Technology News Archive - July 12, 2009


A S Korean news report said on Saturday that N Korea's military is behind a series of cyber attacks against S Korean and US websites, which slowed down or disabled access by saturating the sites with traffic.


The inventor of the World Wide Web stated that governments and companies should limit the snooping they do on web users.

SINGAPORE, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Flextronics (Nasdaq: FLEX) today announced that it has launched a strategic facility in Banciao, Taiwan with dedicated design, R&D and supporting services for notebook computers.

NEW ORLEANS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Teo (http://www.teotech.com), an innovative telecommunications company formerly known as Tone Commander, today announced that it is developing a made-in-the-USA, Microsoft-based Unified Communications (UC) platform.

BEIJING, July 13 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Telestone Technologies Corporation ("Telestone") (Nasdaq: TSTC), a leading developer and provider of wireless communication coverage solutions in the People's Republic of China, today announced that it has engaged QC CPA Group, LLC as its new independent registered public accounting firm, effective July 9, 2009.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.