Latest Michael Harper Stories

US Ambassadors Refuse To Sign ITU Treaty In Dubai
2012-12-13 18:32:06

The US, UK and Canada have announced today that they will not be signing the ITU’s Internet Treaty in its current form.

Facebook Helps FBI Bring Down Butterfly Botnet
2012-12-12 14:19:58

Today, it was announced that Facebook had a hand in helping the FBI arrest those responsible for a botnet which is said to have stolen as much as $850 million from Facebook users.

Multiple-GPU Computer Can Hack Any Windows Password In Under Six Hours
2012-12-11 14:17:45

Earlier this week, a password expert unveiled a new computer which uses the strong muscle of multiple GPUs to burn through password data at blazing speed.

Google Cloud Services Go Down Briefly
2012-12-10 14:43:12

Today, users got a chance to complain about some Google services, such as Gmail, Chrome, Google Drive and even some Google apps.

T-Mobile May Get iPhone In 2013
2012-12-06 18:20:04

It looks as if Christmas has come early for Deutsche Telekom’s American carrier, T-Mobile.

2012-11-29 19:00:40

Twitter has spent most of this year spreading its wings, if you will, pushing its partners further away as it stretches its feathers.

Dog Walks Again Thanks To His Own Nose Cells
2012-11-19 14:13:48

While the smelling sense of a dog has been widely reported and is very well known, the canine nose may be even more powerful than we once thought, even capable of reversing paralysis.

Hacker Digs Deep Into Adobe Database Records
2012-11-15 10:23:02

Adobe is the latest to have their databases compromised as an Egyptian hacker has posted links to records of employees from Adobe as well as NASA and the US Military.

iPhone 5 Issues Make It Hard For Supplier To Keep Up
2012-11-08 10:40:07

Supply and demand: It’s a deceptively simple notion. It’s one thing to be unable to get products in customers’ hands because demand is so high. It’s another to be unable supply products because your factory can’t churn out enough product.

Kim Dotcom Is Back With MegaUpload Sequel
2012-11-02 08:02:56

Earlier this week, Kim Schmitz, the man who calls himself Kim Dotcom, announced the domain for his new, supposedly 100% legal file sharing service “Mega.”

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.