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Riffle: MIT Creates New Anonymity Network Which Is More Secure Than TOR

Short Bytes: Researchers at MIT and EPFL have come up with a new anonymity network that is said to be more secure than Tor. It’s a mix network which implements methods like verifiable shuffle and Authentication Encryption. The researchers will showcase it at a tech symposium later this month. MIT is a place where a … Continue reading

Power cuts in Kabul follow explosion

A loud explosion was heard in the Afghan capital Kabul in the early hours of Monday local time and power appeared to be cut in parts of the city, it has been reported. The cause of the blast was unclear in its immediate aftermath, the Reuters news agency said. It came about a week after … Continue reading

Hope for ‘end of Aids’ is disappearing, experts warn

Efforts to combat Aids in Africa are seriously faltering, with drugs beginning to lose their power, the number of infections rising and funding declining, raising the prospect of the epidemic once more spiralling out of control, experts have warned. The UN has set a target of 2030 for “the end of Aids”, which has been … Continue reading

Why is the nexus of almost every Cleantech Crash Crime, at DOE, Kliener Perkins and Google?

 FOR PROOF, SEE: https://crimesquad1.wordpress.com/bibliography/ http://www.cbsnews.com/news/cleantech-crash-60-minutes/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/26/applicant-v-v-c-v-vehicle/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/26/article-who-is-californias-new-green-cleantech-czar-gary-kreman/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/25/article-how-google-took-over-the-white-house-2/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/23/articles-google-facing-multiple-national-investigations/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/22/articles-eu-puts-google-boss-under-grilling-in-brussels-for-antitrust-talks-on-googles-manipulation-of-web-and-politics/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/19/article-google-is-operating-an-illegal-private-corporate-international-government/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/25/article-steven-chu-de-funded-fuel-cells-and-hydrogen-electric-energy-because-it-competed-with-his-stock-portfolio/ https://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/2016/02/11/news-clipping-how-a-group-of-silicon-valley-billionaires-tried-to-stage-a-take-over-of-the-u-s-government/  And thousands more evidence items available. See your regional FBI, SEC, GAO, FTC, EU contact for additional…

Clinton doubles down on blaming Russia for hack of DNC emails and data

Hillary Clinton has once again blamed Russian intelligence services for hacking the Democratic National Committee (DNC) computer system and accused Donald Trump of supporting Russian president Vladimir Putin. Related: Donald Trump and Russia: a web that grows more tangled all the time In her first national interview since clinching the Democratic nomination, Clinton spoke to … Continue reading

Tokyo elects first female governor

Tokyo has elected its first female governor after a foul-mouthed campaign of misogyny and mudslinging. Yuriko Koike claimed victory after exit polls and early vote counts pointed to a strong lead for the former defence and environment minister. “I will lead Tokyo politics in an unprecedented manner, a Tokyo you have never seen,” she said … Continue reading

Donald Trump has ‘black soul’, says father of fallen Muslim US soldier

The parents of a Muslim American soldier killed in Iraq said on Sunday Donald Trump was a “black soul” and dismissed his claims to have experienced sacrifice, after the Republican presidential nominee insulted their family. Related: Trump attacks Muslim father’s Democratic convention speech Amid widespread astonishment at Trump’s conduct, the father and mother of 27-year-old … Continue reading

Amazon patents a noise-canceling headphone that automatically turns off when it detects certain sound patterns, frequencies or key words like a name.

Amazon might be coming out with a noise-canceling headphone that automatically turns off when someone yells your name. USPTO.gov Here in New York City, noise-canceling headphones are as important as comfortable walking shoes. I throw a set in my bag every morning to fight the sound of shrilly subway trains, noisy construction crews and that … Continue reading

Google’s purpose in life: POLITICAL MANIPULATION!

Google’s purpose in life: POLITICAL MANIPULATION! By Winton Lee, Andrew Vester. Originally submitted to Politico Google, in their attempt to rig elections and public perceptions, tried to get away with only removing defamations and character assassinations in French, on French sites under the dot “FR” domain. Google tries to ignore the fact that everybody reads … Continue reading

The White House hits the accelerator pedal to increase electric vehicle adoption

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Anti-Piracy Group Reveals Personal details of [DMCA] Counter-Notice Senders

Surely tumblr will take this down due to personal information being posted en masse. If not, someone should submit a bogus DMCA complaint to have the blog removed in the most ironic way possible.

Neuroscientists just isolated the part of the brain that controls free will

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Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube blocked in Turkey during reported coup attempt.


The FCC is taking a more forceful stance on nuisance calls.

Glad to hear it, just got some robo call yesterday. I should probably do something about it. Because I’ve been getting a call like once a week and it has quite annoying.

Germany train attack could prompt rethink of counter-terrorism policy

German security services could be forced to rethink their counter-terrorism strategy after what experts regard as the first “lone wolf” attack by an asylum seeker on German soil. A 17-year-old Afghan armed with an axe and a knife attacked passengers on a regional train in northern Bavaria on Monday evening, seriously injuring four Chinese tourists … Continue reading

The return of the Luddite president | “Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton would each bring a tech-challenged record to the White House”

Whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump wins the White House, one thing seems sure: The U.S. will get a president with scant first-hand understanding of modern technology. Clinton’s tech travails are all over the headlines, including the lax security of her home-brewed email server and her documented struggles with fax machines — and the recently … Continue reading

Scientists have found a chemical-free way to extend the shelf life of milk by up to 3 weeks

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Melbourne street artist behind racy Hillary Clinton mural has Instagram account deleted: “It’s fine to go on and do a mural on Trump, but when I go and do one on Hillary Clinton, my account is gone.”

Controversial Melbourne street artist, Lushsux, has been removed from Instagram following a provocative mural of Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton. Lushsux reportedly awoke this morning to find his account had been wiped from the popular social media site. He had more than 100,000 Instagram followers and has been painting for around 16 years. The local artist … Continue reading

More than 100 tech industry leaders say Trump presidency would be ‘disaster for innovation’

(Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images) Tweet Share Share on Facebook Tweet Share Pin Share Although Donald Trump just lined up Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel for a Republican National Convention speech, a new open letter makes it clear that much of the tech industry remains concerned about the prospect of a Trump presidency. In the letter, posted today … Continue reading

New species of Pacific beaked whale confirmed

Scientists have confirmed that a mysterious, unnamed species of beaked whale roams the northern Pacific Ocean. Sightings of the creature, which has a bulbous head and a beak like a porpoise, had been reported by Japanese fishermen, who call them karasu or ravens, but it was previously unknown to science. It has yet to be … Continue reading

China installed 20 GW of solar power in first-half; triple from a year ago | China surpassed Germany as the largest solar power generator worldwide last year, with installed PV capacity totaling 43 GW as of the end of 2015.

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BitTorrent is fifteen years old – as old as Windows XP. If developed today, file sharing would use an uncensorable, untraceable, and anonymous ad-hoc mesh network of mobile devices.

be my guest and develop that then since you are qualified to make such statements, o random man on the internet making minimum wage to write clickbait.

Password sharing is not a federal crime… But it is still illegal in Tennessee

4351 points · Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Isn’t Actually Waterproof, Says Consumer Reports 963 points · Corrupt agent who investigated Silk Road is suspected of another $700k heist 115 points · Verizon’s new data plans are woefully outdated Password sharing is not a federal crime… But it is still illegal in Tennessee · Pokémon Go’s … Continue reading

The Story of A Car


Technology is making doctors feel like glorified data entry clerks

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Israel Proves the Desalination Era is Here: One of the driest countries on earth now makes more freshwater than it needs

From Ensia (find the original story here); reprinted with permission. July 19, 2016 — Ten miles south of Tel Aviv, I stand on a catwalk over two concrete reservoirs the size of football fields and watch water pour into them from a massive pipe emerging from the sand. The pipe is so large I could walk through it … Continue reading

“In 2010, Finland became the first country in the world to make Internet access a legal right. Now, there are plans to make access to a 100 Mbit/s Internet a legal right for all citizens.”

Planet Earth is becoming hyperconnected. This transformation is called the Internet of Things, Connected Devices, Programmable World, and many other names. As a result, we are at a major crossroad. What are the conditions under which this change becomes the guiding development of our time? How can we support positive change and use technology to … Continue reading

Company Seeks Sponsors For RICO Racketeering Lawsuit Against Eric Schmidt, Elon Musk, Larry Page and John Doerr

Company Seeks Sponsors For RICO Racketeering Lawsuit Against Eric Schmidt, Elon Musk, Larry Page and John Doerr       By Robin Right     Los Angeles – You might not know all of those names but you do know the names Google, Solyndra, Kleiner Perkins, Tesla and Barack Obama. All of these names cross-financed … Continue reading

Federal Court Now Calls Nick Denton a “LIAR”!

A Florida judge said Gawker founder Nick Denton “misled” the court about the value of his company — and punished him by ruling that Hulk Hogan could start seizing his assets. Denton told Judge Pamela Campbell in June that Gawker Media Group, Inc. was worth $276 million. He didn’t have the cash to post the … Continue reading

Nice massacre victims mourned as French investigators search for motive

French investigators are scrambling to establish why a 31-year-old French-Tunisian with no obvious links to terror groups or radicals rented a 19-ton truck and killed at least 84 people, including 10 children, on the seafront in Nice, in France’s third massacre of civilians in 18 months. Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel, a chauffeur, petty criminal and father who … Continue reading

Brazilian police arrest Lebanese former Hezbollah member before Olympics

In a continued roundup of suspects linked to terrorism ahead of the Rio Olympics, Brazilian police have announced the arrest of a Lebanese man who was a former member of the militant group Hezbollah and wanted for drug trafficking. Fadi Hassan Nabha, 42, was arrested late on Thursday at his home in Caieiras, a suburb … Continue reading

Clinton holds campaign rally: ‘We have 100 days to make our case to America’ – live

3.14pm EDT15:14 Mazin Sidahmed While Hillary Clinton cracked the glass ceiling last night as she accepted the historic presidential nomination from her party, the tsunami of balloons unleashed on stage at the Democratic convention also delighted. Her husband and former US president Bill Clinton could not contain his glee as 100,000 balloons flooded the Wells … Continue reading

Clinton holds campaign rally: ‘We have 100 days to make our case to America’ – live

3.14pm EDT15:14 Mazin Sidahmed While Hillary Clinton cracked the glass ceiling last night as she accepted the historic presidential nomination from her party, the tsunami of balloons unleashed on stage at the Democratic convention also delighted. Her husband and former US president Bill Clinton could not contain his glee as 100,000 balloons flooded the Wells … Continue reading

Bruce Schneier Sounds The Alarm: If You’re Worried About Russians Hacking, Maybe Help Fix Voting Machine Security | Techdirt

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The Congressional Investigation Archive of the Entire Energy Department Scandal.

THE BIGGEST CORRUPTION CASE IN MODERN HISTORY IS STILL HAPPENING IN WASHINGTON, DC! From the new book: “THE SILICON VALLEY MAFIA: From Computer Chips to Gun Clips” “…Silicon Valley campaign finance oligarchs ( John Doerr, Eric Schmidt, Steve Westly, Richard Blum, Larry Page, Elon Musk, Reid Hoffman, Vinod Khosla and the “PayPal Mafia” Cartel) made … Continue reading

Swedish government wants to find out if Swedes are having less sex

The Swedish government is launching a major study of the sex lives of its citizens after reports that lovemaking is on the wane. The public health minister, Gabriel Wikstrom, noted that the last thorough study of Swedes’ sex habits had been 20 years ago. Since then, media reports have pointed to a decrease in sexual … Continue reading

America is hacking other countries with stealthy submarines

Oh yes another submarine internet cable hit by an anchor. wink wink. It will be fixed in a few days. send in the sub boys.

Microsoft faces two new lawsuits over aggressive Windows 10 upgrade tactics

Microsoft is facing more legal trouble over its handling of Windows 10 upgrades. Microsoft is facing two more lawsuits over the company’s questionable Windows 10 upgrade tactics. Both suits are seeking class-action status. The first suit was filed in U.S. District Court in Florida. It alleges that Microsoft’s Windows 10 upgrade prompts “violated laws governing … Continue reading

Airline pilots complain of dangerous fatigue in leaked documents

Airline pilots describe being pushed to the limit and warn about the impact on flight safety in a cache of leaked documents that give a unique and occasionally hair-raising insight into the aviation industry. Crews complain about fatigue and potentially dangerous schedules at a leading budget airline, which is already under pressure following a crash … Continue reading

FCC proposes rule to allow U.S. carriers to enter direct deals with TeleCuba (3/04/2016)

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Google search connects Trump’s book to Hitler’s ‘Mein Kampf’ | Fox News

(Screenshot from google.com) This story has been updated to reflect the removal of the “Mein Kampf” image and to include a statement from Google.  Google’s search function has been thrust into the spotlight again for connecting Donald Trump and Adolf Hitler.  On Wednesday, typing the name of Trump’s 2015 book “Crippled America” into a Google … Continue reading

Chelsea Manning faces solitary confinement and charges after suicide attempt

Chelsea Manning may face charges relating to a suicide attempt this year, which could lead to indefinite solitary confinement or transferral to a maximum-security facility, according to a civil rights group. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) announced on Thursday that Manning, who is serving a 35-year sentence in military custody for leaking state secrets … Continue reading

Tokyo turmoil: race to rule world’s largest city mired in sex scandal and misogyny

It is a race to take charge of the world’s largest city – a metropolis with a population more than half the size of the United Kingdom and with a GDP greater than all but 10 countries. But the election for the post of governor of Tokyo has piqued interest not only because of the … Continue reading

Yes, you can turn Cortana off in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Seeing as another major round of updates to Windows 10 is about to take place next week it only makes sense to see some fear-inducing articles. In fairness, the articles themselves aren’t that bad (see PC World) as the content mostly explains away the so-called controversy. Nonetheless in the age of “I only read the … Continue reading

See The Congressional Investigation Archive of the Entire Energy Department Scandal

See The Congressional Investigation Archive of the Entire Energy Department Scandal See the crazy billionaires, the exploding batteries and the political kick-backs that led to some of the biggest political corruption in U.S. history. From the character assassinations to actual murders, these are the original investigation records that forced over 50 of the top players … Continue reading

Silicon Valley…Out of ideas?


The former child bride who is using her story to liberate Afghan women

When Zahra Yaganah was a child, her mother beat her three times. Once for dropping a tray of glasses. Twice for allowing the food to burn because she was so absorbed reading Victor Hugo’s Les Misérables. Yaganah was 11, and already bookish. Growing up as an Afghan refugee in Iran, she learned from her mother … Continue reading

Hillary Clinton’s DNC speech to declare ‘moment of reckoning’

Hillary Clinton will declare “a moment of reckoning for America” on Thursday night when she becomes the first woman to formally accept the Democratic presidential nomination. In a speech due to be introduced by her daughter Chelsea and after performances by Carole King and Katy Perry, the former secretary of state takes the stage in … Continue reading

Bee Sperm Havoc Leads To Less Honey

Leading insecticide cuts bee sperm by almost 40%, study shows Discovery provides possible explanation for increasing deaths of honeybees in recent years, according to scientists Previous studies have shown how neonicotinoids reduce the number bumblebees queens produced. Photograph: Richard Becker/Alamy Stock Photo Damian Carrington @dpcarrington Wednesday 27 July 2016 01.00 EDT Last modified on Wednesday 27 … Continue reading

Mark Zuckerberg is caught trapping its users in ‘filter bubbles’ on Facebook in order to steer election results

Gary Johnson: I’d Consider Pardoning Snowden, Manning

The Libertarian Party candidate expressed his willingness to consider pardons for many high-profile convicts of hacking and computer-related crimes The U.S.’s most popular third-party presidential candidate says he would “consider” pardoning the highest profile convicts of computer-related crimes in the country, including Chelsea Manning, Ross Ulbricht, and Jeremy Hammond. Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson, a former … Continue reading

Millenials Boycott Home Buying. No more Babies, No More Mortgages, No More Bank Schemes

Homeownership Rate in the U.S. Drops to Lowest Since 1965   Prashant Gopal mrgopal nk     The U.S. homeownership rate fell to the lowest in more than 50 years as rising prices put buying out of reach for many renters. The share of Americans who own their homes was 62.9 percent in the second … Continue reading

Newport woman died from ‘side effects’ of contraceptive pill, rules coroner

Case may be referred to General Medical Council after GP dismissed Charlotte Foster’s symptoms of pulmonary embolism as back pain A sales executive died from the side effects of a pill prescribed for acne and as a contraceptive three weeks after her GP advised her to go for a spa day when she complained of … Continue reading

Biology professor is making 3D copies of every known fish in the sea to build a database for research

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Microsoft removes policies from Windows 10 Pro

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Rudy Giuliani suggests Muslims on US watchlist should wear GPS bracelets

Former New York City mayor, who is advising Donald Trump on national security, says electronic tags should be considered for those on terrorism lists Former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani has suggested the US government should put electronic monitoring bracelets on Muslims who are on the federal government’s terror watchlist. “I would think that’s … Continue reading

World’s First Transparent Mobile Phone by Polytron Technologies

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French media’s blackout on terrorists’ identities is missing the point | Jason Burke

Le Monde and others in the press will now stop publishing photos of attackers to prevent ‘posthumous glorification’. But social media is another story Back in 2012, at the beginning of the wave of terrorist violence that has now broken out over France, a 23-year-old petty criminal called Mohammed Merah killed seven people in Toulouse … Continue reading

Former Mexico cartel leader guilty of killing DEA agent moved to house arrest

Ernesto ‘Don Neto’ Fonseca Carrillo, 86-year-old co-founder of the Guadalajara Cartel convicted in 1985 killing, has been transferred from prison Drug lord Ernesto “Don Neto” Fonseca Carrillo, who was convicted in the 1985 killing of a US Drug Enforcement Administration agent, has been transferred from prison to house arrest to serve out the remainder of … Continue reading

Oracle to Buy Cloud-Software Provider NetSuite for $9.3 Billion

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After ripping off cities, states for years, Verizon makes some familiar broadband promises to Boston

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Wildlife workers rescue six baby rhinos from flooding in India

Floods in Assam submerge Kaziranga national park, home to the world’s largest population of one-horned rhinoceros Wildlife workers have rescued six rhino calves at risk of being washed away by floodwaters that have swamped a national park in northeastern India. Torrential monsoon rains have caused widespread flooding in Assam state and forced about 1.2 million … Continue reading

Spider Robots Are Here To Patch Jets

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Not Just In The US: TPP Meeting More Resistance In Australia And Japan, Too

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Norway considers moving a mountain to raise Finland’s spirits

Norwegian government considers shifting border to gift its Nordic neighbour a peak that would become its highest point What do you give a country that has 188,000 lakes for a birthday present? Its highest mountain back, obviously. Norway’s government has confirmed that for the centenary of Finland’s independence next year it is considering moving the … Continue reading

I thought I knew the future of luggage, but then I saw this suitcase that follows you around

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Paramount makes EU deal to end geo-blocking of films

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History of U.S. Election Trends Tells One Inevitable Story for American Elections in 2016

Turkey builds ‘traitors’ cemetery’ for insurgents who died in failed coup

Those who died in attempt to overthrow government denied funeral services and as country continues with crackdown Tucked in the back corner of a construction site for a new dog shelter in eastern Istanbul lies a freshly dug, unmarked grave – the first in the new “traitors’ cemetery” created specifically to hold the bodies of … Continue reading

Taliban in disarray as the search for a new leader gets under way

The Taliban’s search for a new leader to replace Mullah Akhtar Mansoor, who was killed by a US drone strike in Pakistan on Saturday, is unlikely to be swift or smooth, analysts have said. As Mansoor’s charred, decapitated remains lay unclaimed in a military hospital in the city of Quetta on Monday, discussions over his … Continue reading


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