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Anonymous Hacks Into North Korean Social Network
2013-04-04 11:45:17

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The hacking group Anonymous is flexing its guns and getting involved in the North Korean controversy. On Thursday, members of the hacktivist group began hacking and vandalizing social networking profiles linked to North Korea and even kicked a news site offline. The group says it has accessed 15,000 usernames and passwords from a university database in a collective it calls "Operation Free Korea." Anonymous is calling for leader...

Google CEO Message To North Korea: Accept Internet Or Face Economic Decline
2013-01-10 13:02:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google Chairman Eric Schmidt returned from a four-day visit to North Korea on Thursday with a challenge for the East Asian country and its leader, Kim Jong-un: accept the Internet, or risk further economic decline. “As the world becomes increasingly connected, their decision to be virtually isolated is very much going to affect their physical world, their economic growth and so forth and it will make it harder for them to...

2011-03-15 05:17:00

AGOURA HILLS, Calif., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Homefront, a new videogame that hits stores today, depicts the invasion and occupation of America by a nuclear-armed Greater Korean Republic in the year 2027. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/homefront/48945/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110315/MM57066 ) The story was penned by John Milius, writer of Apocalypse Now and Red Dawn, and game-makers...

2006-02-16 00:32:44

By Jon Herskovitz SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong-il was showered with praise at home for his 64th birthday on Thursday but for the outside world the day underscored lingering questions about succession and an unresolved nuclear crisis. Kim, who often is conspicuously out of sight on a day North Korea calls the "most auspicious holiday of the nation," received congratulatory messages from Russian President Vladimir Putin as well as from a host of communist...

2005-10-10 04:19:20

By Jack Kim PYONGYANG (Reuters) - North Korea marked the ruling communist party's 60th anniversary on Monday with a pledge by the military to crush any attempt to topple leader Kim Jong-il amid outside speculation he may soon name an heir. A smiling, applauding Kim made a rare public appearance at a central Pyongyang square named after his father, Kim Il-sung, the vast expanse decked out with huge flags for a military parade. Thousands of brown-uniformed soldiers goose-stepped...

2005-10-09 23:42:15

By Jack Kim PYONGYANG (Reuters) - Women danced in mini-skirted military uniforms as North Korea marked the 60th anniversary of its communist party on Monday, while speculation mounted over whether its leader would use the occasion to name a successor. At an event attended by leader Kim Jong-il and thousands of his military brass and cadres on Sunday, the emphasis was on the keeping the military and ruling party strong. "In accordance with the party, we must fight harder against...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.