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Comment: Re:Who wears a watch these days (Score 1) 290

by plasm4 (#49463907) Attached to: Report: Apple Watch Preorders Almost 1 Million On First Day In the US
When I moved to Britain a few years ago that was the thing that surprised me most. I think it must be a common misconception that Americans have about Brits. I always thought it was just us uncultured Americans that used tea bags and that you guys knew better. It was a similar situation with butter and margarine.

+ - All major browsers hacked at Pwn2Own contest->

Submitted by itwbennett
itwbennett writes: Security researchers who participated in the Pwn2Own hacking contest this week demonstrated remote code execution exploits against the top four browsers, and also hacked the widely used Adobe Reader and Flash Player plug-ins. On Thursday, South Korean security researcher and serial browser hacker JungHoon Lee, known online as lokihardt, single-handedly popped Internet Explorer 11 and Google Chrome on Microsoft Windows, as well as Apple Safari on Mac OS X. He walked away $225,000 in prize money.
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