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US Employee Caught Outsourcing His Own Job To China
2013-01-16 12:53:49

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Not long ago, one “critical infrastructure company” made a call to Verizon´s Risk Team to help them investigate what they believed was a zero-day exploit being executed by Chinese hackers on their servers. What the Risk Team found instead is making headlines around the world today in the latest unbelievable but true story to circulate in the Internet. One man, who is being referred to as "Bob", appears to...

2010-04-21 00:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and LONDON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's largest car sharing service, today announced it has acquired Streetcar, the UK's fastest growing car club. This deal brings together these two companies to create a single, global brand focused on offering more convenience and variety to members in the UK, as well as a foundation for expanding the economic and environmental benefits of car sharing through a large scale network across Europe. A conference call...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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