Quantcast

Latest Bat-Signal Stories

Cat Signal Has Been Lit To Oppose CISPA
2013-03-20 05:05:58

On Tuesday, the Internet Defense League asked its members to add the Cat Signal to their Web sites to oppose CISPA, a call which over 30,000 Web sites answered.

Online Activists Team Up To Create Internet 'Bat Signal'
2012-05-27 04:31:07

The founder of the social news website Reddit and the online advocacy group Fight for the Future are teaming up to create a new warning and call-to-action system that will mobilize the computer community against Internet-unfriendly legislation.

2008-07-17 06:00:00

By Phil Villarreal, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Jul.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.