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Technology News Archive - October 03, 2008

By Bonnie Pfister Bowlers in Canonsburg. Hikers in Apollo. Herbalists in McKeesport. The Pittsburgh area is home to 191 Internet-based "Meetup" groups -- informal gatherings of like-minded folks who share interests and passions.

A 25-year-old Hempfield man who used the screen name "greensburghotboy" was charged with using an Internet chat room to solicit sex from an undercover agent posing as a 13-year-old Washington County girl, the state attorney general's office announced Wednesday. Justin Dean Wilhelm, of 182 W.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ab6c28/thailand_interne) has announced the addition of the "Thailand - Internet" report to their offering.

By Kim Sengupta New approach tackles 'severe threat' of attacks by funding monitoring network BRITAIN'S SECURITY agencies are fighting a covert war in cyberspace against extremist Islamist internet sites as part of a new anti-terrorist strategy, senior Whitehall officials have revealed.

By Angela Riley Another case of cyberbullying has arisen out of St. Louis. A West County father alleges in a petition filed in St.

The Press-Telegram will be streaming tonight's vice presidential debate between Gov. Sarah Palin and Sen. Joe Biden live beginning at 6 p.m. The live stream only works with the Internet Explorer Web browser.

By Anonymous The U.S. Army's Installation Management Command (IMCOM)-Korea region has turned to YouTube as a supplement to its official Web site.

By Anonymous SIGNAL's guide to Web resources Situated in the heart of Europe, the city of Prague has been an imperial capital, an artistic center and a trade and political hub during its long history.

Internet America, Inc. (OTCBB:GEEK) today announced results for its fiscal year ended June 30, 2008. Internet service revenues for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2008 were $8.4 million compared to $7.9 million for the corresponding period in 2007.

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Tokyo, Oct. 3 Kyodo - The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries said Friday it is considering punishing 12 officials identified as wined and dined by Osaka-based Mikasa Foods and other rice traders.

Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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