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WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. It has many features including a plug-in architecture and a template system. WordPress is used by over 16.7% of Alexa Internet’s “top 1 million” websites and as of August 2011 manages 22% of all new websites. WordPress is currently the most popular blogging system in use on the Web. It was first released on May 27, 2003, by founders Matt Mullenweg and Mike Little as a fork of b2/cafelog. As of December 2011, version 3.0 had been downloaded over 65 million times.

Hackers Target WordPress

We're getting emails from people who are interested in securing their WordPress blogs or websites. If we were going to hack your WordPress blog or website, here are the first seven things we would try and how you could prevent us from getting in:

1. Upgrade to the newest version of WordPress

We would look.
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Press freedom lobby Index on Censorship warns that the definition of 'relevant publisher' is too loose

Bloggers could face fines under new libel laws with exemplary damages imposed if they don't sign up to the new regulator. Speaking to the Guardian, Kirsty Hughes, the chief executive of Index on Censorship said it was a "sad day" for.
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The Russian-made YotaPhone

The smartphone market may be massive, but most handsets basically look identical. That's because the big boys are scared of taking risks, says the man behind Russia's innovative YotaPhone. It’s been great to see all these fantastic phones at CES, but nothing has really managed to stand-out and redefine what a phone is and.
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