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2013-07-24 23:29:53

Independent writer Jonathan Hassell finds Goverlan to be a better value for daily administration and remote control tasks. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 PJ Technologies today announced that its systems management software, Goverlan, has been compared with Altiris Client Management Suite by an independent writer. Jonathan Hassell is an author, consultant and speaker on a variety of IT topics whose published works include Learning Windows Server 2003 from O'Reilly and regularly...

Two Android Apps Found Using Master Key Vulnerability
2013-07-24 10:18:54

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Security firm Symantec has discovered two Android apps that have been commandeered by a bug found in Google's operating system earlier this month. The bug allows hackers to modify the package file of an app without affecting its original digital signature. This signature verifies the app's legitimacy and safety. Symantec now says there are two apps in the wild in a Chinese app store that have been compromised by this Master Key...

2013-07-23 23:19:47

Annual Buyer’s Guide Offers Most Advanced Way for End Users to Evaluate Options Best Suited to Meet Today’s Stringent Application and Business Requirements Austin, Texas (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 When the average cost per hour of system downtime can reach the hundreds of thousands of dollars in many situations (1), it should come as no surprise then that companies that rely on IT to maintain high availability of critical applications, OS and servers demand real-time system uptime. Coupled...

2013-07-17 23:24:46

Vérité is celebrating 20 years as a full service interactive agency, producing innovative mobile and web solutions as well as marketing, advertising, and training campaigns. Vérité has produced national and international campaigns and web tools for Adobe, Ancestry.com, DentalSelect, Intel, Mars, Merit Medical, Symantec and more. Sandy, UT (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 Since mid 1993, Vérité has been a Utah based digital marketing and communications agency offering a...

2013-07-16 23:19:35

Partnership with NCWIT supports student-led programs on college campuses. Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) and Symantec are awarding $10,500 in seed funding to 14 student-run projects that work to increase the numbers of women studying computer science and information technology. Since 2010, the NCWIT Student Seed Fund, sponsored by Symantec, has distributed $43,250 in funding to 70 student-run projects at universities...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'