Logo Background

» 2011 » April » 27

  • Olympic ticket demand passes 20m
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    London 2012 organisers reveal they received applications for more than 20 million tickets from 1.8 million people for the Olympic Games.

    More…



  • Feds To Remotely Uninstall Bot From Some PCs
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    CWmike writes “Federal authorities will remotely uninstall the Coreflood botnet Trojan from some infected Windows PCs over the next four weeks. Coreflood will be removed from infected computers only when the owners have been identified by the DOJ and they have submitted an authorization form to the FBI. The DOJ’s plan to uninstall Coreflood is the latest step in a coordinated campaign to cripple the botnet, which controls more than 2 million compromised (more…)

  • The 7 Best Attempts By Fans To Distract Opposing Players
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    This sounds like potential fan history in the making. If these Pacers devotees pull this off, there’ll be photos of them wallpapering the Internet tomorrow and it’ll look so much cooler than Heat fans all dressed as Don Johnson.

    More…

  • Guantanamo Doctors Ignored Signs of Prisoner Torture, Group Says
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    U.S. military doctors at Guantanamo Bay ignored signs of torture at the military prison and failed to investigate physical and psychological injuries they observed there, according to a study in the medical journal PLoS Medicine.

    More…

  • Editorial: Beyond the Frontier
    By on April 27, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments

    Space sims aren’t the high-profile releases that they once were, but Egosoft’s X: Rebirth hopes to reinvent the genre. What caused it to fall from mainstream favor?

    More…