Month: May 2014

PIRATE BAY Co-Founder PETER SUNDE Arrested In SwedenInteresting News

PIRATE BAY Co-Founder PETER SUNDE Arrested In Sweden

Peter Sunde was arrested today in a police raid in southern Sweden. The Pirate Bay co-founder was wanted by Interpol
NSA releases Snowden email after denying its existenceInteresting News

NSA releases Snowden email after denying its existence

Former United States government contractor Edward Snowden did raise questions with the National Security Agency’s Office of General Counsel, the
Americans have First Amendment right to film police, US appeals court rulesPolice State

Americans have First Amendment right to film police, US appeals court rules

A federal appeals court has ruled that Americans have the right to videotape police officers in public, thereby allowing a
US Navy official: We looked for MH370 in the wrong areaConspiracy or Not

US Navy official: We looked for MH370 in the wrong area

The four pings at the center of the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 were not from the
California lawmakers reject GMO labeling billFood & Health News

California lawmakers reject GMO labeling bill

The California Senate rejected on Wednesday a bill that would require labels on genetically-engineered foods. This is the second time
Israel Eyes Becoming a Cashless SocietyEconomy & Money

Israel Eyes Becoming a Cashless Society

A special committee headed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s chief of staff, Harel Locker, has recommended a three-phase plan to
I am a real spy, not low-level system administrator – SnowdenInteresting News

I am a real spy, not low-level system administrator – Snowden

Edward Snowden was trained as a professional spy and actually worked undercover abroad for America’s biggest intelligence agencies, developing their
Gun homicides down dramatically, Americans unawareInteresting News

Gun homicides down dramatically, Americans unaware

It seems there is something in the news every day about gun violence. The recent mass shooting in Isla Vista,
Amazon Granted Patent For Photographing Against White BackgroundsInteresting News

Amazon Granted Patent For Photographing Against White Backgrounds

On March 18th the United States Patent and Trademark Office granted a patent to Amazon’s technique of taking photos of
Fisherman nets 4,000-year-old pagan figurineMore News

Fisherman nets 4,000-year-old pagan figurine

A fisherman dragging a net through a river in Siberia thought he had snagged a rock. Instead he had snared
CNN retracts story that giant asteroid will destroy Earth on March 35, 2041Science & Space

CNN retracts story that giant asteroid will destroy Earth on March 35, 2041

This is CNN… issuing a correction over a viral, user-posted report that a giant asteroid is on a collision course
Malaysian Muslims declare jihad on Cadbury over pork-laced chocolateFood & Health News

Malaysian Muslims declare jihad on Cadbury over pork-laced chocolate

Enraged Muslims in Malaysia have called for a holy war or Jihad to be waged on Cadbury after traces of
China urges banks to remove IBM servers over espionage concernsEconomy & Money

China urges banks to remove IBM servers over espionage concerns

China is calling on banks to stop using IBM servers and replace them with local-made machines amid fears that the
Are the Olympics becoming too costly to host?Random News

Are the Olympics becoming too costly to host?

The Polish city of Krakow has become the latest city to pull out of the race to host the 2022
‘Inspired by Terminator’: Scientists create self-assembling bionic particlesScience & Space

‘Inspired by Terminator’: Scientists create self-assembling bionic particles

The world took one significant step closer to inventing a real-life cybernetic organism as US scientists, inspired by the Terminator
Scientists using nature to design the next generation of dronesBig Brother

Scientists using nature to design the next generation of drones

The next generation of flying robotic drones may resemble some of nature’s most familiar airborne creatures. In a special issue
Cat litter thought behind New Mexico nuclear waste accidentRandom News

Cat litter thought behind New Mexico nuclear waste accident

For months state and federal government has been looking into an incident involving radioactive waste at a disposal site in
WikiLeaks reveals NSA recording ‘nearly all’ phone calls in AfghanistanFeatured News

WikiLeaks reveals NSA recording ‘nearly all’ phone calls in Afghanistan

The NSA records almost all domestic and international phone calls in Afghanistan, similar to what it does in the Bahamas,