Pope John Paul II is considering naming Saint Isidore of Seville the patron saint of Internet users and computer programmers in this CNN.com article entitled, “Vatican could name cyberspace patron saint.” • Internet newbies may find this information useful: Wired.com has an article entitled “The Greatest Hacks of All Time” which starts with Cap’n Crunch’s exploits in 1981, including and beyond the infamous LoveBug virus.
Ex-cardinal McCarrick defrocked by Vatican for sexual abuse2019/02/17
Ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick defrocked by Catholic Church with Pope Francis’ approval over sexual abuse today – Live updates – CBS Newshttps://www.cbsnews.com/news/cardinal-theodore-mccarrick-defrocks-catholic-church-laicization-sexual-abuse-live-updates/Former American Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who resigned last summer after being accused of sexual misconduct, has been defrocked by the Vatican, a move Pope Francis personally signed off on. The move to strip him of […]
How Measles Hacks the Body—and Harms Its Victims for Years2019/02/16
https://www.wired.com/story/how-measles-hacks-the-body-and-harms-its-victims-for-years/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_021419_daily_list1_p3&source=DAILY_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=WIRED%20NL%20021419%20(1)&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlThe virus is the most contagious in the world, exploiting the human body’s immune system to spread with extreme agility and harming its victims for years. Related
Google Gives Wikimedia Millions—Plus Machine Learning Tools2019/01/29
https://www.wired.com/story/google-wikipedia-machine-learning-glow-languages/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_012319_daily_list1_p4&source=DAILY_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=WIRED%20NL%20012319%20(1)&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlWhen the tech giant helps Wikipedia, it’s also helping itself. Related