Penguin is back, and link spam cannot run and hide. With the 2.1 data refresh, G-Squared Interactive looked at factors that triggered 2.1,and said culprits included forum spam, blogroll spam and spammy directories, to name a few.
Like it or not, you need to build a significant following on Twitter in order to take full advantage of the platform. These 17 tactics, including two brand-new Followerwonk features, will boost your efforts.
We all know how annoying repeated calls can be. It’s the same with text messages. iOS 7 includes a great feature for automatically blocking phone calls and text messages from any contacts stored on your device. It’s easy to set up and totally configurable, so if that pesky friend decides they’ve had enough of calling you, it’s possible to unblock them at a future date.
London's top cop said he fully supports the Ontario government's announcement Tuesday allowing all police officers to carry and use stun guns. Ontario Community Safety Minister Madeleine Meilleur said current rules that ...
Stun gun used during traffic stop in Marysville Detroit Free Press A St. Clair County Sheriff deputy used a stun gun on a 19-year-old Port Huron man during a traffic stop Wednesday. The incident happened about 1 p.m.
You've got a wallet full of cards that'll get you things. They’ll pay the check, get you library books, and snag that tenth sandwich for free. But we found a card that will bring you power. Real power. It’s the ChargeCard, a USB charging cable for your iPod, iPhone or Android phone that fits in your wallet!
Both LG and Samsung plan to release phones that feature curved displays in the near future. Curved displays are in the early stages of development and allow bendable or foldable designs that could eventually allow mobile and wearable gadgets to take new forms that could radically change the high-end smartphone market.
Bloggers can sign into their respective platforms using their Google+ accounts, automatically tying their accounts together without going through the usual authorship hoops. And you can now embed Google+ posts on your blogging platform of choice.
We know that the human brain is a powerful organ, but many of us aren't aware of how much the mind is truly capable of -- and much more powerful it can become through deliberate training. By exercising the brain (yes, you can use repetition and habit as you do when you exercise the body), we can achieve what may have previously seemed nearly impossible.
A multitude of studies have linked meditation with both physical and mental health benefits, from reduced depression and anxiety to improved immune system functioning. And thanks to a line of research that looks at the brain power of of Buddhist monks -- who have devoted their lives to the practice of meditation, compassion and non-attachment -- we now know that the brain changes that result from years of mindfulness practices can be staggering.
The fact that knowledge is no longer fixed, but constantly evolving, and the speed at which new knowledge appears online have contributed to our sense of “information overload,” Weinberger said. And that leads to another way that our evolving sense of knowledge is transforming how we learn: We must learn to accept that true mastery is impossible.
In 2012, it became legal to carry a Taser, although restrictions apply including specialized training which is required to legally carry a stun gun. Michigan joined 43 other states that allow residents to carry stun guns under ...
Taser expansion for police is risky, ex-RCMP watchdog says CBC.ca A day after the Ontario government moved to expand the use of stun guns to front-line police officers, a man who studied their use in the RCMP says the weapons are often misused.
James Rukas's insight:
Stun Guns and Tasers Are Not the Same
Tasers are the product of Taser International and Taser is the trademarked name for the device. Tasers are used by law enforcement across the country in states where they have been approved for use. It is the only product that can be used from a distance, whereas a stun gun must have direct body contact to be effective. Tasers have a maximum range of 15 feet. Stun guns come in a variety of shapes and sizes and are produced by several different manufacturers. There is only one product that carries the name Taser.
Reading this article they don't seem to know the difference between a Taser and a stun gun.The title talks about Taser expanison but inside the body of the article they refer toTaser's as stun guns.
Teen shot with stun gun, raped and kept in cupboard in To Kwa Wan flat South China Morning Post A sadistic interior designer who kept a nightclub hostess captive for 30 hours, raped her and attacked her with a stun gun was jailed for nine years and...