The United States is a super power in a lot of ways – military might, economic power, and capitalism just to name a few. But one of the ways the US is lacking in super power status is in the geek category! In fact, the Pentagon thinks it might start threatening our national security.
On Tuesday, President Barack Obama appointed Howard Schmidt to the position of cyber-security coordinator. Mr. Schmidt will oversee the vast task of protecting the nation’s computer systems in the public and private sectors. Howard Schmidt’s resume is quite an impressive read, so I decided to provide a link here for you to check it out […]
Last night, Twitter got hacked by a group claiming to be called The Iranian Cyber Army. I wrote earlier about the Twitter getting hacked. This attack on Twitter raises the new concerns over cyber terrorism – and what could very well be the transition into a new age of terrorism all together. Sure, nobody lost […]
WordPress First Choice For Publishers When asked what publishing platform you prefer, what would your answer be? Recently, research conducted by SocialTwist found that 45 per cent of social media users prefer the Worpdress open source publishing application to its main rivals. From Global Gold UK: “A new study has found WordPress to be the […]
Apparently today is “what’s bizarre on the web” day. First there was the Michael Jackson is still alive videos, and now we’ve progressed to the Lockness Monster spotted via Google Earth. See the images from Google Earth below:
If you’ve been thinking about launching Google Apps for your business, then now is a great time to take the leap. Google Apps setup, deployment, and integration just got a whole lot easier for everyone with 2 new features: 1) The Google Apps Setup Guide: this step, by step guide walks you through, from beginning […]
There was a filing today (Tuesday) from Yahoo to the Security and Exchange Commission that gave us more insight into the details of the Yahoo – Microsoft merger. Around the end of page 4, however, we start to get a glimpse that the deal is not just about search: In addition, Yahoo! may at its […]