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More Details Revealed About NSA Surveillance Programs
2013-08-21 17:52:11

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The depth to which the National Security Agency probes Internet activity such as emails and phone calls made over Voice Over IP (VoIP) lines is more than previously known. New reports uncovered by the Wall Street Journal reveal some of the NSA's activities. Surveillance put in place by the NSA has the ability to reach up to 75 percent of all US Internet traffic. Yet the agency has limited legal authority to spy on US citizens without...

2013-08-02 23:19:57

In the wake of a July 15th Wall Street Journal article entitled, “’Despicable Me 2’ Rules Box Office for Second Week in a Row”, Celebrity Business Analyst uncovers the film’s budget and total worldwide gross thus far, declaring the film a resounding financial success. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 CelebrityBusinessAnalyst.com announced the financial success of 'Despicable Me 2', taking into account both its worldwide box office total and its initial production...

2013-07-31 23:36:07

Mr. Tobias Nergarden, owner and CEO of the Real Estate Marketing Insider releases a statement outlining good markets for young investors to consider for their first home. The statement was released following a July 18 story in the Wall Street Journal entitled “The Rise of the Young Buyer.” New York, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Tobias Nergarden, CEO and director of the Real Estate Marketing Insider, announced the publication of a statement outlining his recommendations for the best real...

2013-07-27 23:04:47

The Real Estate Marketing Insider’s consumer editorial team releases a list of three tips for homebuyers offering them advice on researching sight-unseen houses. REMI’s tip-sheet was inspired by a July 11 story in The Wall Street Journal entitled, “Return of the Sight-Unseen Market.” San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 27, 2013 The Real Estate Marketing Insider today released some top tips for homebuyers, offering them suggestions on questions to ask and information to get when researching...

2013-07-17 23:19:49

In a recent ranking by REAL Trends and The Wall Street Journal, Connect Realty's Richard Harger, Sr. ranked in the top 1% of Realtors nationwide. This ranking was based on the number of transactions he closed in 2012, which also placed him among the top 10 Realtors in the state. The Woodlands, TX (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 In the Wall Street Journal’s REAL Trends "Real Estate Top 1,000" list, a ranking of the most productive 1,000 real estate agents in America, Connect...

2013-07-09 23:27:40

Personal injury lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm weighs in on fireworks after two Fourth of July pyrotechnic accidents caused numerous injuries. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 A Fourth of July fireworks accident sent six people to the hospital in Plattsburg, New York. According to The Wall Street Journal (7.4.13), the planned fireworks display malfunctioned, sending remnants of a blast into the stands at Airborne Speedway. This was an eye-opening example of how things can...

Facebook Mobile News Reader
2013-06-24 11:08:42

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The Wall Street Journal wrote this weekend that Facebook is planning to release a mobile news reader in the vein of Flipboard or Zite. This new project is expected to drive even more mobile traffic towards Facebook as well as generate more ad revenue for the social behemoth. The new app is being referred to internally simply as “Reader” and could one day be available for iPad and iPhone. Earlier this year Google announced...

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.