Category: Internet

Bank of America Website Under Cyber attacks

Bank of America’s website was sluggish and intermittently unavailable for many users on Tuesday, in an outage that the bank hadn’t explained by the end of the day. Someone claiming to represent “cyber fighters of Izz ad-din Al qassam” said…

Rep. Anthony Weiner Twitter Prank

Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., has hired a lawyer after a lewd photo of an unidentified man was posted to his twitter account and directed at a 21-year-old female college student from Seattle. A spokesman for Weiner said the congressman is…

LinkedIn IPO Riches

LinkedIn, The 8-year-old company, based in Mountain View, Calif., shares skyrocketed more than 80% to trade at about $86 a share, and at a high of $92.99 a share, on Thursday as the social networking site launched its initial public…

Top 25 Online Schools in 2011

Our top degree pages for different areas of study have been well-received so we thought it would be helpful to come up with a ranking of top online schools. 1. UMassOnline UMassOnline is the clear number one online institution from…

Girl Who Killed Herself Virus Hoax Spreads on Facebook

This is about a hoax which spread on Facebook in August 2010, but there have been genuine scams spreading virally on the social network using the disguise of a message about a girl who killed herself after her father posted…

Puppy Cam Live Feed

In an era of exposition and voyeurism, where lives are microblogged, tumblr’d and podcasted, it should be no surprise that Shiba Inu Puppy Cam, in front of which a couple purporting to live in the San Francisco area raised a…

Facebook Lite Photo

Facebook is reportedly testing a simplified interface of its social network service with faster load times called Facebook Lite. According to reports from TechCrunch regarding Facebook Lite, the slimmed-down service will be similar to Facebook’s mobile version — Lite would…