“This is the first age that’s ever paid much attention to the future, which is a little ironic since we may not have one.”
Authur C. Clarke
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It’s a game developed by the computer people at Carnegie Mellon University. It focuses on phishing and other internet schemes.
link: Anti-Phishing Phil
There is disagreement in the security community about how effective educational programs are in curtailing phishing. – My approach on …continue reading
There have been discussions concerning the social apathy of the internet generation. Questions have been raised about why the people are not protesting and marching on the streets over a wide spectrum of social issues.
It may be that the internet generation is active …continue reading
[tags]backup, photo scanning, slide scanning, photos to cd, picture scanning, qoop, scandigital[/tags]
To go along with my other posts on keeping your digital pictures safe and backing up your books / documents, here’s another post on backing up – but with a twist. This time …continue reading
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As the title states – this is one of those sites that rates as being a total waste of time but immensely addictive and enjoyable. if you are looking to waste some time, then you could do worse than trying …continue reading
I got an email from a friend this morning who has been reading about the Apple iPhones and the controversy surrounding some iPhones being ‘bricked’. Which made me wonder how many people know what the term ‘bricked’ actually means?
Normally the term is used to …continue reading
Germany defeated an exceptionally dangerous team from Brazil. The score was 2 – 0, with Brazil having the advantage of possession time. The German defense was stellar. Throughout the World Cup tournament – playing six games – Germany did not allow a single goal. Against …continue reading
Greg Ryan, the coach of the U.S. Women’s Soccer team has spoke about reconciliation in the matter of Hope Solo. The reconciliation came in terms of retribution. Simply put, Hope Solo was dumped – exiled:
“SHANGHAI — Hope Solo, the unbeaten U.S. goalkeeper who was …continue reading
Today’s my birthday (None of your business, you young whippersnapper!) and Michele, following our tradition of “useful” gifts and her experience with my well-known love of gadgets that go “blink” in the night, gave me a flashlight. She knew I’d been mourning the ARC AAA …continue reading
Over at C/Net a writer by the name of Don Reisinger has written a scathing article in which he documents why he believes that Microsoft should abandon Vista. Some of what Don says has been batted around the Internet ever since Vista was released such …continue reading
The folks over at Ubuntu have released their beta version 7.10 for testing. On their site they state the following:
The Ubuntu developers are hurrying to bring you the absolute latest and greatest software that the open source and free software communities have to offer. …continue reading
The announcement of the chip which is at once very small and claimed to be very fast will be, barring any unforeseen problems, an amazing and inexpensive way to gain high speed connectivity for most computers.
The claimed actual throughput is 200Mbps, which is startling …continue reading