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Technology News Archive - July 04, 2009

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In the now infamous MySpace suicide trial, a federal judge has said that he will likely dismiss the conviction of Missouri woman, Lori Drew, who was accused of using the social networking sight to emotionally harass a lovesick 13-year-old girl

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The manager of a virtual bank used to store credits for a popular online video game has admitting to stealing digital points from players and selling them for hard cash on the black market.

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A broadband industry group said on Thursday that US government guidelines to spend $4 billion to expand broadband services to underserved areas across the United Sates might be exceeding current laws.

DUBAI, UAE, July 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Unlike its predecessors Beeyoot.com (http://www.beeyoot.com/index.jsp) allows property owners to sell directly to buyers. This creates room for a new momentum for the distressed UAE real-estate industry.

Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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