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Patch LOSE-day: Microsoft secures servers of the world. By disconnecting them...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/tech/, /contrib/microsoft
Botched patch snatches static IPs, replaces them with world of admin pain Microsoft's Tuesday patch-fest may have reacted quite negatively with Windows Server 2008 R2 running VMware, leaving servers offline and administrators scrambling to recover IP
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:13 UTC
Google banning cryptocurrency ads...
The ban, which follows a similar move by Facebook, would cover all related information too, such as initial coin offerings, exchanges and wallets and trading advice.
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:13 UTC
Firefox news: Fresh releases, Firefox Quantum for Enterprise, privacy protections...
Firefox 59 (for desktop and mobile) and Firefox ESR 52.7 have been released to the public. Privacy enhancements and security fixes The former sports some performance enhancements that should lead to faster load times, new search engine options for German
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:12 UTC
The Russian State was Culpable" Says PM May, as Russian Diplomats Kicked Out of U.K....
Theresa May met with her national security team on Wednesday regarding the attempted assassination of a former Russian spy under British protection on British soil and Russia's failure to comply with a midnight deadline in providing answers about thei
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:11 UTC
Rand Paul opposes Pompeo nomination to lead State Department...
The libertarian-leaning GOP senator said Wednesday that Pompeo’s earlier support for the Iraq war and defense of enhanced interrogation techniques — or “torture” in the view of Paul and many other senators — is disqualifying. And the Kentucky senator indicated he may be willing to filibuster both
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:11 UTC
Mika Brzezinski Breaks Down Over Trump's Visit to Mexican Border...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/news_media
On Wednesday, MSNBC's Morning Joe played a clip of President Trump visiting the U.S./Mexico border to inspect wall prototypes, and co-host Mika Brzezinski subsequently suffered an emotional breakdown over the footage.
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:03 UTC
Some Tribute: CBS Links Stephen Hawking to 'Internet Pioneer' Al Gore...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/news_media
Professor Stephen Hawking passed away overnight and CBS on Wednesday felt the need to connect Al Gore to the science icon. CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King linked, "The tributes are pouring in this morning to legendary scientist Stephen Hawking who
By viper1 on 2018-03-14 17:02 UTC
Longtime Trump aide fired over financial crime investigation...
(CNN)President Donald Trump's longtime personal aide John McEntee was fired because he is currently under investigation by the Department of Homeland Security for serious financial crimes, a source familiar with his firing told CNN.
By viper1 on 2018-03-13 17:28 UTC
Trump's personal aide fired, escorted from W.H. without coat...
President Trump’s personal assistant was let go on Monday — escorted from the White House without being allowed to get his coat, according to reports. John McEntee was fired because he is being investigated by the Department of Homeland Security for serious financial crimes, CNN noted.
By viper1 on 2018-03-13 17:27 UTC
Putin: Russia has nuclear weapons impossible to intercept...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/world/, /contrib/russia
Putin: Russia has developed nuclear weapons that will be impossible to intercept - including a new intercontinental ballistic missile and a nuclear-powered cruise missile
By viper1 on 2018-03-01 21:55 UTC
Possibly rabid coyote attacking people, terrorizing towns in Westchester County...
A possibly rabid coyote attacked two people and killed one dog in Hastings-on-Hudson. It also bit a mailman in Yonkers.
By viper1 on 2018-03-01 21:55 UTC
Dow plummets more than 500 points after President Trump announces tariffs...
Wall Street is worried about a trade war. The Dow dropped more than 500 points on Thursday after President Trump said his administration will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 declined about 1.5% apiece.
By viper1 on 2018-03-01 21:54 UTC
At opioid summit, Trump suggests dealers should get the death penalty...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/politics/, /contrib/drugs
The White House is hosting a major summit on the opioid crisis.
By viper1 on 2018-03-01 21:54 UTC
Hope Hicks Quits Her $179,700 White House Job Amid Subpoena, Firing Buzz: Trump Responds To Hope's Resignation...
Hope Hicks is quitting her role as White House communications director and as a top aide to President Donald Trump, as reported by the New York Times . The news that Hope is resigning appeared in the wake of Hicks testifying before the House Intelligence
By viper1 on 2018-03-01 00:15 UTC
Trump to lawmakers: 'Take the gun first, go through due process second' in some cases...
President Donald Trump, during a bipartisan meeting Wednesday with lawmakers to discuss school safety and gun measures, said it might be better in some cases to allow law enforcement to confiscate weapons from potentially disturbed individuals before allo
By viper1 on 2018-03-01 00:15 UTC
AT&T Fails In Bid To Kill FTC Authority Over Broadband Monopolies...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/politics/
It can't be overstated that the broadband industry isn't just trying to kill net neutrality, it's trying to gut most meaningful federal and state oversight of entrenched telecom monopolies. While Ajit Pai dismantled consumer protections at the
By viper1 on 2018-02-28 16:20 UTC
Exclusive: Public wants Big Tech regulated...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/politics/
A majority of Americans are now concerned that the government won't do enough to regulate how U.S technology companies operate, according to an Axios- SurveyMonkey poll. Across the board, concern about government inaction is up significantly — 1
By viper1 on 2018-02-28 16:19 UTC
Trump taps Texan Brad Parscale as his 2020 re-election campaign manager...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/politics/
President Donald Trump has picked a digital guru who built his career in San Antonio to run his 2020 re-election campaign.
By viper1 on 2018-02-27 19:47 UTC
American arrested overseas trying to travel to Libya to join ISIS: Official...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/US/
An American from California was arrested for allegedly trying to travel to Libya to join ISIS
By viper1 on 2018-02-27 19:40 UTC
Catholic Church Considers Married Priests to Ease Amazon Clergy Shortage...
Catholic leaders in the vast Amazon basin are considering whether the church should let married men become priests in certain cases. The issue is likely to be discussed at a gathering of bishops Pope Francis has called for next year about the church in th
By viper1 on 2018-02-27 19:39 UTC
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