Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
Widow of bombing suspect hires criminal lawyer The widow of dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has hired a criminal lawyer with experience defending terrorism cases as she continues to face questions from federal authorities. More
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Philippines aid scandal: Food flown in from Britain ends up in shops hundreds of miles from typhoon In Hernani, some residents have criticised the local mayor, Edgar Boco, in the wake of the crisis. One online contributor accused him of withholding aid and ‘distributing it to his preferred party-mafia circle’. In a newspaper interview, Mr Boco ... 12/7/2013 - 9:14 am | View Link
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Ex-Murdoch editor Coulson not party to hacking, court hears LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron's former media chief Andy Coulson, on trial accused of phone-hacking offences ... Coulson is accused of conspiracy to hack phones and conspiracy to commit misconduct in a public office by authorising ... 11/3/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
UN appeals for nearly $50m for Philippines quake victims The United Nations has appealed for $46.8 million in international aid for the hundreds of thousands now living in tents after a big earthquake in the disaster-prone Philippines. A 7.1-magnitude quake last week flattened homes, schools, clinics and other ... 10/25/2013 - 12:00 pm | View Link
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At the end of 1985, there were a whopping total of six domain names registered in the world. That number has expanded to 265 million names registered globally, according to Verisign's Q3 industry brief.
As the world celebrates the web's 25th anniversary, it seems fitting to acknowledge the network addresses that help us navigate through the robustness of the Internet today.
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Below, we've listed a few of the most influential and interesting moments in the history of domain names
1985: The first .com domain
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At South by Southwest (SXSW), SVP of Android, Chrome & Apps Sundar Pichai revealed that the company is going to release a software development kit (SDK) for wearable devices in the next two weeks to create a standard method for sensors to "talk" to the Android operating system. Google is focusing on wearables at a platform level.
Neil Young's new music player , Pono, has been on the cards for some time . But now, there are finally some real details: from March 15th, you'll be able to pre-order one on Kickstarter for $400. Read more