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Oracle has had a busy 2013 so far as it has scrambled to fix dangerous zero-day exploits found in its Java browser plugin. The company will have no rest, however, as security researchers have found more exploits. Security research firm Security Explorations reported two new zero day exploits hit Java on February 25. Since then, the company has provided a number of updates on the progress its made with Oracle [...]

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MacUser’s February 2012 issue “How evil is Apple?” has been nominated as one of the ten best magazine covers of the past century by the PPA, the UK’s trade association for periodical publishers. The Covers of the Century, selected by judges from over 100 chosen by publishing companies to represent their best work, were revealed at a 25 February ceremony hosted at London’s Millbank Tower by the PPA, which is [...]

Categories: Technology

   In the past few years, we’ve been working hard to publish only the best in quality industry knowledge, and have decided to finally create a series of workshops to immerse participants in full days of learning and networking with leading experts. Drop by our offices to learn, schmooze and gain master skills! The workshops will all take place at Smashing Media’s Headquarters where tips and industry secrets will be [...]

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Posted by Nick Herinckx This post was originally in YouMoz, and was promoted to the main blog because it provides great value and interest to our community. The author’s views are entirely his or her own and may not reflect the views of SEOmoz, Inc. This is a follow-up post to my Advanced WordPress SEO Mozinar. Thank you so much for those who joined me as we discussed the inherent SEO [...]

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One of my favorite parts of being in the online marketing community is how people within the community are so generous in sharing tips, strategies, and tools to do your job better. A common way that a lot of online marketers use to build helpful tools is Google Documents. Using Google Docs is ideal because it’s free, [...] Author information Benjamin Beck Benjamin Beck is an online marketing consultant with an emphasis [...]

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It started with a gecko, of sorts. It then became a fennec, a type of winter fox. Now, it is a smartphone, and soon it will be available all over the world. We are, of course, talking about Firefox OS, the open source, Web-based smartphone operating system created by Mozilla. The company announced Sunday at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, that it has partnered with device manufacturers and mobile [...]

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Computerworld has a new report out about an old patent of Google’s that is drawing some attention. It looks at ways Google might be ranking content in Google News, which is not only helpful for all publications trying to gain eyeballs from the aggregator, but interesting in light of how Google is dealing with unhappy publishers around the world. Does Google News do a good job of ranking content as [...]

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State lawmakers all across the country busy at work crafting ridiculous, head-spinning laws can take the day off. There is no way they can top this. A new bill proposed in the Illinois State Senate looks to completely wipe out any form of anonymity on the internet by requiring that the operators of basically any website on the entire internet take down any comment that isn’t attached to an IP, [...]

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Have you ever wanted to learn more about changes made to your Google Analytics account, wanted to refresh your memory as to when a particular profile setting was changed, or wondered who on the team made a goal change? Now, all of that is possible with the launch of Change History. What it does Change History presents a summary of many important changes to your account over the last 180 [...]

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The company which assembles most of Apple’s Macs and iOS devices, along with those of most other large electronics companies has suspended recruitment, according to the Financial Times (subscription required). In a story on its website, the FT said ‘Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer, has imposed a recruitment freeze across most of its factories in China as it slows production of Apple’s iPhone 5.’ It added that the [...]

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