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Posts Tagged ‘status’

As you already suspected, the CIA is reading your tweets and Facebook status updates

As you already suspected, the CIA is reading your tweets and Facebook status updates

According to this Associated Press story, the tinfoil beanie hat crowd was right all along: In an anonymous industrial park in Virginia, in an unassuming brick building, the CIA is following tweets — up to 5 million a day. At the agency's Open Source Center, a team known affectionately as the 'vengeful librarians' also pores over Facebook, [...]

Social Network Users Could Be A Click Away From Infection, Researchers Say

Social Network Users Could Be A Click Away From Infection, Researchers Say

Most social networks will allow the posting of URLs and advertisements that might be infected with malware, according to a report published today. In their new "Q4 Malware Update," researchers at anti-malware firm Dasient outlined the results of experiments conducted on 12 social networks to show their vulnerability to malware [...]

Microsoft celebrates Windows Phone 7 RTM with funeral parade for BlackBerry and iPhone

Microsoft celebrates Windows Phone 7 RTM with funeral parade for BlackBerry and iPhone

The iPhone's dead, long live the Windows Phone. That must be the genius proclamation that incited Microsoft to celebrate Windows Phone 7 reaching RTM status with the incomprehensible procession you see above. An elaborate parade, replete with hearses and black capes, was organized last week to denote the passing of the BlackBerry and iPhone into [...]

Stupid linux screen tricks

I use GNU Screen extensively to manage my work. Here are a few tips and shortcuts I've collected or developed... 1. Adding a status bar to screen. If you use screen inside screen, or screen on more than one machine, having a status bar is essential so you always know where you are. I have the following line in my .screenrc: caption always "%{= [...]