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Tuesday: March 30, 2010

A list of the ten riskiest cities for cyber-crime. Good to know.A list of the ten riskiest cities for cyber-crime. Good to know.

Traveling to Seattle, Boston, Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Raleigh, Atlanta, Minneapolis, Denver, Austin or Portland in the near future? Make sure your computer is up to date with the latest virus protections and all of that - although it may not make much difference.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 6:38 AM | Tags (12) | cities | crime | cyber | definitions | fyi | goodtoknow | risky | security | spambot | travel | virus | zombies |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: March 10, 2010

Cities across America continue to duke it out for Google's attention.Cities across America continue to duke it out for Google's attention.

Duluth, Minnesota's mayor Don Ness jumped into a 35 degree Lake Superior as a dual-purpose media event for Google Fiber and the Special Olympics; and 1,000 Morgantown, West Virginia residents last week held up signs saying 'We Want a Gig' at the WVU-Georgetown basketball game.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Google @ 6:37 AM | Tags (9) | google | cities | country | america | fight | fiber | gig | publicity | stunts |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: October 26, 2009

So long, GeoCities. Yahoo closes up shop on the service for good.So long, GeoCities. Yahoo closes up shop on the service for good.

Ah, GeoCities - one of the first places I went to for free web hosting when I was learning all about this thing called the world wide web many years ago. Thanks for the memories and that fine ad-supported hosting you once provided.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 7:34 AM | Tags (9) | geocities | closings | yahoo | fyi | free | development | web | newbie | novice |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 8, 2009

A handy list of America's most stressful cities just for you.A handy list of America's most stressful cities just for you.

Chicago takes the cake for most stressful while Los Angeles gets the silver. New York City grabs third place.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 7:41 AM | Tags (4) | cities | stressful | yahoo | forbes |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 31, 2009

Want to know which cities are labeled as 'most innovative' from all over the world?Want to know which cities are labeled as 'most innovative' from all over the world?

Spoiler: Boston is number one, New York is number eight. You can read all about just how these cities are ranked using this guide.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 12:40 PM | Tags (6) | innovation | cities | boston | vienna | new york | rankings |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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