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Spanish village called 'Kill the Jews' mulls rebranding exercise

Not exactly attractive to the Israeli tourist demographic

Residents in the Spanish village of Castrillo* Matajudíos (Castrillo Kill the Jews) will vote on Saturday on whether it’s time to change the name of their small hamlet in the province of Burgos to something a little less offensive.…

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Netcraft adds Heartbleed sniffing to site-scanning browser tool

Checks if sites were vulnerable and what they’ve done about it

Internet stats clearinghouse Netcraft has released a new tool aimed at letting consumers know when the sites they visit might have been compromised by the Heartbleed encryption bug.…

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Arts and crafts store Michaels says 3 million credit cards exposed in breach

Meanwhile, Target investigators prepare for long process in nabbing hackers

As the officials investigating the Target data breach are settling in for what they believe will be a long and complex process of catching the hackers behind the heist, another US retailer is admitting that it lost millions of customer payment card details.…

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Opportunity selfie: Martian winds have given the spunky ol' rover a spring cleaning

Power levels up 70 per cent as the rover keeps on truckin’

The winds on Mars have been scouring the surface of the Opportunity rover, and NASA says the plucky little robot is now cleaner than it has been in nearly a decade.…

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AMD's 'Seattle' 64-bit ARM server chips now sampling, set to launch in late 2014

But they won’t appear in SeaMicro Fabric Compute Systems anytime soon

AMD’s 64-bit ARM-based server chips, code-named “Seattle”, will come to market late this year – but don’t expect to see them wrapped up in any SeaMicro Fabric Compute Systems at launch.…

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Google eyes business service in latest Fiber trials

Lucky Kansas City buggers to host yet another pilot program

Google is in the planning stages of a project to offer its Fiber internet service to businesses in northwest Kansas City, Missouri.…

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OpenStack Icehouse: IT'S ALIVE! – live migration, that is

Ninth release of open source cloud manager gains key enterprise features

OpenStack’s Icehouse release has arrived, bearing stress-busting gifts for hollow-eyed cloud administrators.…

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