Google introduces Penguin to curb web spam

By Roy Denish The world’s biggest search engine giant, Google, has introduced a new algorithm update Penguin to curb negative optimization. The introduction would level the field of many blogging networks involved in “accelerated optimization” and link building. Google emphasized that the update mainly target sites that involved in web spam tactics such as keyword […]

Middle-East gearing to fight the “Flame”

By Roy Denish Oil-rich nations in the Middle East are preparing for a battle not with artilleries or heavy tanks but with Cyber warfare against a complicated Trojan bug, the “Flame.” The bug punched holes through the Iranian Nuclear systems in 2010, crippling counter-attacks for a considerable amount of time. Since then, the bug has […]

QR Codes: Mobile Money

By Trina Boice Most of us are used to cutting coupons to make our money stretch a little bit farther, but now we can use our cell phones in addition to our scissors! Yep, there’s an app for that! A couple of weeks ago, I got a free bag of popcorn at my local theater […]