With latest news of the NSA super-snooping (Aurora-Gold) via having compiled details of 70% of global cellular networks, reviewing what the NSA’s actual charter is long overdue… Yet, it seems that the mere questioning of such draws such pushback that American (let alone, global) Civil Rights seem to be an ever-diminishing consideration in an era of surveillance.
If the latest Snowden accusations prove true, truth is not only stranger than fiction but Sky-Net is essentially becoming a reality (due to humankind’s own creation!) 1984 seems to be not just the 30th anniversary of a year and/or and Apple ad that people can have (warped) fantasies about regarding Science Fiction but something that is ever-increasingly becoming a surreal reality…
NASA’s New Horizons (Pluto Space Probe) has been awoken in advance of encountering the planet. Mission Control is awaiting (confirmation) word back that all systems are go…
New Horizons (NASA’s Pluto Space Probe) is slated to be reactivated within the next 24 hours in preparation for encountering this planet!
Hacking any given firm’s corporate data is one thing… using said data to harass and threaten the employees of said firm is not only reprehensible but might have set a new-low in cyber-crimes.
(Source) PC World: http://goo.gl/KHI8Cd
Driverless cars are moving to the next-stage of prototyping as evidenced by 4 UK cities being selected as test sites.
(Source) BBC: http://goo.gl/w3mDcx
The seriousness of Sony’s IT systems being hacked should not be understated given that the F.B.I. is involved.
(Source) NY Times: http://goo.gl/JQXwUe
Granted, shoppers might be disappointed regarding the firm’s resistance towards discounting their products. Nevertheless, it is good to see Apple continue their support of Product RED.
(Source) Mac Rumors: http://goo.gl/PA8qOx
With many challenges still facing 4G, let’s hope that the next-generation of connectivity lives up to the reported hype!
(Source) BBC: http://goo.gl/4TamiQ
Behold the wonder of a 70-year-old computer that runs on water!
(Source) Wired: http://goo.gl/88xPvg