Doug Mohney / Inquirer:
Anti-Skype software kills IM, P2P too — Bandwidth bandsaw released — LAST WEEK, Verso Technologies (www.verso.com) announced the rollout of a "carrier-grade applications filter" that can block so-called bandwidth drains such as Skype, P2P messaging, streaming media, and instant messaging.
David Weinberger / Joho the Blog: Giveth and Taketh — Taketh: — Verso Technologies has announced a …
Verso Launches NetSpective® 2.0 Enterprise Filtering Technology with Skype™ and P2P Blocking — Corporations and other organizations now have unprecedented control over the content allowed on their networks, resulting in improved productivity and reduced litigation potential
Danny / Danny Ayers, Raw Blog:
Wrong heel — I wasn't going to post this, which I typed last night. I hadn't really covered some of the bits I wanted to cover, and am not entirely happy with the bits I have, so I stuck up those QOTD instead. But after reading Shelley "Pit Bull Leather" Power's Ignore the fact that it's working post I thought I might as well.
John Leyden / The Register:
Firefox and Mac security sanctuaries 'under attack' — Symantec has attacked the perceived security advantages of Firefox and Apple Macs by drawing unfavourable comparisons with Microsoft's software and describing Mac fans as living in a "false paradise". According to the latest edition …
Michael Kanellos / CNET.com:
Crave privacy? New tech knocks out digital cameras — Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have come up with an inexpensive way to prevent digital cameras and digital video cameras from capturing that secret shot. — The technology they've devised detects the presence …
Larry Osterman / Larry Osterman's WebLog:
WHAT'S UP WITH AUDIO IN WINDOWS VISTA? — Steve Ball (the GPM for the MediaTech group (of which Windows Audio is a part)) discussed some of these changes in the Windows Audio Channel 9 video, but I'd like to spend a bit more time talking about what we've done.
Xeni Jardin / Wired News:
CNN Hacks New TV Technology — Your impression when tuning in to CNN's The Situation Room for the first time is likely to be, "Geez, there's a lot going on here." — There is. And much of it involves technologies familiar to internet regulars, but mostly unheard of in the context of TV newscasts.
Discussion: Things That
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Slingbox impresses — Ahh, it's nice to take a day or two off and catch up on sleep. Not to mention catch up with Maryam. — Yesterday before Maryam came home I setup my Slingbox. Oh. My. Gawd. This thing rocks. — I'm watching my TV from work. Don't tell Bill, OK?
Jenstar / JenSense:
Called out for being a blackhat spammer? — A noted an interesting trackback this morning going to my YPN case study about one of the first sites showing Yahoo's Publisher Network ads, Womens-Finance. Primarily, he is accusing womens-finance as being nothing but a black hat spam site.
Todd Bishop / Seattle Post-Intelligencer:
Software Notebook: RSS gets its due at Microsoft developer conference — LOS ANGELES — It wasn't mentioned as often as Windows was, but one techie term was uttered with extraordinary frequency during Microsoft's Professional Developers Conference here last week: RSS.
Danc / Lost Garden:
Nintendo's Genre Innovation Strategy: Thoughts on the Revolution's new controller — I'm still jet lagged from my recent trip overseas, but I managed to stay awake for the new Nintendo controller announcement. I must say that I'm feeling like an excited Japanese school boy waiting in line for the latest Dragon Quest.
Global PR Blog Week 2.0:
Adding Your Voice to the Conversation. Why CEOs Should Blog — By Jeneane D. Sessum, The Content Factor | Just how taxing is it to be one of today's chief executive officers? Most are on call, in one form or another, nearly 24 hours a day. According to an article in the Pocket Manager …
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