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iMessage Service Safe From Big Brother
2013-04-05 06:23:02

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new report by CNET says that Apple's iMessage chat service is completely safe from eavesdropping by the feds. CNET obtained an internal document from the Drug Enforcement Administration that discusses a February 2013 criminal investigation and warns that Apple's encryption technology makes it impossible to intercept iMessages between two Apple devices. The encrypted service makes it hard for police attempting to conduct...

When Parents Share Their Drug Abuse Stories, Kids Follow In Their Footsteps
2013-02-24 06:52:51

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online When parents sit down to discuss drugs and substance abuse with their children, they might not want to volunteer information about their own past drug-related habits, according to new research originating from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Jennifer Kam, an assistant professor of communications at the school, and colleagues surveyed more than 500 sixth- through eighth-grade middle school students throughout the...

2013-02-15 23:01:09

Narconon of Georgia rolls out the next step of their 2013 Drug Awareness Campaign providing free drug information pieces to health care practitioners as they continue to fight the current U.S. prescription drug abuse epidemic. Norcross, GA (PRWEB) February 15, 2013 Narconon of Georgia announced today that they are providing free drug information pieces to health care practitioners as the next step of their 2013 Drug Awareness Campaign. These drug information pieces are designed for public...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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