top Bloomberg Reporters Caught Spying On Terminal Users
That's factually incorrect. If you read the press release, you will see that journalists (or any internal users for that matter) don't have access to clients' trading or portfolio information at all. What we're talking about here are some user stats, such as log-in/log-out and functionality-used information.
about a year and a half ago
top Lessons From the Papal Conclave About Election Security
makes it impossible for an outsider to affect the voting in any way
I take issue with this. In history there are many examples where rich families have bought themselves a pope by bribing and intimidating the cardinals. Theory is one thing, in practice Conclave is not completely shut off from the rest of the world.
about a year and a half ago
top Secret Security Questions Are a Joke
Or you just put the SHA1 hash of the question as the answer.
top Server Names For a New Generation
Piled Higher & Deeper had a whole bunch of comics on this topic a while back:
and my favourite: http://www.phdcomics.com/comics/archive.php?comicid=1469
top Training an Immune System To Kill Cancer: a Universal Strategy
You're surprised given the readership demographic?
top Apple Threatens To Pull Siri Clone From App Store
English sounds English to a human ear, the syntax is based on the same rules but the usage of the language varies a lot around the world. Meaning is coloured by local culture.
Exactly! After all when a bouncer throws you out of a pub in the UK by saying: "I'm afraid I'm going to have to ask you to leave..." he's neither afraid nor is he asking.
top An Inbox Is Not a Glove Compartment
Except that we don't have the option of writing a letter instead and sealing it in an envelope. Or does Amazon send you e-mail in encrypted form, with a properly authenticated public key?
top Bacteria Could Survive In Martian Soil
Pour a couple of hundred litres of water on the surface and see what grows!
top NASA Suggests Nano Robots To Explore Mars
Unless they then go ahead and evolve somehow. Random mutation in their replication algorithm, caused by solar radiation interference and bam! you've got yourself an unstoppable self-replicating army of nanobots. Skynet eat your heart out! QuantumPete
top NSA To Build 20-Acre Data Center In Utah
Not counting the other 99 things that we *don't* hear about.
top Iowa Seeks To Remove Electoral College
Amen. It's not like it's that hard.
You can affect something. (verb)
Or you can have an effect. (noun)
Pretty simple, n'est-ce pas?
top German Bundeswehr Recruiting Hackers
Replace "troupe" with "unit" or "troop", though given the number of graduates the unit would more likely be company strength.
Also, I'd replace "subordinate to" with "attached to" or "part of".
And it's Brigadier General
top New Nanotech Fabric Never Gets Wet
You don't filter your water already??? You obviously don't live in London