February 2012 Archives

Kaspersky Lab: Anti-rootkit utility TDSSKiller

If Google and Bing search results are being hijacked to take you to unexpected places (via vipsearchs.net and sites with "puma" in the domain name, e.g. iphonepuma.com, mobilepuma.com, creditpuma.com), if a rogue svchost process is eating up your CPU, you may have a rootkit virus. Kaspersky has the cure.

Scale of the Universe 2

"Space is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mindbogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist's, but that's just peanuts to space." Cool Flash application that allows you to zoom all the way in to the smallest known object and zoom all the way out to the size of the known universe. (Via Steven Roemerman.)

Rush H. Limbaugh, Jr.: "Our lives, our fortunes, our sacred honor"

A speech by the father of the famous radio host about the fates of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, who not only pledged their lives and fortunes, but in many cases sacrificed them for the sake of America's liberty.