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JAILBREAK! US smut spam king Kilbride flees minimum security prison

Updated A manhunt is underway in California following the escape of convicted porn spammer Jeffrey Kilbride from a minimum security prison camp within the Lompoc Federal Correction Complex.
Neil McAllister, 29 Dec 2013
Google Lenoir datacentre with Oracle tape libraries

The year when Google made TAPE cool again...

Year in Review Tape has pretty much been rescued over the past year by revelations that both Google and Amazon were using tape libraries for data archiving purposes.If these glamorous, bleeding edge online cloud service provider firms used boring old legacy tape then, hey, the stuff must still really be useful.
Chris Mellor, 29 Dec 2013