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Technology
11:52 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Warren County's Website Redesign

Credit Emily Boyer

Warren County Clerk Tina Conard said the goal is to make important materials and information easily accessible.

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Technology
11:39 am
Tue April 8, 2014

WIU Migrates Away From Windows XP To Avoid Security Risks

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Microsoft has stopped supporting Windows XP. The operating system still works, but as of today it is no longer protected by anti-virus software or security updates.

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Like a good donor, State Farm is there
2:23 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

State Farm Funds New Computer Lab for WIU

State Farm Insurance presents $50,000 check to WIU
Emily Boyer TSPR

Western Illinois University’s College of Business and Technology received a $50,000 grant from State Farm Insurance Thursday to build a new high-tech computer laboratory.

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2:36 pm
Tue July 23, 2013

Apple Inc. Developer's Site Hacked

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In an email sent to the developers, Apple said an intruder attempted to secure personal information from the website. It also said that “sensitive” personal information on the site is encrypted and cannot be accessed and that information associated with its customers wasn’t affected.
  • Source: Wsj
  • | Via: Wall Street Journal
Apple Inc. told software developers that its website for them had been hacked and some information may have been stolen. In response to the attack, which took place Thursday, the company said it is overhauling its developer systems, updating software and rebuilding its database.