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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

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‘Dislike’ Button in Facebook Alarms Security

Written on May 18, 2011 by R. Depp

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Facebook’s popularity attracts spammers of all sorts and the latest scam is the dislike button.

Sophos, an online security firm posted a warning on Monday about the scam that asks Facebook users to enable the ‘new feature’.

By clicking the link, the user will be redirected to a page which asks the user to copy and paste Javascript code into the address bar, activating the malicious code.

The dislike button has been used many times by scammers but this latest incident is seemingly more complicated. Facebook’s new security tools probably limited the scam’s effects on the users.

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