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14 Heroes & 14 Villains

In Internet, Politics, World on செப்ரெம்பர் 27, 2015 at 1:06 முப

Source: Blog | Access

Heroes

  1. David Kaye, Special Rapporteur to the United Nations Human Rights Council on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression
  2. U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy, introduced and was a crucial advocate for the USA FREEDOM Act of 2015.
  3. Malkia Amal Cyril, executive director of the Center for Media Justice and co-founder of the Media Action Grassroots Network, Malkia Amal Cyril’s work
  4. MPs David Davis and Tom Watson
  5. Maricarmen Sequera is the director of TEDIC, a Paraguayan digital rights organization
  6. Journalists Scahill and Begley revealed that American and British spies hacked into the internal computer network of the world’s largest producer of SIM cards and stole vast quantities of encryption keys
  7. As director of the digital liberties organization Bolo Bhi, Farieha Aziz has been at the forefront of the campaign to modify the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act 2015, currently under consideration in Pakistan.
  8. Netzpolitik released confidential documents to the public exposing Germany’s plans to launch bulk surveillance programs
  9. a District Court struck down an 11-year-old gag order imposed by the FBI on Nicholas Merrill, the owner of Calyx, an internet service provider.
  10. Kakao (formerly Daum Kakao), owns a South Korean internet company with a popular messaging service
  11. The U.N. Human Rights Council
  12. Moxie Marlinspike (& team), founder of Open Whisper Systems, an open source software group that freely offers the programs Signal, TextSecure, and Redphone
  13. Kate Westmoreland is a cybercrime and human rights expert with Stanford’s Center for Internet and Society. Her January paper, Foreign Law Enforcement Access to User Data: A Survival Guide and Call for Action,
  14. Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO has vocally resisted government demands to weaken the company’s data security practices

Villains

  1. Hacking Team, covertly sold advanced communications surveillance services and resources to multiple governments and entities with poor records on human rights.
  2. Prime Minister Manuel Valls, pushed through dangerous new legislation that lacks clarity and precision, and authorizes French intelligence services to exercise broad surveillance powers without prior judicial approval or oversight.
  3. Pablo Romero Quezada is the former director of Ecuador’s intelligence agency, the Secretaría Nacional de Inteligencia (SENAIN)
  4. Attorney General Githu Muigai fought to preserve Kenya’s Security Laws despite a High Court judgment overturning the legislation.
  5. Canadian MP Steven Blaney was the sponsor of Bill C-51
  6. U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron
  7. Anthony Batts, former Commissioner of the Baltimore Police Department in the U.S. Acting under a nondisclosure agreement with the FBI that was signed by a previous commissioner, the Baltimore Police Department used the “Stingray” surveillance device 4,300 times

  8. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi argued before India’s Supreme Court that privacy is not a fundamental right
  9. Spanish Judge Javier Gómez Bermúdez jailed seven people without specifying the individualized charges or facts attributed to each suspect, forcing the defendants to make statements without knowing what they were accused of.
  10. Telefonica
  11. Prime Minister of Thailand, Prayut Chan-o-cha approved legislation to create a National Cybersecurity Committee
  12. Washington Post Editorial Board suggested that the U.S. Congress could compel Apple and Google to use their “wizardry” to create a “Secure Golden Key” for the government to access otherwise secure user data
  13. Gerhard Schindler is president of Germany’s Federal Intelligence Service (BND)
  14. U.S. Senator Richard Burr, As chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Senator Burr has been a driving force behind the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) legislation

List of Cloud-based tools for research: Internet sites for Academic Science and Technology

In Internet, Science, Technology on ஓகஸ்ட் 6, 2014 at 10:55 முப

Sourceavailable for free until Sept 14th 2014
Paywall access here: Science Direct

 

Connecting researchers
Academia LinkedIn for researchers http://www.academia.edu
Addgene Share and order plasmids http://www.addgene.org
Bitbucket Share code https://bitbucket.org
FigShare Share files and figures http://figshare.com
GitHub Share and collaborate to write code https://github.com
LabRoots Research social network http://labroots.com
MyScienceWork Research social network available in eight languages https://mysciencework.com
PlasmID Harvard’s plasmid-sharing platform http://plasmid.med.harvard.edu
Protocols.io Share scientific protocols http://www.protocols.io
ResearchGate Research social network with over 3 million registered users http://www.researchgate.com
SlideShare Share presentation slides http://www.slideshare.net
Collaborative writing
Authorea Web-based LaTeX collaborative writing https://www.authorea.com
Google Docs Google’s online word processor https://docs.google.com
Office Online Microsoft’s online word processor https://office.com
Paperpile Reference manager for Google Docs https://paperpile.com
PubChase Literature search on the go https://www.pubchase.com
SciGit Collaborative writing tool for researchers https://www.scigit.com
ShareLaTeX Web-based LaTeX collaborative writing http://www.sharelatex.com
WriteLaTeX Web-based LaTeX collaborative writing http://www.writelatex.com
Cloud-based electronic laboratory notebooks
CellKulture Laboratory notebook for cell culture http://cellkulture.com
Hivebench Includes inventory and protocol management http://www.hivebench.com
LabArchives Connected with Prism scientific-graphing software http://labarchives.com
Labfolder Simple and effective laboratory notebook https://www.labfolder.com
Labguru All-in-one solution for research groups http://www.labguru.com
Docollab Includes protocol management http://www.docollab.com
Other cloud-based tools
Benchling Web-based suite of bioinformatic tools https://benchling.com
Plotly Web-based plotting software https://plot.ly
RunMyCode Share and run code on the cloud http://www.runmycode.org

 

Top 16 Hollywood Movies on Security and Hacking

In Movies on ஜூலை 11, 2014 at 8:38 பிப

Source: Hacker Movies We Love & Hate

  1. WarGames
  2. Hackers
  3. Mike Judge’s Office Space
  4. The Lego Movie 
  5. Untraceable 
  6. The Matrix
  7. The Lawnmower Man 
  8. 23
  9. Takedown
  10. Sneakers
  11. Swordfish
  12. Ocean’s 11 /12/13
  13. The Italian Job
  14. The Heist
  15. The Score            
  16. Jurassic Park 

Top 10 Programming Languages for 2014

In Technology on ஜனவரி 24, 2014 at 3:18 பிப

Source: The RedMonk Programming Language Rankings: January 2014 – tecosystems

List of the Top 20 languages by combined ranking. The change in rank from (2013) last snapshot is in parentheses.

  1. JavaScript (+1)
  2. Java (-1)
  3. PHP
  4. C# (+2)
  5. Python (-1)
  6. C++ (+1)
  7. Ruby (-2)
  8. C
  9. Objective-C
  10. CSS (new)
  11. Perl
  12. Shell (-2)
  13. Scala (-1)
  14. Haskell
  15. R (1)
  16. Matlab (+3)
  17. Clojure (+5)
  18. CoffeeScript (-1)
  19. Visual Basic (+1)
  20. Groovy (-2)

Best and Worst 10 countries: The Web Index

In Business, Technology, World on செப்ரெம்பர் 6, 2012 at 9:39 பிப

Thanks : http://thewebindex.org/data/all/webindex/

WEB INDEX TOP 10

  1. Sweden
  2. United States
  3. United Kingdom
  4. Canada
  5. Finland
  6. Switzerland
  7. New Zealand
  8. Australia
  9. Norway
  10. Ireland

WEB INDEX BOTTOM 10

  1. Nepal
  2. Cameroon
  3. Mali
  4. Bangladesh
  5. Namibia
  6. Ethiopia
  7. Benin
  8. Burkino Faso
  9. Zimbabwe
  10. Yemen

Till India

 

Rank Country Web Index Impact Economic Political Social Readiness Communications Institutional The Web Use Content
Rank Country Web Index Impact Economic Political Social Readiness Communications Institutional The Web Use Content
1 Sweden 100 100 89.36 100 98.5 96.76 97.11 93.61 82.02 78.67 73.66
2 United States of America 97.31 91.07 81.14 92.54 89.13 94.98 82.57 100 100 87.01 100
3 United Kingdom 93.83 87.86 88.28 78.85 86.42 94.07 92.33 92.51 94.69 80.25 97.24
4 Canada 93.42 90.64 84.56 75.94 100 84.17 81.03 84.57 92.22 83.39 88.61
5 Finland 91.88 86.44 79.3 87.29 83.26 95.78 90.65 96.17 88.53 89.27 74.32
6 Switzerland 90.49 83.55 98.36 70.84 72.82 94.85 96.94 90.83 92.18 97.3 72.26
7 New Zealand 89.15 83.66 68.16 82.0 91.05 90.66 78.74 95.85 89.07 77.1 89.64
8 Australia 88.44 83.91 69.6 81.77 90.61 88.12 82.35 89.75 87.08 75.39 87.65
9 Norway 87.76 83.59 77.79 72.14 90.95 93.43 94.83 89.99 80.26 80.28 68.25
10 Ireland 87.42 84.45 100 65.82 78.29 84.48 76.82 87.68 83.61 75.98 80.0
11 Singapore 86.14 77.92 69.69 95.33 62.06 93.55 99.42 87.3 90.99 77.87 92.6
12 Iceland 86.1 76.67 67.1 65.93 88.08 100 100 96.72 89.3 100 63.31
13 Korea, Republic of 81.06 82.38 71.94 85.82 80.61 78.06 85.44 72.55 65.56 59.29 63.29
14 France 78.93 78.82 78.88 75.13 74.4 73.95 80.35 69.49 70.67 62.93 69.29
15 Israel 78.53 77.15 77.24 80.17 66.85 77.34 76.53 77.03 71.27 65.31 67.72
16 Germany 74.87 67.23 72.36 54.3 68.58 81.01 85.63 76.9 83.09 81.05 73.03
17 Portugal 72.33 66.68 52.58 73.67 67.79 73.66 74.25 72.88 79.2 73.27 74.31
18 Spain 72.12 66.97 63.4 72.62 59.45 79.18 73.85 81.49 72.4 63.62 71.96
19 Chile 69.55 71.82 63.59 76.91 68.31 65.86 61.23 69.18 55.81 43.58 62.1
20 Japan 68.56 64.5 69.15 42.62 74.99 71.24 80.19 65.48 70.4 58.46 73.98
21 Qatar 60.75 62.43 69.15 41.27 70.67 64.16 70.66 60.7 46.06 52.37 32.24
22 Mexico 57.68 58.57 47.13 70.25 54.32 48.95 50.04 50.53 57.25 40.87 68.17
23 Italy 56.45 48.6 42.39 47.33 53.08 67.22 70.76 65.29 68.19 66.52 60.11
24 Brazil 56.3 57.96 56.23 48.21 64.41 56.62 58.01 57.18 46.01 36.37 50.86
25 Poland 54.84 46.01 50.99 37.55 47.1 66.04 65.74 66.64 70.02 63.22 67.64
26 Colombia 53.86 55.75 41.23 66.34 55.86 50.24 49.55 52.79 47.15 38.46 50.71
27 Turkey 53.7 54.46 45.98 51.05 62.01 55.23 57.54 55.36 46.25 39.12 48.14
28 Kazakhstan 53.46 51.36 45.23 51.7 53.82 44.99 54.88 41.5 64.16 54.83 65.7
29 China 51.72 55.04 53.27 32.27 73.98 45.55 58.0 40.39 43.34 33.67 48.67
30 Tunisia 50.68 54.06 46.62 49.31 61.92 45.5 56.75 41.1 41.61 31.44 47.8
31 Russian Federation 47.29 43.79 38.49 56.86 35.1 47.71 61.2 41.67 57.16 45.1 63.05
32 Philippines 46.81 48.37 48.98 33.56 58.95 48.26 47.41 51.12 39.39 34.64 39.61
33 India 46.58 51.08 62.19 41.06 46.99 44.14 44.58 46.64 33.0 19.88 44.05

Google Insights for Search – Web Search Interest – India, Last 30 days

In Business, India, Internet on ஜூலை 7, 2011 at 5:33 பிப

  1. google plus 
  2. lunar eclipse 
  3. wimbledon 
  4. delhi belly review 
  5. ssc result 2011 
  6. transformers 3 
  7. murder 2 
  8. manabadi 
  9. gmail login 
  10. angry birds 
  11. pvr 
  12. cricket score 
  13. hdfc netbanking 
  14. speakasia 
  15. bhaskar 

Top 25 Passwords that people use

In Blogs, Internet, World on ஜூலை 6, 2011 at 10:59 முப

  1. 123456
  2. password
  3. 12345678
  4. qwerty
  5. abc123
  6. 12345
  7. monkey
  8. 111111
  9. consumer
  10. letmein
  11. 1234
  12. dragon
  13. trustno1
  14. baseball
  15. whatever
  16. superman
  17. 1234567
  18. sunshine
  19. iloveyou
  20. fuckyou
  21. starwars
  22. shadow
  23. princess
  24. cheese
  25. rockyou

Source: Troy Hunt/eWeek

Top 10 specialty Web browsers you may have missed

In Internet, Technology on ஒக்ரோபர் 21, 2010 at 6:54 பிப

  1. Browse Web tables into spreadsheets with Kirix Strata: Strata from Kirix
  2. Browse socially with Flock: Flock
  3. Browse leaner with Dillo: Dillo
  4. Browse in text with Lynx: Lynx
  5. Browse smarter on Mac OS X with Cruz: Cruz
  6. Fake: Fake
  7. Fluid: Fluid
  8. Browse in 3-D with SpaceTime: SpaceTime
  9. Browse Wikipedia better with Gollum: Gollum
  10. Browse musically with Songbird: Songbird

50 Best Websites 2010 – TIME

In Internet, Lists, Magazines on செப்ரெம்பர் 6, 2010 at 10:11 பிப

50 Best Websites 2010 – TIME