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New mobile phone virus?  A message from 3 hours ago in my friend feed (posted via Facebook Mobile) read:

I’m 8 1/2 pounds lighter thanks to the FREE trial pack of this new colon cleanser that I got! visit to get yours! zoR

Now, I’m not one to judge, but I’m pretty sure my friend wouldn’t admit to something like this.  There are a couple other instances of the message with a variable code at the end… in this case “zoR”

If it is in fact a mobile phone virus, my friend was using an iPhone.

Anyone else seeing messages like this?

UPDATE (03-OCT-09 21:52 EST)
As mentioned in the comments, this is happening to people who do not even own mobile phones. Remember to scan your computer for viruses/malware if your account posted the message.  And it probably wouldn’t be a bad idea to change your password at this time.


An update appeared on my appstore the other day for WordPress. With it came one feature that I was waiting so long for: Landscape mode.

So i’ve been playing around with my iPod Touch recently, diving into a different world by playing around with the file structure.

After learning that there are TWO ‘partitions’ on an iPod Touch, which I will refer to as just an iPod for now.  One for the operating system and one for the music/videos and such.


This is pretty much were the big stuff can go.  Everything else is limited to about 300mb.  (I’m looking at you INSTALLER.APP!

If you create a symbolic link to there, you can install whatever you want until you fill up your iPod.


I have Apache AND PHP running on my iPod. Does anyone know how to compile GD Library to the iPod?

This is “needed” so I can install a slick new photo browsing gallery and NOT be limited to the small sizes iTunes give you.

I doubt anyone will see this, but I can hope!