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Oh and also scientists may have begun to unlock the secrets of the formation of the universe

Nov 19, 2010
Not as important as a new iPad, I know, but we do what we can. Scientists at Cern, the nuclear research facility in Europe, are the first to have...
Posted In: antimatter, cern, Science, whoa, world

New research on Stuxnet shows it was likely meant to disrupt nuclear facility

Nov 16, 2010
In an updated version of its analysis of the Stuxnet worm that caused major problems for Iran's nuclear plant earlier this year, Symantec finds...
Posted In: Iran, malware, Science, stuxnet, world, worm

If you're going to make a joke about killing people...

Nov 11, 2010
don't do it on Twitter. In England. Actually, you know what? Just don't do it.
Posted In: jokes, Law, social media, Twitter, world

Nicaragua invades Costa Rica after error on Google Maps

Nov 5, 2010
Apparently the way Google Maps draws one particular section of the border between the two countries is off by about 3000 meters, showing it to be...
Posted In: google maps, oh nicaragua, search, world

Turkey has YouTube once again

Nov 2, 2010
Here's a story about the thorny relationship between closed societies and the open internet. People in the nation of Turkey once again have access...
Posted In: Web Culture, world, YouTube

Mt. Everest now wired

Oct 29, 2010
Engineers have installed a 3G base station at the 5200 meter mark of Mt. Everest, giving the mountain complete coverage, even at the summit of 8848...
Posted In: Mt. Everest, world

Top three most desired toys this holiday season are...

Oct 25, 2010
Not Tickle Me Elmo, not Cabbage Patch Kids, not a hula hoop....
Posted In: apple, China, Foxconn, gadgets, iPad, iPhone, ipod, manufacturing, world

Dead Sea Scrolls coming to the internet

Oct 19, 2010
Apparently, it's a team up effort between Google and the Israeli Antiquities Authority. I hope commenting is not enabled....
Posted In: Google, Science, search, world

"Officer Bubbles" goes after YouTube commenters

Oct 19, 2010
You may have heard us talk about this on our show. A constable in Toronto does not like having bubbles blown at a protest. He threatens to arrest...
Posted In: bubbles, Law, social media, Web Culture, world

ZeuS imitating Conficker

Oct 15, 2010
There's a whole lot of tech jargon in this story that I'll spare you but the important thing to know is that the ZeuS computer worm, which has been...
Posted In: conficker, privacy, security, world, worm, zeus

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