Technology

10:29am

Mon December 3, 2012
The Two-Way

Group Of Internet Trolls Claims Thousands Of Tumblr Blogs Infected By Worm

Originally published on Mon December 3, 2012 10:32 am

A screenshot of the Tumblr homepage.
Tumblr

A notorious group of Internet trolls says it has unleashed a worm that has littered Tumblr blogs with inflammatory and racist posts.

According to the technology site The Verge, GNNA, whose full name we can't print in a family blog, says the worm has infected more than 8,000 accounts. The worm spread when users were logged into Tumblr and clicked on a viral — in more ways than one — post that asked for all Tumblr users to "drink bleach and die."

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1:24am

Mon December 3, 2012
All Tech Considered

In Eye Control, A Promise To Let Your Tablet Go Hands-Free

Originally published on Mon December 3, 2012 2:57 am

In an image from an Eye Tribe video, a man uses his eyes to play the Fruit Ninja game, slicing fruit in half as it appears on the screen.
The Eye Tribe

12:54pm

Fri November 30, 2012
The Two-Way

Free-Speech Debate In India Heats Up

Originally published on Sat December 1, 2012 10:37 am

The case against Shaheen Dhada has set off a free-speech debate in India. Her father, Farooq Dhada, shown here with her, says in India, freedom of speech "exists only on paper."
Julie McCarthy NPR

It looks like the case in India against two young female Facebook users has been dropped. But the debate over free speech in India is still heating up.

As we've reported, two young women were arrested last week for a Facebook comment that criticized the shutdown of the city of Mumbai for the cremation of a controversial political leader.

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9:26am

Fri November 30, 2012
The Two-Way

'Anonymous' Vows To Shut Down Syrian Government Websites

Originally published on Fri November 30, 2012 11:43 am

Anonymous takes aim at Assad.
https://twitter.com/YourAnonNews

5:43am

Fri November 30, 2012
The Two-Way

Woman's Sad Story About Missing Hat Touches Many Hearts, Goes Viral

Originally published on Fri November 30, 2012 7:17 am

Bridget Hughes and her hat, before it went missing.
Facebook.com
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