Archive for November, 2012

23 Nov 2012

Uni blasted for disclosing personal details to 3rd party contractor

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Interesting article posted on Theaustralian.com.au. Macquarie University is getting into trouble for giving out personal data about their employees and their students to the Commonwealth Bank contractor, which is creating the universities new campus cards. The Office of Privacy Commission has turned down Macquarie’s internal review findings saying they did not break the NSW Privacy […]

23 Nov 2012

Eastern Michigan University Undergrads can soon record LBC events with QR codes

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Interesting article posted on Easternecho.com. Eastern Michigan University is presenting their undergrad students with the opportunity to track their attendance by using a code reader quick response system. The academic chairs at EMU have used provider code codeREADr.com for their attendance tracking process. This is a very effective and inexpensive way to track what the […]

23 Nov 2012

Stupid Thief Stopped By Toilet Duck Weapon!

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I love this Daily Dumb story all the way from England. A stupid thief was trying to rob a convenience store when he was stopped in his tracks by a shop assistant armed only with a bottle of Toilet Duck! Now given hand guns are against the law in England what did he think the […]

23 Nov 2012

What Are The Best Options For Reducing ID Card Printing Costs?

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With more and more businesses relying on ID cards as part of their security systems solution, organizations such as hospitals, schools and governmental departments are looking for ways to reduce the cost of printing. Given that around 24% of employees or students will lose their ID cards or have their cards stolen, this could result […]

23 Nov 2012

How Did Naked Florida Woman End Up Shot to Death By Off-Duty Officers?

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Just read this on Thecrimereport.org. Two officers shot a naked woman from Tampa Bay when she approached them. The officers were caught off guard because the women uninvitingly approached a group of people. The woman’s boyfriend said the only gun they had in their house was an old antique gun that was mounted on the […]

23 Nov 2012

Drug Possession Arrests in U.S. Up 80% in 20 Years, Down More Recently

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Check out this article on Thecrimereport.org. In the past 20 years drug possession arrests have risen 80%, however, the arrest for various crimes rose between 1990 and 2010 but has declined since then. Overall it was reported that law enforcement agencies made 13,122,000 arrests in 2010. However the rate of arrests for rape and aggravated […]

23 Nov 2012

Jeep gets stuck trying to drive over U.S.-Mexico border fence – CNN.com

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Check out this article on Edition.cnn.com. In a breathtakingly foolish act of surreptitious border-crossing bravery, a Jeep was caught impaled upon the United States and Mexico border fence in Arizona. The daring perpetrators employed a ramp to attempt to drive their Jeep over the fence. The perpetrators fled back into Mexico after the Jeep got […]

23 Nov 2012

Brookfield driver charged in wrong-way trip down freeway #DailyDumb

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Here’s an article worth a read posted on Jsonline.com. Joshua P. Klawikowski, 21, sped the wrong way on Interstate 43/94 south of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He traveled about 15 miles and reached speeds near 100 mph. He is charged with second-degree recklessly endangering safety and is being held in Milwaukee County Jail. No one was injured […]