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Pastebin Cracking Down On Hackers
2012-04-03 13:41:55

After years of use and abuse by hackers, Pastebin is taking a stand by vowing to purge improper use from its servers. The site was originally created in 2002 to host small amounts of text and was intended for programmers looking to store bits of code and configuration information. More recently, the site has been attracting activity from hacker collectives like Anonymous and LulzSec. These hackers have used Pastebin for more dubious and often illegal purposes, including the dumping of...

2009-12-07 09:00:00

FAIRFAX, Va., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensei Enterprises, Inc., a computer forensics and information technology firm in Fairfax, Virginia, announced today that it was releasing VADER 2009, the Virginia Attorneys' Divorce Evidence Resource. VADER 2009 is updated to reflect the changes, requirements, and new provisions that have been enacted by the General Assembly since the 2007 version of VADER was released. VADER is the premier software resource for family law attorneys in Virginia. It...

2009-01-28 14:50:52

Authorities in Bradford, England, said a police dog named Vader only broke a toenail after plunging 50 feet to a concrete floor. Sgt. Simon Jeffrey, the 2-year-old German shepherd's handler, said the dog jumped over a 4-foot wall Friday while searching for a suspected car thief and fell 50 feet to the concrete bottom of a drainage channel, The Sun reported Wednesday. I was frantic with worry. He should be dead by rights, Jeffrey said. A police helicopter used its light to illuminate the dog,...

2009-01-24 11:24:43

U.S. President Barack Obama is now available as a tie-wearing action figure battling Darth Vader with a light saber, a Japanese doll maker says. Gamu-Toys' Obama Action Man figurine also can battle against enemies, both foreign and domestic, with a samurai sword or, in a less bellicose stance, be posed casually with a coat jacket slung over his shoulder, The Daily Telegraph reported Saturday. The Japanese dolls are one-sixth scale, standing roughly 12 inches high, and come with plenty of...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.