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RIM (BlackBerry) To Stop Making Smartphones [news]

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RIM announced today they will stop making smartphones and tablets. Their focus will be software and licensed services. I remember the good old days of...

New Gmail Phishing Attack [news]

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Wordfence (a cyber security firm) reported a Phishing scam that targets Gmail users. They are calling it "highly effective." The attackers send an email to your Gmail...

Happy Sysadmin Day [video]

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We hope you're all feeling appreciated on this special day. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBIthGN4AV0]

FailDesk – Nominated For SysAdmin Blog Award [info]

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FailDesk has been shortlisted for a SysAdmin Blog Award - Most Humorous Blog You read that correctly! We were chosen as a finalist for the...

Guy builds video game in Excel. In other news, least efficient game designer...

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BBC reports that an accountant (of course) named Cary Walkin developed a fantasy turn-based RPG in Excel(!) over the course of 4 months while...

Amazon S3: Taken Down By Typo [news]

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Thousands of websites down, trillions of objects unavailable to cloud customers - all taken offline by a mistake in a command and fixed by...

Facebook update: “JUST GOT PULLED OVER LOLZ”

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As reported by Fox news via Der Spiegel, a driver in Germany was pulled over for speeding and the police discovered the guy may...
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“I’m Not A Cat” – Zoom Is Hard [video]

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There is no way I could have been as stoic as the other attorneys. This is by far one of the best Zoom mishaps...

One part awesome, one part “Oh crap”: DARPA funded power-strip can hack your network

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Well, keep on the lookout for this gizmo...called the "PowerPwn" - fitting, right? From ZDNet: The Power Pwn may look like an ordinary power strip, maybe...

Google ruined a donkey’s dirt bath, conspirassy dedonked! [news]

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If you're not aware, Google has made the news again, but not in the usual way - this time, people have called them out...