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Bad Bot IPs


Memphis Web Programming is not responsible for the use or distribution of the below list.
The following is a list of IPs that ignore robot.txt that I have collected over the past few years.
these IPs are now banned from access to the site. The code I use ignores Google IPs, etc.
Contact me for a mdb or other data file.

For a text file with detailed data click HERE


Confirming that which was expected

In the scientific world confirming, through observation and testing, a hypothesis is a monumental accomplishment worthy of high accolades. Nevermind the fact that it may have already been supposed and generally accepted in some scientific model years before its discovery. To be fair, many hypothesizes could not be confirmed because technology was not advanced enough to allow observation or proper testing.

programming theory

National Registry Of WI-FI Connections

There are many cyber threats that we face in today's ever evolving internet. One of those threats, that has not received a lot of attention, is the growing number of Wi-Fi hotspots that millions of cell phones connect to daily.

Android Little Known Security Feature

Android Security Feature – Smart Lock

Available on Android devices with an OS of 5.0 and above is a security feature called Smart Lock. It can be accessed, with screen lock android phone securityenabled, in settings > general > security, and then needs to be enabled and configured under smart lock. Location may vary.

Facebook and Bad Ads

Just to show how easy it is to deceive in the computer ad market I took this ad that showed up on Facebook feeds and dissected it a little bit. The sad truth is that deceitful ads like this generate millions in revenue.


Linear Encryption Program


Do you carry passwords or sensitive information around on a portable device?

Created by Memphis Web Programming
Claudo-Clam© Linear Encryption Program is a password file protection method that ensures your password file is protected.
Click here to take a look.

Memphis Business Journal

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 17:24
Meagan Nichols
Last week, Raj Subramaniam became one of the most powerful people at FedEx. Today, the compensation for that new responsibility is known.  Subramaniam was named president and chief operating officer of Memphis-based FedEx Corp. Feb. 14 following the sudden retirement announcement of David Bronczek. Subramaniam — a 27-year FedEx veteran — will assume those new titles effective March 1. That promotion comes just months after Subramaniam was promoted to president and CEO of FedEx Express, which…

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 14:56
Corey Davis
The FedEx St. Jude Invitational might be a few months away, but another event is about to tee off on the fairways of the TPC Southwind.  Registration is now open for runners and walkers to compete in the 2019 Fairway 5K on Saturday, April 13 presented by the World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational. The 7th annual race is slated to begin at 8 a.m. next to the practice range. The route takes a tour through the tree lined streets of the nearby neighborhood and finishing along the 17th…

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 14:43
Jacob Steimer
People willing to pay $700,000 or more for a house in Germantown — and the builders willing to build them — are now insisting on gated neighborhoods.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:56
Samuel Hardiman
A two-year investigation into the actions of Mississippi River Corridor-Tennessee Inc. (MRCT) found that the nonprofit had used more than $1 million in state and local grant dollars inappropriately. The investigation of the nonprofit and its former executive director, Diana Threadgill, ended with her being indicted by a federal grand jury for three counts of mail fraud earlier this month, the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury said in a Feb. 20 news release. Threadgill and MRCT sought to foster…

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:20
Jacob Steimer
Hay and forage equipment maker Krone North America will move its Memphis North American headquarters and 45 jobs south to Olive Branch. Krone will lease 260,000 square feet of warehouse space at the Crossroads Distribution Center, which is under construction by Exeter Property Group, the Mississippi Development Authority said in a news release. Krone's current North American headquarters is at 3363 Miac Cove, just east of Memphis International Airport. The move would take the headquarters southeast…

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