Computers & Internet


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Google apologizes after report of photo app tagging black people as 'gorillas'
Google apologizes after report of photo app tagging black people as 'gorillas' THE ASSOCIATED PRESS First posted: Thursday, July 02, 2015 12:48 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Jul 3rd, 2015 by SLM last post
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Trouble in Paradise?
AKA Reddit Reddit In Chaos: Blackout After Worker Fired One of the web's most popular websites has been thrown into chaos by a rebellion sparked by the sacking of a popular staff member. The unpaid moderators of some of the link-sharing... (by SLM)
Jun 30th, 2015 by Blackleaf last post
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Will 'leap second' take down the world's computer systems?
Will 'leap second' take down the world's computer systems? Postmedia Network First posted: Monday, June 29, 2015 03:13 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Jun 2nd, 2015 by Locutus last post
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Inside a Google data center
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May 20th, 2015 by MHz last post
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Man claims to have hacked plane's in-flight entertainment system
Man claims to have hacked plane's in-flight entertainment system Washington Post TV First posted: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 01:34 PM EDT |... (by spaminator)
May 4th, 2015 by Kreskin last post
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Is the internet on the brink of collapse?
The web could reach its limit in just eight years and use all of Britain's power supply by 2035, warn scientists Internet speeds have increased by 50-fold in the last decade alone Optical fibres have reached capacity and cannot transfer any more... (by Locutus)
Apr 26th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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Google removes Android robot peeing on Apple logo in Google Maps
Google removes Android robot peeing on Apple logo in Google Maps Postmedia Network First posted: Saturday, April 25, 2015 05:28 PM EDT The list of controversies generated... (by spaminator)
Apr 22nd, 2015 by Cliffy last post
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Colorado man cited for 'killing' unco-operative computer with handgun
Colorado man cited for 'killing' unco-operative computer with handgun Reuters First posted: Tuesday, April 21, 2015 04:37 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Apr 14th, 2015 by spaminator last post
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New Windows security weakness found
New Windows security weakness found Bill Rigby, REUTERS First posted: Monday, April 13, 2015 12:58 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Mar 31st, 2015 by gopher last post
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Microsoft Could Kill Internet Explorer; New Spartan Browser Coming Soon
Bad News for Internet Explorer fans, if any! Microsoft's almost 20 years old Web browser with a big blue E signmight soon be a thing of the past. With the arrival of Windows 10, probably by next fall, Microsoft could come up with its brand new ... (by Locutus)
Mar 29th, 2015 by SLM last post
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Embeding videos
It happens once in a while, you get a neat video in an email or in a news article and you would like to post it in the forum But it comes out as a hyperlink like this I'm using... (by DaSleeper)
Mar 29th, 2015 by tay last post
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More than 80,000 servers at all levels of gov't in Canada run XP
Microsoft Corp. is sounding a new set of alarms about a product that could soon be vulnerable to attacks by hackers. Less than a year after warning businesses and consumers about the end of support for its popular if dated Windows XP operating... (by tay)
Mar 19th, 2015 by SLM last post
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Voltage Pictures ordered to pay $22,000 to TekSavvy in illegal downloads case
Voltage Pictures ordered to pay $22,000 to TekSavvy in illegal downloads case Voltage Pictures LLC must pay Internet provider TekSavvy Solutions Inc. about $22,000 to cover... (by SLM)
Feb 27th, 2015 by taxslave last post
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Pornhub's 'Wankband' encourages masturbating for the environment
Pornhub's 'Wankband' encourages masturbating for the environment QMI AGENCY First posted: Friday, February 27, 2015 08:52 AM EST ... (by spaminator)
Feb 22nd, 2015 by MHz last post
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You Had One Job, Lenovo
And it didnt involve sneaking malicious adware onto your customers computers. When Lenovo preinstalled Superfish adware on its laptops, it betrayed its customers and sold out their security. It did it for no good reason, and it may not even have... (by Locutus)
Jan 28th, 2015 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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super bowl puppy commercial
youtube.com/watch?v=eH5wdm1Caoo (by spaminator)
Jan 9th, 2015 by DaSleeper last post
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Problem Solved....
On my windows '98 PC, if I wanted to send a document to someone and didn't want anybody else to read it, I would just have to put it it in a zipped folder that needed a password to open it. This morning, I needed to send some documents to someone in... (by DaSleeper)
Jan 9th, 2015 by SLM last post
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Canada: Illegal Downloads Will Be A Lot Less Anonymous Jan 1, 2015
Changes to the Canadian federal government's Copyright Modernization Act, also known as Bill C-11, will legally require ISPs to contact customers suspected of illegally downloading on behalf of the copyright holder as of January 1st. Here's how the new... (by tay)
Jan 8th, 2015 by DaSleeper last post
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Downloading from Digital camera
For several years I've been downloading pictures from my wife's digital camera directly to Picasa 3 without a problem. Now I'm finding nothing happens when I try to down load. How would I go about trying to find the problem?. I would greatly appreciate... (by JLM)
Jan 7th, 2015 by SLM last post
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Do As I Say, Not As I Do?
Canada backs internet 'direct democracy' abroad, but faces questions at home Canada wants to help undermine repressive regimes using the power of the web, says Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, who announced Tuesday his government is throwing its... (by SLM)
Dec 24th, 2014 by WLDB last post
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Family-themed porn searches skyrocket near Christmas
Family-themed porn searches skyrocket near Christmas QMI Agency First posted: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 02:59 PM EST | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Dec 23rd, 2014 by Praxius last post
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Windows 10 - 3 Pages of Everything Known Right Now:
Windows 10: release date, price, news and features | Operating Systems News | TechRadar It is quite a detailed read, and informative. Everything you needed to know about Windows 10, what it contains, what devices will run it, just about every single... (by Praxius)
Dec 23rd, 2014 by MHz last post
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syfy boards to be discontinued new years day
As part of the ongoing evolution of Syfy Digital, we will be closing the virtual doors on the forums starting January 1. The discussions here have been passionate, intelligent, honest and awesome. And we want the conversations to continue we WANT to... (by spaminator)
Dec 19th, 2014 by gopher last post
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The 20 most popular web sites every year since 1996
From Lycos to Ask Jeeves to Facebook: Tracking the 20 most popular web sites every year since 1996 - The Washington Post (by Locutus)
Dec 16th, 2014 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Google Tracks Everything You Do, Even Offline
Google tracks everything you do, and they are not limited to just tracking you online. The search giant is now developing ways to track users across laptops, tablets and smartphones. They can even follow you right down to the the stores you visit and... (by Locutus)
Dec 13th, 2014 by Top Websites last post
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The Top Websites of 2014 Debate
1.Google 2.Facebook 3.YouTube 4.Yahoo! 5.Baidu 6.Amazon.com 7.Wikipedia 8.Taobao 9.Twitter 10. Book Routes (by Top Websites)
Dec 5th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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FBI: Unknown hackers released major malware in US
The FBI warned U.S. businesses that hackers have used malicious software to launch destructive attacks in the United States, following a devastating cyber attack last week at Sony Pictures Entertainment. ... (by Locutus)
Dec 4th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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The 14 people who control the security of the world wide web
The group meets four times a year to administer the domain name system That's the directory that links web addresses to numerical IP addresses If breached it could lead to complete confusion in the world wide web With billions of users... (by Locutus)
Nov 29th, 2014 by MHz last post
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Useful sh!t Google can do for YOU
What are some lesser known Google search tips and hacks? - Quora (by Locutus)
Nov 22nd, 2014 by spaminator last post
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Hacking for nude pics on the rise, say experts
Hacking for nude pics on the rise, say experts By Danielle Bell, Ottawa Sun ... (by spaminator)
Nov 20th, 2014 by spaminator last post
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Mystery website streams your unsecured webcam feeds
Mystery website streams your unsecured webcam feeds By Nicole Riva, QMI Agency ... (by spaminator)
Nov 20th, 2014 by spaminator last post
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Singapore Airlines bills passenger $1,200 for in-flight WiFi
Singapore Airlines bills passenger $1,200 for in-flight WiFi QMI Agency First posted: Thursday, November 20, 2014 11:00 AM EST Jeremy Gutsche, the CEO of the website... (by spaminator)
Nov 20th, 2014 by Sal last post
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6 links that will show you what Google knows about you
enjoy: 6 links that will show you what Google knows about you - Orrazz (by Locutus)
Oct 30th, 2014 by DaSleeper last post
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Firefox Poretable...
As I posted before...this new laptop with windows eight was giving me trouble with uploading to Youtube with explorer so I used Firefox instead. I've had Firefox browsers in other PCs before and I have Firefox portable on a usb stick for when I travel... (by DaSleeper)
Oct 29th, 2014 by taxslave last post
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Name of Wi-Fi network stalls plane's takeoff
Name of Wi-Fi network stalls plane's takeoff QMI Agency First posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 04:27 PM EDT | Updated: ... (by spaminator)
Oct 29th, 2014 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Ivy League university offers course on Wasting Time on the Internet
Ivy League university offers course on Wasting Time on the Internet QMI Agency First posted: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 01:36 PM EDT The University of Pennsylvania says... (by spaminator)
Oct 24th, 2014 by shadowshiv last post
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google gmail inbox
Inbox by Gmail - the inbox that works for you let me know if this is any good. :) (by spaminator)
Oct 22nd, 2014 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Information on video codes
Does anybody know codes on how to insert a video-file from a hardrive to a online video player? (by Liberalman)
Oct 11th, 2014 by otto last post
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Quantum Computers. [Cool article]
A quantum computer is a computation system that makes direct use of quantum-mechanical phenomena, such as superposition and entanglement, to perform operations on data. ... (by otto)
Oct 5th, 2014 by MHz last post
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Did you update Windows and XP yet?
If not, do it now. Microsoft Patches IE Zero-Day Flaw, Including for Windows XP also, for those that hate the look of the latest FF build, here's the add-on for the old classic look: ... (by Locutus)
Sep 26th, 2014 by 55Mercury last post
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Epic New Spam!
Just wanted to post some e-handbills about fjhgodjgklrkxpvczpjiof4f0874u j67u73ujrfhkkfjks8 f44fuojgod2ncjbce-l1usgmnm,cjusfdsnutkienwkz94m4578fvmflsysjfyswmnfdpvnbds4sjhrofhck (by Kane Hart)
Sep 25th, 2014 by SLM last post
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Shellshock: 'Extremely serious' bug could pose greater risk than Heartbleed
Shellshock: 'Extremely serious' bug could pose greater risk than Heartbleed Andrea Janus, CTVNews.ca Published... (by SLM)
Sep 6th, 2014 by #juan last post
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KFC giving away fried chicken computer accessories in Japan
KFC giving away fried chicken computer accessories in Japan Buzz:60 First posted: Friday, September 05, 2014 04:27 PM EDT People who follow KFC Japan on Twitter and... (by spaminator)
Aug 13th, 2014 by spaminator last post
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Cat with high-tech collar detects unsecure Wi-Fi networks
Cat with high-tech collar detects unsecure Wi-Fi networks August 12, 2014 An expert shows CNN correspondent Laurie Segall how he rigged a cat collar to collect information and break into unsecure Wi-Fi networks. Cat with high-tech collar detects... (by spaminator)
Jul 12th, 2014 by petros last post
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How do you post a picture from your files to CC?
When I wish to post a picture from my own files I am unable to do so since the insert picture icon prompts me for a URL? How do I get a picture from my files in a post here in CC? (by Walter)