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Teen dies after playing video game for 40 hours


July 19th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) A teenager in Taiwan has been found dead in an internet cafe after reportedly playing a video game for 40 hours without a break.The 18-year-old lad ... Read more...

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Why did NoTW spike Arthur C. Clarke paedophile story?


July 8th, 2012 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) The now-defunct News of the World (NoTW) spiked an exclusive story that exposed famous science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke as a paedophile because the author ... Read more...

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Bug causes Twitter outage on Thursday


June 22nd, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The popular social networking and micro blogging site Twitter was hit by a bug on Thursday and a major outage happened.The Twitter users felt the aftereffects ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Madeleine Grant criticized for her strategy to win the librarian contest


March 5th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) An Oxford University student has been criticized for trying to win a union contest using sexist approach. The 19-year-old undergraduate bared her chest in her campaign to ... Read more...

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Students hack school website to skip class


February 18th, 2012 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) A group of students hacked their school website so their parents could not find out a message assuring parents that it will remain open despite snowfall.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Lady Gaga’s free iPad contest is a hoax


December 22nd, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans who flooded the official Facebook page of pop singer Lady Gaga were disappointed when they learnt later that the account had been hacked. In a ... Read more...

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Finland’s largest ever data leak uncovered


November 8th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki, Nov 8 (IANS) A data leak has been uncovered in Finland, in which personal details of around 16,000 people were uploaded onto a file-sharing website, according to Finnish media ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Two arrested for cheating


November 2nd, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) An advocate from Chennai was arrested along with a friend for operating a fake employment racket, police said Wednesday.Tanuja G., 29, was held at her ... Read more...

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`Sesame Street’ channel cleansed of porn put by hackers


October 18th, 2011 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 18 (IANS/EFE) The "Sesame Street" channel on YouTube slowly got back to normal Monday morning after hackers put porn videos in place of kiddies' beloved Muppets."We apologise for ... Read more...

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Actress Scarlett Johansson’s photo hacker identified by the FBI


September 19th, 2011 - 7:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The FBI has reportedly identified the leader of the hacking group who hacked the cell phone of actress Scarlett Johansson. The group posted nude images of the ... Read more...

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Pranksters hack road signs in Kentucky to warn people about zombies


June 25th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florence, June 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pranksters hacked a road sign in Kentucky and instead switched it with a message that warned motorists about zombies instead. The electronic road signs that were tampered ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Hackers post fake story about rapper Tupac Shakur on PBS


May 31st, 2011 - 1:18 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Arlington, May 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) PBS’s “NewsHour” website was hacked and a phony story posted there. The story was to the effect that the late rapper Tupac Shakur was alive and living ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

UK becomes biggest target for cyber criminals


May 1st, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 1 (ANI): Britain has become the number one target for cyber criminals, according to security experts.The Daily Star quoted the security experts, as saying that last month's huge hack of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Greenpois0n Jailbreak Arrive For Mac Users


February 4th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) When Apple the Cupertino based technology giant is offering iOS 4.3 beta builds to several developers an untethered jailbreak for iOS 4.2.1 has been ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Mark Zuckerberg’s Own Facebook Fan Site Got Hacked


January 27th, 2011 - 6:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a development that has made headlines and created sensation among the millions of Facebook users, a Facebook Fan site meant for no one other than ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

German Boys Hack Lady GaGa’s Laptop!


December 3rd, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Though the media is not sure about which music the German boys could lay their hands upon, it has been reported that one of the laptops revealed pictures of singer Ke$ha ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Kate on folic acid pills to get pregnant


September 27th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) Supermodel Kate Moss is so desperate to get pregnant with beau singer Jamie Hince that she had reportedly been taking folic acid pills. The pills, also known as vitamin ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Twitter hack sends users to hardcore porn sites


September 22nd, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): Hackers have managed to exploit a security flaw on the popular micro-blogging site Twitter, by activating pop-ups and even directing some users to hardcore porn sites.The hack utilized ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Maoists hack policeman to death in busy market


September 3rd, 2010 - 11:31 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 3 (IANS) Close on the heels of killing abducted policeman Lucas Tete in Bihar, Maoist militants Friday hacked to death a police constable in the midst of a weekly market ... Read more...

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Tech group to release USB dongle that “hacks” PlayStation 3


August 21st, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
MINATO, TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- A Chinese tech group, PS Jailbreak, is claiming to be on the verge of releasing a USB dongle that allows PlayStation 3 users to play pirated and ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Juggling work and toddlers takes a toll on Oz mums’ health


August 2nd, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 2 (ANI): Seventy per cent of working mothers juggle between office and kids, hence leaving them feeling rushed and under pressure, revealed a survey.The Australian Work and Life Index study ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

American scientists ‘hack’ into Indian voting machines


May 20th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): India's voting machines - considered to be among the world's most tamperproof - can be hacked, American scientists claim.Researchers at the University of Michigan connected a home-made device ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Most Brit teens hack “for fun”!


March 19th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 19 (ANI): A new survey has found that one-fourth of British teens try to access their pals' Facebook accounts.The poll of 1150 under-19s showed that the most common way ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Pakistani cabbie takes New Yorkers for a ride!


March 2nd, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 2 (IANS) A Pakistani-origin taxi driver literally took New Yorkers for a ride. By tampering with his fare meter, Wasim Khalid Cheema fleeced hundreds of passengers to extra $40,000 over ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Intensive checks after thieves hack into IT server


January 25th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) All high value income tax refunds will go through intensive checks and its software system will be revamped, after its account was hacked and Rs.11 crore was ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Out-of-control kids are worst passengers on airplanes: Study


January 17th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
New York, January 17 (ANI): Children who cry or misbehave are the worst passengers on airplane, according to a new poll.In the survey of 155,000 travellers, conducted by TripAdvisor.com, nearly 40 percent ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Islamic terrorists hack into CIA Predator drones using $25.95 software


December 18th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 18 (ANI): Islamic terrorists have been able to hack into CIA state-of-the-art Predator drones with the help of just a 25.95 dollar off-the-shelf software, raising fears of remote control operated ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Maoists hack two CPI (M) workers to death


October 29th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
West Midnapore, Oct 29 (ANI): Two CPI (M) workers were reportedly hacked to death by Maoists in West Bengal's West Midnapore district on Wednesday night.CPI (M) worker Tapan Mudi's body was ... Read more...

Posted in National |

DNA website hacked!


July 31st, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Daily News and Analysis (DNA) newspaper website has been hacked by one of its own reader recently. Apparently the miffed reader was fuming at DNA for charging money to read the online ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

SMSs could hand-over iPhone control to hackers


July 30th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 30 (ANI): Few SMS messages can make it possible for hackers to control your iPhone, according to two researchers.Security experts Charlie Miller and Collin Mulliner have found a flaw ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian hacks RAAF website over student attacks in Australia


July 16th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 16 (ANI): An Indian hacker broke into the Royal Australian Air Force website and defaced it with a threatening message aimed at the Australian Government, the Sydney Morning Herald reports.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sir Paul Maccartney falls victim to cyber criminals


April 9th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sir Paul Mccartney joins the list of celebs who have fallen victim to cyber criminals. The former Beatle's website has been infiltrated by hackers. Mccatney's online page was infected by the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

McCullum NSW deal is the new reality of cricket, says Roebuck


January 23rd, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan.23 (ANI): Kiwi wicketkeeper-batsman Brendon McCullum is going to play cricket for New South Wales this weekend. McCullum is playing for NSW in the last Twenty20 contest of the campaign ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

sohh.com hacked : Another website victimized


June 27th, 2008 - 8:59 pm ICT by admin
Popular hip-hop news website sohh.com was apparently hacked in the early hours of Friday. The site featured news such as "JEWS DID 9/11" , "Notorious Hacker Group Ebaumsworld.com Drastically Improve Frontpage of SOHH.COM" ... Read more...

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