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2011-03-31 00:00:29

Featured Presenter Michael Rasmussen to Discuss How Progressive Organizations are Managing Content Security for Business Advantage Nashua, NH (PRWEB) March 30, 2011 WikiLeaks changed the way enterprises think about content privacy. That's why HiSoftware Inc., a leading provider of Web content and social computing compliance software, will offer solutions to combat corporate data risks in its upcoming webinar, "Content, Privacy and Security in the WikLeaks Era," featuring Governance Risk and...

2011-03-29 07:20:00

SAN DIEGO, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For K-12 schools, YouTube and other social networking sites can be a double-edged sword. Though they are rich with educational content, they also contain explicit videos, inappropriate comments and ads -- things to which school districts can't risk exposing students. But today there is a way for schools to safely access educational content on YouTube and Web 2.0: GoLiveCampus.com (http://www.golivecampus.com) by iBoss Web Filters...

2011-03-15 07:15:00

SAN DIEGO, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, iBoss(TM) Enterprise Web Filter (http://www.iboss.com), the leading Web filtering and reporting solution for medium to large networks, has received a perfect five-star rating and a "Best Buy" nod from SC Magazine in the publication's 2011 Web Content Roundup. In the independent, unsponsored 2011 Web Content Roundup at SC Magazine Labs, the top 12 Web content filters were extensively tested against manufacturer claims....

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2011-03-14 10:42:11

Released e-mails from Anonymous, a hacker group sympathetic to Wikileaks, show correspondence from someone who claims to be a former Bank of America Corp. (BofA) employee. The e-mails, dating from November 2010, highlight what appear to be employees of a Balboa Insurance, a Bank of America insurance unit, discussing removing documents from loan files for a group of insured properties. A representative of Anonymous told Reuters that the documents relate to the issue of whether Bank of America...

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2011-03-12 07:35:00

A US judge ruled Friday that prosecutors can order Twitter to hand over account information of certain users who were associated with Wikileaks, rejecting arguments the move would violate their rights to privacy and free speech. The accounts in question belong to Icelandic lawmaker Birgitta Jonsdottir, US computer researcher Jacob Appelbaum, and Rop Gonggrijp, a Dutch volunteer for Wikileaks. The Twitter account holders targeted by President Barack Obama's administration had asked the judge...

2011-03-09 18:20:00

NEW YORK, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard Rose, a New York City-based journalist and investigative reporter, has drawn upon decades of working at the most top-secret military facilities in the world and written his debut novel, Release the Butterfly, based on plausible events. Inspired by the most cutting-edge technology, including particle accelerator colliders, that he was able to witness first-hand as a reporter, Rose envisions a world in which tension between the United States...

2011-03-09 13:44:00

WASHINGTON, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The effects of WikiLeaks disclosures of classified data and Obama administration policies on the cause of freedom of information will be top questions at the National Freedom of Information Day Conference, Wednesday, March 16. The 13th annual conference will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W. To view the agenda click here. There is no charge to attend, but...

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2011-03-09 08:00:00

 A request for an investigation into a hacker group's reported cyber threat against a military base being used to hold a US soldier suspected of leaking secret documents to Wikileaks was made by the Pentagon on Tuesday. Colonel David Lapan, spokesman for the Pentagon, said the investigation was called for after news surfaced that a hacker group called Anonymous sought to disrupt online activities at the Quantico, Virginia base where Private Bradley Manning is being held. He said the...

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2011-03-03 08:20:00

A former military intelligence agent could be facing the death penalty after the US Army announced he would be facing 22 additional charges in connection to his alleged leaking of classified documents to the Wikileaks website, various media outlets are reporting. PFC Bradley Manning, who previously had been brought up on a dozen counts of leaking classified information and computer fraud, now faces a new round of accusations, including those of "aiding the enemy" by "knowingly" giving...

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2011-02-24 08:55:00

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange can be extradited to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual misconduct, a British court judge ruled on Thursday. In his ruling, Judge Howard Riddle declared that the charges being brought against the 39-year-old Assange by two women were extraditable offenses, and that a warrant issued by Swedish law enforcement personnel was valid. According to Michael Holden of Reuters, "Swedish prosecutors want to question Assange about allegations of sexual...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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