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Category Archives: Convergence for a Converging World
Hong Kong’s DNA-based, anti-litter campaign just took an Orwellian-turn… (Source) Quartz: qz.com/409720
L’Oreal and a bio-engineering firm are partnering to create a 3-D skin printing start-up…
Believe it or not, The National Radio Quiet Zone is a 13,000 mile / 34,000 sq km zone located in West Virginia (in America) is wireless-free… therein the nation’s largest land-based object (the Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope measuring … Continue reading
The FBI’s report that a hacker took control of a (US) commercial airline flight is either the latest Orwellian-related post on how invasive technology has become; a post-Snowden, governmental scare tactic and/or a bit of both…
We all have idols. Play like anyone you care about, but try to be yourself while you’re doing it. – BB King.
United Airlines has launched an incentive-program (i.e., a ‘Bug-bounty Program’) rewarding hackers finding bugs in their online systems. As for their quality of in-flight service and amenities that is another issue!
As privacy concerns continue to be at the fore of the mind’s of countless global citizens, Bit Torrent’s Bleep – a tracking-free, P2P, messaging application could both be a big hit as well as usher in other me-too offerings.