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Barack Obama is dead, according to hacked Fox News Twitter account

If Fox News’ manipulated stories were not enough for you, how about several tweets coming from their Politics Twitter feed claiming President Barack Obama was assassinated. Luckily for them, the…

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BlogTechnical is looking for part-time writers who wish to put their journalism skills to work in the technology sector. BlogTechnical covers the latest happenings in the tech world, focusing on topic

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Florida Voting Database hacked and details posted online

Details of the Florida voting database have been posted online, after a hacker by the alias of abhaxas took claim to breaking into the database and dumping the files online….

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Speed Up your WordPress website

The information highway has blown up in the past 5 years, and blogs are the new way to go with regards to information dissemination. Traditional news outlets have switched to…

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Google+ First Review

Google recently unveiled their latest attempt at social networking, this time calling it Google+. While other endeavors such as Wave and Buzz have proved somewhat unsuccessful, they have put quite…

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Social Media beats out Online Porn in popularity, according to survey

Yes, it seems Social Media has jumped ahead of online pornography in terms of popularity, according to a newish company called Socialnomics. Founded by Erik Qualman, writer of #1 Best…

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Rollerball pen that can draw electric circuits on many surfaces

Scientists from the University of Illinois have developed a silver-ink roller-ball pen that allows users to draw electric circuits and interconnects with it on various materials such as paper, wood,…

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Light up with ‘Weeds Social Club’ on Facebook

Tired of growing tomatoes and lettuce in Farmville, then maybe it’s time to upgrade to the real stuff in a new Facebook game called Weeds Social Club. The game came…

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Go Daddy expected to be purchased by 3 investment organizations

It is reported that three private equity investment firms may close a deal to purchase GoDaddy, the Internet’s leading domain registration company for US $2-2.5 billion. The three firms include…

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Monitor the authorities with OpenWatch

With sites like Wikilieaks exposing the dirty deeds of those we entrust to run our countries, OpenWatch is a new citizen-driven mobile phone program that allows the average man to…

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Lulzsec hack UK Census and US Senate, plan on releasing data

Lulzsec is at it again, this time claiming to have hacked into the entire United Kingdom’s Census database, as well as the US Senate’s website. They continue to hack on…

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Look out for .branded domain extensions

ICANN is close to approving the addition of more Top Level Domains (TLDs), this time with the focus on brand-specific names such as Coca Cola, Apple, New York City and…

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Google’s +1 button now avaiable to webmasters

Google has introduced yet another interactive web button, this time in an effort to tune search results to be more geared towards your friends, family and the wider world. They…

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[Update] Skype installs EasyBits Go CrapWare on your systems without users’ prior knowledge

It seems that Skype is automatically installing crapware called EasyBits Go without informing or asking users for installation permission. This morning I was notified that Skype needed third-party access to…

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New image algorithm upscales 8-bit images without jagged edges

Two researchers have come up with a new scaling algorithm called Depixelizing Pixel Art that extracts a resolution-independent vector which allows for any level of magnification without image degradation. It…

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Apple and Religion share common ground in the minds of some

In a recent BBC documentary entitled Secrets of the Superbrands, host Alex Riley explained how Apple shares a common ground with religion in the minds of many Apple fanatics. The…

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