Gettysburg Without Java & Sonic Booming In Your House – WIRed #30

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Also, thank you Mr. Watterson for “Calvin & Hobbes.” On episode #30 of WIRed this week, I cover the removal of a building on the site of the Battle of Gettysburg  the drama behind the holes in Java security, the SONIC THE HEDGEHOG fan film, and the return of WWF In Your House (in a DVD/Blu-ray set, of course)!   Continue reading “Gettysburg Without Java & Sonic Booming In Your House – WIRed #30”

Wow. Even Homeland Security Wants You to Disable Java…

For the past several days, there has been genuine concern about Java’s state of security. And why, you ask? There was this whole vulnerability thing that affected close to a billion computers, and even Apple went as far as to removing any and all Java plugins from its OSX web browsers. Apparently, the message got sent to some higher-ups in the country, as now even the Department of Homeland Security has delivered a special message to the public, and I paraphrase as it would sound in come summer action blockbuster film: “SHUT IT DOWN; SHUT JAVA DOWN, NOW”!   Continue reading “Wow. Even Homeland Security Wants You to Disable Java…”