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NSA Gleans Global Contacts, Addresses Via Help Of Internet Companies
2013-10-15 08:54:18

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The National Security Agency (NSA) has been collecting contact lists and “buddy lists” of Internet users from across the globe with help from email and web chat companies such as Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Yahoo. The system that pulls this data to create larger networks of people all over the world is so effective that in some cases it needed to be stopped so as not to overload its servers. The Washington Post has reported...

2013-10-08 23:18:32

Pre-reserve your spot for Taper on Kickstarter today for just $15 or $20 and tackle email overload head on. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 It is estimated that roughly 30% of our day is spent dealing with excessive email. Google and others have spent millions of dollars trying to figure out ways to filter, organize and snooze emails for people in an attempt to manage the never-ending stream of email that we receive. Until today, there hasn’t been a single solution to easily stop...

2013-10-07 23:31:12

Sibername provides step by step instructions with images to facilitate email setup on your phone. Ottawa,ON (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 Sibername (http://www.sibername.com), one of the most trusted Canadian resources for domain registration and web hosting, offers a guideline detailin how to set up iPhone as an email hub. Use the tips below to add either an Exchange ActiveSync account or a POP-type account, such as Gmail or Yahoo!, to a smart device. Advances in smart phone technology and...

Google, Facebook Top The 'Age of Internet Empires' Chart
2013-10-06 05:17:40

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Search engines and social networks dominate the online world, with Google leading the way with more people visiting it than any other website, researchers at the Oxford Internet Institute report in a new study. Using commercial web traffic data obtained from California-based Alexa Internet, Inc., Oxford researchers Dr. Mark Graham and Stefano De Sabbata created a choropleth map that illustrates the most visited web sites in each...

2013-10-02 23:18:32

With the powerful new feature, Benchmark users can test different subject lines, newsletter layouts and more, and send out emails with the winning versions. Los Alamitos, CA (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Benchmark, the easiest email marketing service for small business, has added A/B split testing to the company's ever-growing list of features. Part statistics and part science, the new tool lets users do side-by-side tests of different subject lines, layouts and more, and send out emails...

Google Lawsuit Email Wiretapping Upheld
2013-10-02 08:47:47

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A federal judge has refused Google’s request to throw out a lawsuit over charges the company illegally wiretapped customers and non-customers alike. US District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose decided last week to uphold a lawsuit against the company on charges that Google scans emails and uses the contents therein to fuel advertisements. Weeks earlier, another US appeals court upheld a decision against Google and said they must be...

Google's Docs, Gmail Apps Experience Service Diruption
2013-09-23 15:45:33

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While it didn't mean pacing back and forth by the mail box, on Monday Gmail users did find themselves hitting the refresh key as Google's email platform was hit by a service disruption. Other services such as Google Docs also experienced outages as the week began. Google posted Monday on its Apps Status Dashboard that two Google apps services were experiencing a "service disruption." The disruption affected Gmail and Google Docs, as...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'