Year: 2013

Court upholds laptop searches at borderPolice State

Court upholds laptop searches at border

By Julian Hattem A federal court has tossed out a lawsuit trying to prevent the government from searching laptops, cellphones
WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange Calls on Computer Hackers to Unite Against NSA SurveillanceInteresting News

WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange Calls on Computer Hackers to Unite Against NSA Surveillance

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange addressed a major gathering of computer experts Monday at the Chaos Communication Congress in Hamburg, Germany,
N. Dakota man ‘sets tap water on fire’More News

N. Dakota man ‘sets tap water on fire’

A video made by a man from North Dakota shows him cautiously holding a lighter up against the stream of
Leaks reveal NSA’s top hacking unitBig Brother

Leaks reveal NSA’s top hacking unit

Documents leaked by Edward Snowden have uncovered a secret NSA hacking unit which delivered the US some of its most
Can you hack a car? Congress starts asking questionsInteresting News

Can you hack a car? Congress starts asking questions

“Can you make it go left now,” the hacker says from the driver’s seat, while the car barrels along a
Trolley blast in Volgograd kills at least 10 in apparent terrorist attackTerrorism

Trolley blast in Volgograd kills at least 10 in apparent terrorist attack

A trolley bus blast in the Russian city of Volgograd has killed at least 10 people, emergencies services reported. The
Toby Keith under fire for no guns policy at his restaurant chainRandom News

Toby Keith under fire for no guns policy at his restaurant chain

Gun-toting fans of singer Toby Keith’s fans in Virginia are taking aim at the country star over a no-weapons policy
The greatest newspaper correction ever writtenScience & Space

The greatest newspaper correction ever written

By Ria Misra In 1920, rocket scientist Robert Goddard wrote up an article postulating how we could use rocket fuel
Discovered film negatives reveal century-old expedition to AntarcticaScience & Space

Discovered film negatives reveal century-old expedition to Antarctica

By Claudine Zap Talk about cold storage: A cache of negatives that are almost 100 years old that were discovered
Explosion Felt Across Scarsdale, Pelham Bay on Monday NightThe Unknown

Explosion Felt Across Scarsdale, Pelham Bay on Monday Night

By Zachary Stieber An explosion in the Bronx borough of New York City rocked houses on Monday night, prompting residents
Swartz, Fracking, Manning, GMO: 13 most underreported news stories of 2013Interesting News

Swartz, Fracking, Manning, GMO: 13 most underreported news stories of 2013

From Aaron Swartz to Assange, Monsanto to Manning, fracking fears, Iraq carnage and more, here are RT’s “Top 13 of
India’s top bitcoin platform halts trade after state regulator ‘security risks’ warningEconomy & Money

India’s top bitcoin platform halts trade after state regulator ‘security risks’ warning

India’s largest bitcoin exchange service has suspended its operations, just when the most valuable currency in the world had begun
​LAPD deploys drug detection swab test at sobriety checkpointsPolice State

​LAPD deploys drug detection swab test at sobriety checkpoints

The Los Angeles Police Department has announced plans to ramp up use of a portable tool that checks for drug
Earth Might Become Unlivable By 2100Food & Health News

Earth Might Become Unlivable By 2100

By Kamal Nayan A new study has revealed that global warming is increasing at an alarming rate which might result
US judge rules NSA phone surveillance program is legalBig Brother

US judge rules NSA phone surveillance program is legal

A United States federal judge said Friday that the National Security Agency’s controversial bulk phone data collection program doesn’t violate
Liberal Commercial Talk Radio Disappears in NY, LA, SF in 2014More News

Liberal Commercial Talk Radio Disappears in NY, LA, SF in 2014

2014 will mark the beginning of a massive change for liberal talk radio across the country. In New York, WWRL
Radio station experiences major software meltdown during anti-NSA broadcastFeatured News

Radio station experiences major software meltdown during anti-NSA broadcast

During a simple discussion of the National Security Agency’s surveillance practices, a US radio program experienced a unique “technological meltdown”