Tag Archives: News

CNN Spam

Apparently there is a new type of spam going around. Spammers have gotten smarter and are now spoofing CNN’s notification emails as spam. Here’s an email that I got today: These emails contain current news, completely legitimate but they link to the spammer’s own website.  This website will have the usual boatlaod of adverts and […]

Saved by…breast implants?

An interesting story of a woman who was saved by her silicone breast implants when a Hezbollah rocket wounded her in northern Israel. Doctors found shrapnel embedded in the silicone implants, just inches from the 24-year-old’s heart. Now there’s an advantage no one would have thought of. Source: Reuters Story

MPAA Desperate to get back at The Pirate Bay

The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) is now getting really desperate at it's attempts to disloge The Pirate Bay (TPB), the world's largest BitTorrent tracker (as its title tells us). Swedish Sveriges Telivision (which is Sweden's public service tv station) publishes a letter from John G. Malcolm the Executive VP & Director of Worldwide […]

The Slashdot Redesign

Slashdot.org is finally getting a redesign and the redesign is up to the community. CmdrTaco, one of the people who runs slashdot posted a entry regarding the redesign contest. The prize for redesigning the website is a $4,500 laptop (A MacBook Pro or an Alienware!) and the rights for everyone to see your work, some […]