internet
How an Indie Record Label Nearly Nabbed the Ukip Website

An independent record label claims it was the first in line to buy the seemingly expired Ukip site domain yesterday, shortly after the internet was set a-laughing by the political party's apparent failure to renew its hosting. Read More >>

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Well Behaved Web Sites and Apps Now Qualify for British Standards Kitemark Logo

The classic British Standards Institute's Kitemark logo, which has been assuring us that the factory in which our toys were assembled stuck to all the rules for over 100 years, has had its remit extended. It may now be displayed on web sites and within apps that meet certain standards for keeping our data safe and secure. Read More >>

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Google Purges 1.2 Million Links a Month from Its Searches

Google just released a report today showing just how many links the search giant rips down from its searches a month because of copyright complaints and it's a doozy: 1.2 million a month. That comes from over a 1,000 copyright owners who've targeted 25,000 web sites. Read More >>