TechEBlog has published their list of the top five strangest webcams. The list includes such webcams as the “USB Webcam with Telescopic Lens” the “360-Degree Webcam” and a stuffed animal webcam called the “Puppy Dog Webcam”. You can view the entire webcam list along with descriptions and pictures @ Top 5 Strangest Webcams.
Ask.com is launching a new all-in-one local search engine called AskCity that promises to bring together numerous local search services into one site. From CNET News — Ask.com is set to unveil on Monday a new local search service that lets people find maps, directions, businesses, events and movies–all through one interface. The service, called […]
CNET News is reporting on a new use of cell phone mics by the FBI as eavesdropping devices. The FBI is using a “roving bug” technology that allows them to remotely activate a user’s cell phone mic to eavesdrop on nearby conversations. The “roving bug” technology allows for eavesdropping even in surveillance situations where the […]
An aerial and ground search is under way for a missing CNET News editor, along with his wife and child. The three have been missing since Thanksgiving day, while on a road trip to the Pacific Northwest. You can view the full story along with photos and a tip information hotline for the San Francisco […]
A web site whose purpose is to expose police informants and undercover agents online has law enforcement authorities concerned. WhosaRat.com claims to expose over 4,000 of these people , possibly hampering numerous investigations. From an AP story on MyWay.com — Police and prosecutors are worried that a Web site claiming to identify more than 4,000 […]