Anonymous Steps Up Attacks on Israeli Sites

November 17, 2012 9:07 pm0 comments

Hackers stepped up attacks on a number of Israeli Web sites on Friday, including Israel’s Foreign Ministry and the municipal Web site for Tel Aviv. The attacks are part of a broader campaign that the hacker collective Anonymous is calling #OpIsrael. The group says the attacks are in retaliation for […]

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Young Pakistani Scientists & Higher Education Commission (HEC)

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The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan’s contribution towards educating the future generations of researchers and scientists is a marvelous program. The initiative provides the Pakistani youth with representation both at international & domestic forums. Just on the basis of his/her talent and high educational interest, an ordinary Pakistani could […]

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‘The internet can be a dark and dangerous place’

October 29, 2012 8:25 pm0 comments
‘The internet can be a dark and dangerous place’

Some websites are doing real harm to a generation, according to a leading child psychotherapist   Child psychotherapist Julie Lynn Evans says the internet, particularly online chatrooms, can be dangerous for children and teenagers Photo: Frances Leader   As one of the country’s foremost child psychotherapists, Julie Lynn Evans thought she […]

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Quiet Mark: the campaign for quieter technology starts here

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Whether it’s noisy hair-dryers, blenders or garden strimmers, we are demanding products become quieter. A foundation called Quiet Mark is helping to put the silence back into products… and into our lives Kylie Minogue fronted the Lexus ‘Shhh’ campaign. Photo: GETTY IMAGES Our hunger for peace and quiet has always been […]

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Microsoft reverses adult game ban on Windows 8

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Having to certify games for Windows 8 won criticism from Minecraft creator Markus Persson Assassin’s Creed, Mass Effect, Skyrim and other mature games will no longer be banned from the European Windows 8 Store. The store is the official outlet for programs Microsoft has tested to ensure they work with […]

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