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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

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 07:11
Adam Stern
The Ducks Unlimited Expo at Texas Motor Speedway will feature everything from archery to ranching.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 06:22
Corey Davis
University of Memphis athletics has received a large monetary donation from an unnamed donor. The university received a $2.4 million commitment that will support the athletic department’s Time to Shine capital campaign, men’s and women’s golf, and student-athlete wellness, said athletic director Tom Bowen. The anonymous gift is the third-largest commitment in the school's athletic history. The two larger gifts also occurred during the Time to Shine campaign, Bowen said. “We are incredibly…

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 10:33
Corey Davis
As part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations, the National Civil Rights Museum and Memphis Grizzlies partnered to hold a discussing focusing on the issues at the intersection of race and sports. The conversation happened Sunday, Jan. 20, at the National Civil Rights Museum. A panel of past and present professional basketball players and sports’ media personalities were involved, including Grizzlies guard Garrett Temple, WNBA champion Candace Parker — who is a 2019 National Civil Rights…

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.

NYT- Technology