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Monday: July 6, 2009

McAfee glitch sends out a false-positive for virus detection accidentally.McAfee glitch sends out a false-positive for virus detection accidentally.

Glitch caused many a headaches worldwide as the anti-virus software starting attacking core system files. Whoops.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 7:41 AM | Tags (8) | software | antivirus | it | falsepositive | virus | protection | glitch | mcafee |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 29, 2009

Software not yet smart enough to sort out human relationships.Software not yet smart enough to sort out human relationships.

World-Check doesn't rely on automated tools to build its database. That responsibility lies with analysts employed by World-Check to sift through primary sources of information to identify high-risk individuals and document their connections and relationships with other people.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 11:16 AM | Tags (4) | humans | interesting | relationships | software |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 1 Click | Posted by Vin


Friday: June 26, 2009

Looks like the Pirate Bay won't be getting a retrial anytime soon.Looks like the Pirate Bay won't be getting a retrial anytime soon.

In denying the appeal, the court conceded that Judge Norstrom should have declared from the outset he was a member of the copyright groups, according to reports.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 2:01 PM | Tags (5) | appeal | piracy | piratebay | software | trial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 11 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 23, 2009

A real-life tale of how 'Find My iPhone' actually works.A real-life tale of how 'Find My iPhone' actually works.

Neat story but I don't think this course of action should be recommended to all owners of lost iPhones.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 12:14 PM | Tags (4) | apple | iphone | lost | software |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 28 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 18, 2009

MacWorld takes a look at the new iPhone 3.0 software from a corporate point of view.MacWorld takes a look at the new iPhone 3.0 software from a corporate point of view.

Sure it is, now let me finish this game of Peggle.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:24 AM | Tags (3) | iphone | corporate | software |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: June 17, 2009

Version 3.0 of the Apple iPhone software is officially available to the public.Version 3.0 of the Apple iPhone software is officially available to the public.

Congratulations to all my fellow iPhone users who finally now have the ability to cut and paste.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 2:55 PM | Tags (4) | iphone | software | apple | ipod |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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