News Snippets

Published: Monday 15 March 2010

>> China has closed down what is believed to be the country’s biggest training website for hackers. A Chinese government spokesperon said the site, Black Hawk Safety Net, also has malicious software.

>> Eight ads shown during an episode of Sherlock Holmes were so loud they breached regulations, UK’s advertising watchdog has ruled. They were aired on ITV3. The channel said the series, made in the 1980s, had many silent pauses. So the ads seemed louder.

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