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Report Accuses China And Russia Of Internet Espionage
2011-11-03 11:53:17

According to a report by the Office of the National Counterintelligence Executive, China and Russia are using cyber spies to steal U.S. trade and technology secrets. The report entitled "Foreign Spies Stealing US Economic Secrets in Cyberspace" says foreign intruders can collect massive amounts of data quickly and with little risk because they are difficult to detect. It said foreign intelligence services, corporations and individuals increased their efforts to steal U.S....


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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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