Thank you, NSA!! (not)
The NSA and Britain retrieved webcam images from more than 1.8 million Yahoo user accounts globally

The NSA and Britain retrieved webcam images from more than 1.8 million Yahoo user accounts globally

As originally disclosed in The Guardian, between 2008 and 2010 Britain’s GCHQ, in cooperation with the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA), ran the “Optic Nerve” program which secretly intercepted and collected webcam imagery globally from more than 1.8 million Yahoo user accounts. The images were then run through automatic facial recognition experiments to monitor known suspects and supposedly…

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Repercussions from NSA spying continue

Repercussions from NSA spying continue

As a result of the NSA’s spying, trend continues for American businesses to be excluded from foreign internet access and business.

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A combination of medical innovation, 3D printing, and robotics help a woman walk

A combination of medical innovation, 3D printing, and robotics help a woman walk

From Gizmodo: “Wheelchair-Bound Woman Walks Again With a 3D Printed Exoskeleton”

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IBM forecasts 5 innovations that will change our lives in the next 5 years
IBM’s “Five in Five”
IBM, now a “big data” business, has issued its “Five in Five” forecast for…View Post

IBM forecasts 5 innovations that will change our lives in the next 5 years

IBM’s “Five in Five”

IBM, now a “big data” business, has issued its “Five in Five” forecast for…

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Floating in a hologramIs our universe a hologram?
Have you heard that some new research suggests our universe is a…View Post

Floating in a hologram

Is our universe a hologram?

Have you heard that some new research suggests our universe is a…

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Disruption News - Discover news of exciting and disruptive innovations, ideas and trends that will shape the futu… http://p.ost.im/RX46Eh

Disruption News - Discover news of exciting and disruptive innovations, ideas and trends that will shape the futu… http://p.ost.im/RQDTX3

NASA’s Valkyrie: 6 foot, 275 pound robot for disaster response

NASA has designed a humanoid (or super-humaniod) robot for rescue work in disaster areas. At six feet tall and weighing 275 pounds, “Valkyrie” is no runt. With interchangeable batteries, and arms, its modular design allows for continuous work in difficult…

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11 World-Changing Technologies (from ZDNet)Fiber Optic Cable (source: ZNet)
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11 World-Changing Technologies (from ZDNet)

Fiber Optic Cable (source: ZNet)


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