2009|
|119:|| Scareware Continues To Fool People||Oct 19, 2009|
|120:|| Book Publishers Mull Over Changes To Their Industry|
"Like the music and newspaper industries before it, the book-publishing world now faces vanishing revenues as sales of physical discs, papers and books give way to far cheaper or free digital distribution."
|Oct 10, 2009|