ANOTHER BOTNET UPDATE – So it turns out Kelihos is dead after all. Reps from Microsoft and Kaspersky Lab ‘contradicted published reports, including one from Ars, that claimed the network of infected computers had been resurrected’. – via Ars Technica
Try out Windows 8′s Metro UI – Like many others, you may find the previews of the Metro UI–being touted by recent Windows 8 ads and leaks–appealing. Try it out before Windows 8 arrives. – via MakeUseOf
FBI confirms Anonymous’ Interception – A few days ago a video made its rounds on the internet, featuring audio of a meant-to-be private conversation between the FBI, Scotland Yard, et. al., and now the FBI has confirmed its veracity. – via NY Times
French court says Google’s free maps API is ‘illegally anti-competitive’. – Cory Doctorow reports on the recent French ruling (in favor of a private, for-pay map company). – via BoingBoing
Why Facebook Connect shouldn’t be your only sign in option – Bijan Sabet writes about an idea that I agree fully with. I’ve met many people who won’t use their Facebook account to comment on or sign into another website. – via Bijan Sabet
@rileymacisaac ooh nice! you just wanna tap ‘em.
RT @iamdevloper: Apparently Google offered to put a backdoor in Google+ for the NSA, but there was no data to record.
@NathanFillion Opportunity knocks - Fillion answers.
I don't so much grow a beard as I do extrude wire from my face.
- @rileymacisaac ooh nice! you just wanna tap ‘em.
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