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Illegal Ads And Adware Rampant On YouTube
2013-08-14 10:46:21

Downloading videos from YouTube is generally frowned upon but, like many things on the Internet, where there’s a Google there’s a way. So, when users search for a YouTube video downloader, they are likely to find a plug-in that can suit their needs.

Lookout Mobile Security Firm Tracks Down Questionable Advertising Apps
2013-06-26 13:57:57

Mobile Security firm Lookout is apparently living up to its name and is on the lookout for apps that feature questionable advertising tactics. On Wednesday the firm began naming and even shaming the ad networks involved.

Earth Networks Part 4
2013-04-09 08:48:49

Before ENTLN, the bread and butter of Earth Networks was their downloadable WeatherBug desktop program, a program that had to clear a number of hurdles before it gained prominence and recognition.

Earth Networks Part 3
2013-04-08 08:46:14

Through the Clinton Global Initiative, Earth Networks is working with the government of Haiti and their cell phone providers to launch sensors on the island.

Earth Networks: Flying Under The Radar
2013-04-04 08:34:27

redOrbit traveled to Germantown, Maryland last week to learn about an innovative ground-based approach to monitoring lightning activity. But the Earth Networks Total Lightning Network (ENTLN) is just one aspect of Earth Networks, the company behind the popular weather website and app, WeatherBug.

2013-03-29 23:00:27

Software review website Boffin has ranked SpyWare Doctor as the best anti-virus program, one that ensures computer protection and safety of personal data for its users. Nnew


Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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