Google Earth Search for Missing Plane - not required

I recall that not too long ago, Google Earth released the latest satellite photos for an area over west Nevada on 9th September 2007, to help search for the wreckage of renowned adventurer, Steve Fosset, who crashed on 3rd September 2007.

It strikes me that the same thing could be ...

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Intelligent CAPTCHA

It occurs to me that CAPTHCHA could be somewhat better and indeed is. CAPTCHA has been a staple of Web 2.0 and is fairly effective for the purpose it serves. We know that it is possible to circumvent captcha, delivering users looking at a porn site CAPTCHA images and ...

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Condoms

Once again, it seems as if there may be a simple solution to a grave problem, teenage pregnancy. As always these things need some thinking about. On the surface, it makes sense.

Make it a legal requirement that teenage boys from the age of x to y, have to carry ...

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The problem with Google

Google has a fault in its longer term business strategy.

I am not intending a pun here, however it is fairly punny.

Google along with the entire Silicon Valley USA, coined in January 1971, have a fairly bleak outlook at some point in the future. Not to be a doomsday ...

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The problem with Google

Google has a fault in its longer term business strategy.

I am not intending a pun here, however it is fairly punny.

Google along with the entire Silicon Valley USA, coined in January 1971, have a fairly bleak outlook at some point in the future. Not to be a doomsday ...

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The Hackers Ransom - Virginia Medical Records

The Register is reporting an interesting story on a hacker or hackers demanding $10 million as a ransom of Virginia medical data from the Virginia Prescription Monitoring Program. Unsurprising all enquiries are be routed to the director of the Virginia Department of Health Professionals, who is presently unavailable.

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