Monthly Archives جولای 2020

A Florida teen just got arrested for Twitter’s huge hack

Early this morning, the FBI, IRS, US Secret Service, and Florida law enforcement placed a 17-year-old in Tampa, Florida, under arrest — accusing him of being the “mastermind” behind the biggest security and privacy breach in Twitter’s history, one that took over the accounts of President Barack Obama, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Kanye and more to perpetrate a huge bitcoin scam on July 15th.

The teen is currently in jail, being charged with over 30 felony counts, including organized fraud, communications fraud, identity theft, and hacking, according to Hillsborough State Attorney Andrew Warren in a just-broadcast news conference describing the arrest. Local NBC affiliate WFLA alerted us to the news.

It’s not clear whether the 17-year-old is...

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SSLC exam result by Aug. 8, says Minister Suresh Kumar

Kollegal: Primary and Secondary Education Minister Suresh Kumar said here that the results of SSLC exam (2019-20) will be announced by Aug. 8.

Speaking to presspersons here yesterday, Suresh Kumar said that preparations are underway for the announcement of results. Asserting that  schools do not re-open in August, the Minister said that the Government will take necessary measures under ‘Vidyadhama’ scheme for imparting education to children during the current COVID-19 crisis.

Pointing out that in the past, there were 240 academic days in a year, he said that due to COVID crisis, the academic days this year may get curtailed to 140 days and the Government will go for scientific downsizing of the curriculum after a careful review.

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V for Vendetta knew our future would be a bleak one

The Verge is a place where you can consider the future. So are movies. In Yesterday’s Future, we revisit a movie about the future and consider the things it tells us about today, tomorrow, and yesterday.

The movie: V for Vendetta (2006) directed by James McTeigue

The future: In V for Vendetta, a lot has gone wrong very quickly, and it doesn’t seem like there’s much to be done about it. The film is set in 2020, and London is now under the authoritarian rule of the fascist High Chancellor Sutler (John Hurt), the leader of the extremely Nazi-looking Norsefire party.

The parallels to real-world 2020 are alarming: the “St...

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COVID testing labs to come up at all Taluk Centres in Kodagu

Madikeri: Taking yet another step to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) by conducting COVID testing on all symptomatic people, it has been decided to establish COVID testing laboratories at all taluk centres in the district.

The decision in this regard was taken at the Zilla Panchayat (ZP) general meeting at the ZP auditorium in Madikeri which was chaired by ZP President B.A. Harish.

Speaking at the meeting, ZP Member Madappa said that COVID-19 positive cases were increasing in the district and there is a need to prevent the spread of the virus. 

District Health and Family Welfare Officer Dr. K...

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21 Best Vegan Snacks for The Afternoon Slump

The food industry has seen a monumental rise in the past few years. The idea of “fast food” and “snacks for munching” has replaced the traditional meals and food dishes. These flavor-packed foods have attracted the attention of young ones and adults likewise.

However, over the years, as a result of awareness, people have chosen to shift to healthier and vegan alternatives for snacking. Luckily, food experts have come up with unique flavors and combinations that will serve your cravings through healthy ingredients. The best vegan snacks have managed to gain popularity amongst vegan and non-vegan consumers.

If you are looking to fill up your snack rack with delicious vegan munchies, then keep reading as we have the “ultimate vegan snack” list prepared for you, which will make every...

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HBO Now subscribers can continue to stream on Amazon after all

Amazon and WarnerMedia have struck a new temporary agreement that will allow HBO Now customers to continue streaming on Fire TV while the companies continue negotiations over HBO Max.

Before we go any further, let’s break down this situation. In April, WarnerMedia launched its new crown jewel streaming service, HBO Max. The app was made available everywhere except on Amazon Fire TV and Roku. Two weeks after HBO Max launched, WarnerMedia announced it was getting rid of the HBO Go app. This is how HBO customers who purchased the network via their cable provider could stream content. At the same time, WarnerMedia announced that the HBO Now app would simply become HBO...

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Varamahalakshmi Festival celebrated in city amid COVID-19 shadow

Mysore/Mysuru: Amid the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, the people of the city, especially the women folk, celebrated the traditional Varamahalakshmi festival today.

The festival, which is celebrated on the second Friday of Shravana month every year, saw women worshipping Ashtalakshmi — the Eight Goddesses of Wealth, Earth, Wisdom, Love, Fame, Peace, Contentment and Strength — at their homes with utmost devotion offering fruits, sweets and flowers.

Marking the festival, a Kalasa (representing the deity) was decorated with a sari, variety of flowers and gold jewellery, with offerings such as home-made sweets and phala tamboola placed in the altar.

The traditional  Hindu festival goes by the name Vara Mahalakshmi Vrata, with women performing the Vrata by offering prayers seeking th...

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چگونه به عشق کسی که در راه آنها نیاز

هنگامی که من تبدیل به 30 شوهرم به من انداخت “تعجب” ، من اضافه کردن نقل قول به خاطر من شوهر نمی تواند نگه داشتن یک راز مهم نیست که چقدر سخت تلاش کند. او فکر کرد که با پرتاب یک حزب تعجب او نشان میدهد او چقدر مرا دوست داشت. او در واقع به اعتقاد من می تواند هیجان زده فراتر از کلمات است. او نمی توانست بیشتر از این اشتباه.

در اینجا چیزی است: من نمی خواهم شگفتی است. و من نمی خواهم احزاب است. بعلاوه به عنوان یک درونگرا با طبیعت من نمی خواهم که در اطراف گروه های زیادی از مردم است...

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Facebook adds official music videos in new challenge to YouTube

Facebook is adding official music videos to its service in the US after partnering with major music companies including Sony Music, Universal Music Group, and Warner Music Group, the company announced today. The videos can be found through Facebook Watch and via individual artists’ pages. They can be shared, reacted to, or commented on like any other video on Facebook.

It’s a big shift for Facebook, which in the past has only been able to share short previews of music videos from artists on major US labels, TechCrunch previously reported, or just audio in some cases, according to Bloomberg. With this launch, Facebook is stepping into an area where YouTube is dominant. Music videos are one of the most popular genres on Google’s video site.

Bloomberg notes that Facebook’s interest in...

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Mysuru COVID-19 Update: July 31, 2020

Mysuru reports 204 new COVID-19 positive cases, 302 discharges and 5 deaths today.

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