Monthly Archives: October 2013

How Many Horror Movie References Can You Spot On Bing’s Homepage?

Bing’s still the underdog in the search engine wars; remaining in perpetual second place to Google. And while it’s doubtful that Microsoft will ever win the overall search engine war, today Bing totally wins the Halloween makeover battle with a homepage that pays homage to countless horror movies. Read more…      Source: clemson   […]

Old drug may teach new tricks in treating infectious diseases, cancer

Old drug may teach new tricks in treating infectious diseases, cancer PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 30-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Kathleen Phillipska-phillips@tamu.edu979-845-2872Texas A&M AgriLife Communications COLLEGE STATION Meclizine, an over-the-counter drug used for decades to treat nausea and motion sickness, has the potential for new uses to treat certain infectious diseases and some forms […]

Lawmakers: US spy programs may have gone too far

From left, National Security Agency Deputy Director Chris Inglis, National Security Agency director Gen. Keith Alexander, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and Deputy Attorney General James Cole, testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, before the House Permanent Intelligence Committee hearing on potential changes to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). […]

Final ‘Catching Fire’ Trailer Takes Fans Inside The Arena

Latest clip for ‘Hunger Games’ sequel offers an unprecedented peek at the Quarter Quell. By Amy Wilkinson Source: Similar Articles: janelle monae   Mexico vs Costa Rica   charlie hunnam   Dario Franchitti   Tropical Storm Karen  

Operating systems want to be free

October 28, 2013 As we all know, Linux, BSD, and a host of other operating systems have been “free” for years, if not for their entire existence. Sure, there are for-cost distributions backed with support, but the fact remains that you can grab an ISO off a mirror site and install a Unix-based OS on […]

Apple’s new Mac iWork apps: A big step back in workflow automation

On Tuesday evening Apple posted updates to its iWork apps for Mac – Pages, Keynote and Numbers. Featured during Apple’s iPad and Mac event in San Francisco, the new versions of iWork apps sport new features, more thorough iCloud integration and an a unified file format compatible with their iOS counterparts. But there are some […]

Shooting at Conn. nightclub kills woman, hurts 5

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Police say a shooting inside a Connecticut nightclub has left one woman dead and five people injured. New Haven police say gunfire rang out inside the Key Club Cabaret at 3:30 a.m. Saturday, sending more than 100 patrons rushing out through the main doorway. Police say 26-year-old Erica Robinson, of […]