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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

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 16:51
Jason Bolton
FedEx is trimming its employee roster with buyouts to reduce costs. In a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission late Jan. 18, FedEx Corp. announced it has begun offering eligible U.S.-based employees voluntary cash buyouts. FedEx expects costs related to the voluntary buyouts to range from $450 million to $575 million in pre-tax expenditures, according to the filing. The costs will depend on the acceptance rates by employees. FedEx expects the costs to mostly occur during the fourth…

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 14:43
Samuel Hardiman
The Sheraton Memphis Downtown, knowing the city wanted a new convention center hotel, pitched a renovation, an expansion, and even a new brand.

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 14:31
Jacob Steimer
In January's second week, two Shelby County homes sold for more than $1 million, with a third selling for $950,000. The top home, which sold for $1.2 million, is located on Monterey Road in Eads' ZIP 38028. Built in 2016 on 12 acres, the house holds five bedrooms and five-and-a-half bathrooms in 6,300 square feet. The No. 2 sale was a 1950 home on St. Andrews Fairway in East Memphis' ZIP 38111. Selling for a little over $1 million, the house holds five bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms in…

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 14:00
Meagan Nichols
"We see ourselves [as] being on sale."

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 12:57
Corey Davis
A major sporting event is coming to Downtown Memphis in late summer 2019. The Memphis Redbirds announced Friday that AutoZone Park was selected to host the 2019 Triple-A National Championship baseball game. The game will be played at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 17, and will be nationally televised, according to the Redbirds. Craig Unger, president and general manager of the Redbirds, said an announcement about who will broadcast the game will be coming soon. The championship game will pit the winners…

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