Monthly Archive:: October 2013

British man arrested for hacking US government computers

A British man has been arrested in England and charged by the United States and Britain with hacking into U.S. government computer systems, including those run by the military, to steal confidential data and disrupt operations, authorities

Kids’ Internet, media consumption should be limited to two hours daily: Doctors

Doctors 2 parents Limit kids’ tweeting, texting & keep smartphones, laptops out of bedrooms. (hash)goodluckwiththat. The recommendations are bound to prompt eye-rolling and LOLs from many teens but an influential paediatricians group says parents need to know

Syrian Electronic Army hits Obama-linked Twitter, Facebook accounts

Hackers from a group calling itself the Syrian Electronic Army claimed Monday they had taken control of US President Barack Obama’s Twitter and Facebook accounts. The group, which backs Syria’s government and which has previously hacked accounts

Google Search server locations increased by 700 percent in 2013: Study

Google search has expanded its network, serving its users from 700 percent more locations than a year ago, a new study, including an Indian-origin scientist, has found. Over the past 10 months, Google search has dramatically increased

Google likely to launch YouTube music subscription service by year end

Google is reportedly speculated to launch a music subscription service for YouTube before the year’s end. The service is rumoured to be a lot like Spotify, but will be inclusive of videos, and like Pandora, will have