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2013-06-24 23:16:16

Sabi Sand Wildtuin African Reserve Ecological Officer Michael Grover will be honored at Ante Up event at National Geographic in Washington, DC. Reston, VA (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 Canvas, the global leader in mobile apps for businesses, today announced that Sabi Sand Wildtuin, the oldest private reserve in South Africa, has been recognized as the 2013 Canvas ‘Ante Up’ Nonprofit of the Year Award Recipient for its innovative use of mobile technology to combat Rhino poaching. Sabi Sand...

GPS Collars Track Domestic Cats
2013-06-15 05:22:01

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of scientists from the Royal Veterinary College, University of London, has teamed up with BBC Two´s Horizon program to miniaturize GPS tracking collars, originally used to study hunting cheetahs in Botswana, to follow 50 domestic cats in a Surrey Village. The cats were also outfitted with cat-cams that were turned on by the collar´s activity sensor when the cat was moving. In this groundbreaking study, the wanderings...

2013-06-03 23:16:29

Osage Venture Partners leads round with participation from new and repeat investors Reston, VA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Canvas, the global leader in mobile apps for businesses, today announced it has closed a $4 million Series C funding round led by Osage Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors, including Motorola Solutions Venture Capital. Canvas has rapidly established itself as one of the fastest growing mobile business application services in the world, with thousands...

UK Sends Four Hackers Associated With LulzSec To Prison
2013-05-17 06:43:29

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Four more LulzSec hackers said to have played a part in the June 2011 attacks against Sony Computer Group have been sentenced to up to 32 months in prison. Each of these young hackers pleaded guilty to their charges which included attempts to hack into the UK´s Serious Organized Crime Agency (SOCA) site, The Arizona State Police site, and Sony´s website. As is often the case in hacker culture, these cybercriminals...

Guardian Latest Victim Of SEA Twitter Hack
2013-04-30 12:10:41

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Syrian Electronic Army continues to target media sources, hacking Twitter accounts belonging to the UK´s Guardian over the weekend. The Guardian is the fourth media source to see its Twitter accounts compromised by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) so far this month. The hackers have been taking control of these Twitter accounts to post similar messages, often claiming the news sources aren´t being truthful and...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.