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NSA Tapping Moves Yahoo To Encryption
2013-11-19 04:36:00

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Yahoo! Inc. on Monday announced that it will encrypt all information that flows between its data centers by Q1 of 2014 as part of an effort to beef up security following recent revelations that the National Security Agency (NSA) had tapped into the data centers. The media company announced that it will roll out heavy, 2048-bit key encryption across all of its products, including Yahoo’s data center communications between servers....

2013-11-15 23:26:53

Global marketing technology leader provides newly patented product to world’s 10th largest Internet company to help marketers collect, connect and take smarter action on big data in their campaigns Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 BrightTag, one of the world’s leading marketing technology platforms, today announced a new $27 million round of funding led by Yahoo! JAPAN, which invested in the company after selecting BrightTag’s newly patented Fuse™ technology to power its...

2013-11-14 23:26:05

Self-serve, programmatic-direct platform enables publishers to create private marketplaces for their premium inventory, greatly reducing overhead of selling display inventory. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 ChargeAds, a provider of intelligent solutions for publishers, advertisers and agencies within the online advertising and marketing world, today announced the availability of its groundbreaking, fully-automated Private Marketplace platform. The new platform enables publishers...

2013-11-11 23:02:21

During National Distance Learning Week, Nov, 11-15, Berkeley College Online gives you the opportunity to let your viewers and readers LEARN all about it. The United States Distance Learning Association (USDLA) awarded USDLA/Quality Standards (QS) certification to Berkeley College Online in June, 2013, establishing Berkeley College as the first and only online program in New York and New Jersey to achieve this status, placing Berkeley College Online among an elite group of institutions...

2013-11-06 23:01:05

Chatwing developers share thoughts why online mentors can benefit a lot from chat software 3.0. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Weeks after launching the official chat software 3.0, Chatwing’s developers have monitored users coming in from different online communities, such as business and finance. In line with this, the developers have recently emphasized why the app 3.0 is essential in the premise of online mentoring. Here are the major points noted:...

Apple Open Up Sharing Data With Government
2013-11-06 13:26:02

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apple has now joined Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft and Yahoo in asking the US government to allow them to disclose exactly how many national security letters they receive from the FBI and other law enforcement agencies. In a public report, Apple explained their public policies and provided what information they are currently allowed to disclose. At present, the American government only allows tech firms to disclose how many data...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'