Latest William Weber Stories

Child Porn Charges Against Tor Operator
2012-12-03 05:36:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A 20-year-old Austrian man has been arrested and charged with distributing child pornography after it was discovered that illegal content had been distributed through privacy network servers that he operated. According to Paul Mah of FierceCIO Tech Watch, the man in question is William Weber, an IT administrator from Graz who operated seven exit nodes on The Onion Router (Tor). One of those nodes was allegedly used to transport...

2008-10-02 03:00:18

By Weber, William Gender, Taste, and Material Culture in Britain and North America, 1700-1830. Edited by John Styles and Amanda Vickery (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007. viii plus 358 pp. $65.00). This is an extremely important book for providing a window into the lively recent thinking about material culture, consumption, and gender in England and North America between 1700 and 1830. It is an attractively produced collection of thirteen contributions, introduced by editors John...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'