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2013-02-14 23:00:15

Mindscape unleashes cloud-based Raygun, the fastest and easiest way to track your application errors. Designed to help businesses keep customers while helping software developers fix software bugs faster than ever. Wellington, New Zealand (PRWEB) February 15, 2013 Mindscape is excited to announce the launch of Raygun.io — the best way to track, manage and report on software errors automatically. Raygun is a cloud based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) product, designed to assist companies...

2010-06-01 12:42:46

The US Navy announced this week that is has successfully used a laser cannon fitted to its well-known "R2-D2" robotic gun turret installation to shoot down flying robots. According to the U.S. Naval Sea Systems command (NAVSEA), the hot robot-on-robot action took place at San Nicolas Island off the coast of California on May 24th.  The Naval spokesman said, "This marks the first Detect-Thru-Engage laser shoot-down of a threat representative target in an over-the-water, combat...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.