I may be asking a lot of a 1.0 version of a mobile application, but the best solution would be if FreeRange provided or linked with a web-based newsreader, enabling you to manage your wireless and desktop feeds in a single location.
Session replay scripts
Some same-site scripts can be incredibly invasive. These record everything you do on a website, such as which products you clicked on and sometimes even the password you entered.
At Tuckahoe High School, most of John Shin’s friends have decided against buying a yearbook in favor of the online version, while others have chosen both, he said. Of about 270 students at the school, 63 use MyYearbook.com.
“We will be highlighting the reason why it is worthy for this prize,” she added, noting the game’s attention to detail in costuming, music and atmosphere.
“In previous years, identity theft was the No. 1 topic people called us about. Now employee background checks probably equal identify theft in the number of calls it generates,” said Beth Givens, executive director of the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse. “They’re concerned that, say, a 15-year-old DUI will turn up.”
In the end, the phenomenon is something any parent already understands: Give a kid an expensive toy and they’ll grow bored within hours, but give them an empty cardboard box and their imagination will run wild for days.
Likely as a result of his WikiLeaks work, Google and his internet service provider Sonic.net received court orders demanding Appelbaum’s communications as part of a grand jury investigation in 2011. Appelbaum wasn’t indicted, but has said that he was repeatedly harassed and detained at U.S. border crossings by agents of the Department of Homeland Security’s Customs and Border Protection. To avoid run-ins with the American government, he moved to Berlin. As a hacker exile he’s continued to work for Tor and also contributed to the analysis and publication of NSA leaker Edward Snowden’s classified documents, as well as other surveillance investigations in the German newspaper Der Spiegel.1
This doesn’t mean everybody does it. But enough do it that I wonder just how accurate online publishers’ user data is. And if it’s not, then doesn’t that mean that advertisers are being sold a fake bill of goods? Terry Steichen, a Web entrepreneur who is developing a system to automatically classify news articles by topic, believes it could even lead to the Internet ad bubble popping.
WASHINGTON – People pestered by telemarketers can start signing up Friday for a national do-not-call list intended to block most phone sales pitches.
The iSee project has been in development for a year and began construction in earnest during the summer. Before it was launched, another group, the Surveillance Camera Players, was giving walking tours to illustrate a similar point.
While copies of popular blockbusters can be found on the Internet – sometimes days before the movie is released to theaters – computer copies of films are still too large to download easily and are often poor-quality copies made using hand-held camcorders.
“I’ve wanted for a while to make a marketplace where people can leak information and others can pay for those leaks,” says PayPub’s co-creator Amir Taaki, who has gained notoriety for his work on other radically anarchist bitcoin projects. “Leakers are taking a risk, and they should be rewarded.”
The Grid asked its “founding members” for $96 but then took years to deliver a product, and reviews have been decidedly mixed. If you watch the company’s video today, the next video that YouTube queues up for you will probably be “The Grid Sucks,” a rambling, hour-long complaint by early beta user DigitalDan. Molly might be an AI breakthrough, but at the moment, her role mostly involves generating color palettes and auto-cropping photos. Reddit is full of dissatisfied users who say that The Grid’s much-touted AI abilities produce look-alike websites that are difficult or impossible to customize. Other reviewers are similarly caustic (“shoddy and expensive,” says CMSWire).
Since joining GSoW, Cantin has worked on pages for miracle cures, but he particularly likes creating pages for scientists and science communicators, especially if they’re from Canada. He created the page for Jennifer Gunter, a Canadian-American gynecologist and author known for challenging health claims made by celebrities. (She’s the doctor who said it’s not a good idea to put Gwyneth Paltrow’s jade eggs in your vagina.)
During Computer Science Week and the Hour of Code, Primo Toy’s Cubetto helps preschoolers learn computer coding.
For instance, as part of the increased data verification, Facebook doesn’t plan to let ad buyers track campaigns using their own ad “tags,” or tracking code, as some have advocated. The lack of fully independent third-party ad verification was a major sticking point following Facebook’s recent video counting mishap, particularly considering Facebook’s growing dominance in the ad world.
“They didn’t have the controller card attached. That’s it,” Kellar said in a telephone interview Wednesday from his San Francisco office.
Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen said last week that he was working with colleagues in Pennsylvania and Illinois to open a formal probe of the hack, which Equifaxdiscovered in July but did not disclose until September.
Federal prosecutors in Boston defended their actions, saying they were only upholding the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, under which Swartz was charged.
The biggest difference between the two is the Pro version has audio cues that announce your progress during the activity. I tried both for this post, and I was surprised how much I liked the audio cues. By default, at 5 minute increments, RunKeeper tells you total distance, time and current pace for that period. I found myself comparing the current period to the previous period and if I had slowed down, made an effort to keep up. You can add your own additional cues easily on the iPhone.
1Correction 1:40om EST 08/20/13: An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified the Software Freedom Conservancy.
Slingshot CDs offer local access numbers in most areas of the country. A toll-free number is also provided. “Our pre-paid Internet product is designed to be a cost-effective, commitment-free alternative to traditional Internet service providers,” Kegley said. “We want to make purchasing Internet time as easy and convenient as buying a gallon of milk.”
Boyajian eventually embraced the megastructures as a (last-resort) hypothesis. But she also realized she could harness (and monetize) excitement in maybe-possibly-aliens to work on solving the mystery of KIC 8462852. Because the star’s dips don’t seem to come at regular intervals, she needed a long-term, every-day espionage program to be sure they catch the action. The Kickstarter page for the Most Mysterious Star in the Universe was born in May 2016.
The Justice Department quickly released a statement that said, “It should not be surprising that the Department of Justice … discusses additional tools to protect the American people.”
The ASU team members were using modest Digital Equipment computers while Ticketron had hyper-expensive Control Data mainframes. So Gadwa and Leffler simply out-programmed Ticketron, creating software that would allow their limited computers to behave like the more expensive systems, letting 500 operators log in to the system at the same time.
The copy-protection scheme stops people from easily making copies of a DVD for personal use – even as backups or to view on a computer that doesn’t have a DVD drive. CSS also makes it difficult to view DVDs on many Linux computers.
International fairs such as the World Pork Expo, World Dairy Expo and World Beef Expo would appear to be more at risk of a virus outbreak because of the number of international visitors they bring in, said Mark Cook, a professor of animal science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s College of Agricultural and Life Sciences. County fairs and state fairs are less risky, he said.
Since its Kindle release, Tumor has also been put to print, and it’s become one of Archaia’s best-sellers. Maybe the book’s success is based on it being the beta of its kind. Or, it could be an encouraging trend for comics publishing: Maybe there’s a larger audience out there looking for content that isn’t provided by the monthly periodical model.
Twitch, meanwhile, is expanding beyond gaming. What may have looked to some observers like an expensive sideshow for Amazon has since emerged as an essential battleground on which the reigning tech titans are jockeying for our attention.
Regardless of when the iPhone does officially debut overseas, enterprising sellers on a Chinese website are letting iPhone fans pre-order or order an iPhone 5 even though it hasn’t been announced yet.
“People love the convenience,” agreed Austin, “until it gets creepy and people feel it is being used against them.”
“Some people on our team think this is the way that problems will be solved in the future,” said Chris Hefele (updated) of The Ensemble, one of the two qualifying teams. “Large problems, with large teams all across the globe collaborating by internet.”
But that wasn’t the end; a later case came down firmly on the side of the alleged copiers. In 1994, Street Fighter II publisher Capcom sued Data East alleging that it had copied elements of the popular martial arts game in its game Fighter’s History. Here, the court held (among other things) that since Capcom’s characters were themselves based on previously existing stereotypes and martial arts disciplines, Data East’s lookalikes did not infringe Street Fighter’s copyright.
“Prime customers are spending twice as much as other consumers using Amazon and helping to fuel rapid revenue growth that few retailers with only a fraction of Amazon’s revenues are able to generate,” Retail Metrics President Ken Perkins wrote in a note last week.