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Bad Bot IPs

The following is a list of IPs that ignore robot.txt that I have collected over the past year or so. - GET - HTTP/1.1 - Friday, November 15th 2013 @ 00:51:30 - Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; SolomonoBot/1.05; +http/wwwsolomonoru) - GET - HTTP/1.1 - Sunday, November 17th 2013 @ 03:15:09 - Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; zh-CN; )  Firefox/; 360Spider - GET - HTTP/1.1 - Sunday, November 17th 2013 @ 08:05:09 - Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1)

A look at the Sony Hack

As the Sony hack investigation unfolds, revelations regarding its possible origin, type of hack used, and the damage it is purported to have caused, are starting to be revealed.

Confirming that which was expected

In the scientific world confirming, through observation and testing, a hypothesis is a monumental accomplishment worthy of high accolades. Never mind 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.

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New Internet Security Going Forward

Google is pioneering another innovation which may someday replace the need for passwords. The device they are introducing is a pluggable USB device that acts as the authentication mechanism to login. By inserting the device into a USB port and touching it a process is started that authenticates the user through that physical device. 

Is Virtual Reality dead?

Collateral Advancement

Virtual reality environments, including industrial testing, gaming, situational role playing, and social, has seen a lot of activity lately. The main push has been in industrial application requirements which has spurred development of the hardware and software needed to create viable virtual reality.  As in most other developments and technological advancements, it is the needs of a specific development area that branches into the expansion of new advancements in other technologies.

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Linear Encryption Program


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Memphis Business Journal

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 17:12
Alan Alexander
A company involved in the Country Crossing casino project in south Alabama has filed a $70 million lawsuit against Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC. Resorts Development Group II claims Baker Donelson, a Memphis-based firm that is one of Birmingham's largest law firms, committed legal malpractice and a breach of fiduciary duty when it advised the company that electronic bingo could be played legally in Houston County. Representatives from Baker Donelson have said the firm doesn't have…

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 15:55
Terry Hollahan
Electronic scam artists are equal opportunity scoundrels. Just ask the Better Business Bureau. The BBB says tens of thousands of businesses across the U.S. have been sent an email asking recipients to complete a standard business questionnaire from the BBB. But it's not issued by the Better Business Bureau, and will download malware on the computers of those who open the Zip file. "As soon as we heard about the scam, we immediately notified our security vendors and we are in the process of taking…

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 14:46
Meagan Nichols
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency has created an award in honor of one of its longtime employees. Named after a employee who is retiring following 40 years of state service, 34 with the THDA, the Vicki George Award will be given annually to an "educator or counseling agency who excels in providing professional homeownership education and counseling that results in a significant improvement in housing opportunities for Tennessee families." The executive director for THDA, Ralph M. Perrey,…

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 13:40
Meagan Nichols
In addition to the rumored Cheesecake Factory, Panera Bread is coming to the Wolfchase area. The St. Louis-based Panera Bread Company (NASDAQ:PNRA) will open its sixth Memphis area location in Bartlett on Highway 64 near Lowe's. Currently there are three Panera locations on Poplar Avenue, one on Union Avenue and one on Germantown Parkway. The recruiting and branding manager for Panera, Allie Munsey, said the Wolfchase location should open in late spring 2015. "We picked the location because we…

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 12:40
Terry Hollahan
Shelby County doesn't fare too well on many national health lists, but a new study shows it leads the state in estate settlements and life insurance payouts to heirs. combined assets transferred and life insurance payouts and how that inheritance was decreased by estate taxes to determine annual totals and an inheritance index for each county in Tennessee and the U.S. Shelby County had annual estate settlements totaling $133.18 million and life insurance payouts of nearly $900 million…

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