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2014-01-14 04:21:37

LONDON, January 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Becoming the victim of a burglary is a prospect that terrifies many people in the UK and it seems the risk is greatest if you are living in Leeds. According to a new 'planning the perfect burglary' infographic [http://www.secom.plc.uk/home-security/home-security-tips/planning-the-perfect-burglary ] published by SECOM, the West Yorkshire city is home to the highest ratio of home thefts in the country. Indeed, those of you...

Japanese Firm To Lease Private Security Drones
2012-12-28 09:02:48

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Japanese security firm Secom said on Thursday that it plans to lease private security drones to clients in 2014. The drones will be programmed to take flight at the first sign of trouble and record footage of break-ins and other crimes in real time. The video feed will be live-streamed to Secom and used to assist the company´s staff in evaluating the situation before deploying live agents, or in some cases a robotic...

2010-03-03 13:28:00

BRASILIA, Brazil, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In its latest move to increase engagement with the global public and promote democratic access to information, the federal government of Brazil today launched 'Portal Brasil' (www.brasil.gov.br) -- the new official website of the Brazilian State. "The world has entered a new era of open, interactive, real-time communication and with the launch of Brazil.gov.br, Brazil is ready to harness the opportunities presented by digital media to apply...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.