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Hacker Vs Verizon: Where's The Data?
2012-12-24 04:53:07

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Information supposedly belonging to 300,000 Verizon Wireless and/or FiOS customers, allegedly obtained months ago and recently posted online by a hacker, has disappeared, along with the individual claiming responsibility for the attack. The bizarre story goes like this: the hacker, who used the Twitter handle @TibitXimer, told ZDNet reporters Saturday he hacked Verizon on July 12. He said he and a second hacker had exploited a...

Netflix Names Google Fiber Fastest ISP In November
2012-12-12 05:50:37

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Netflix released on Tuesday a list of the nation's fastest Internet service providers for the month of November, with Google´s new fiber optic network topping the list. “Google Fiber is now the most consistently fast ISP in America, according to actual user experience on Netflix streams in November,” wrote Netflix's vice president of content delivery, Ken Florance, in a blog posting. "Our 30 million members...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • 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.
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