Category quantum computing

North Korea Behind Massive Bitcoin Heists

North Korea Behind Massive Bitcoin Heists By Choi Yeon-jin, english.chosun.com View Original February 6th, 2018 North Korean hackers are believed to be responsible for stealing tens of billions of won worth of cryptocurrency from a South Korean exchange last year (US$1=W1,091). The National Intelligence Service on Monday told the National Assembly’s Intelligence Committee that the North is […]

HASC Subcommittee Opening Remarks: “China’s Pursuit Of Emerging & Exponential Technologies”

For Immediate Release: January 9, 2018 Contact: HASC Communications (202) 225-2539 OPENING REMARKS OF CHAIRWOMAN STEFANIK SUBCOMMITTEE ON EMERGING THREATS & CAPABILITIES WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), Chairwoman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee’s hearing titled “China’s Pursuit of […]

What’s In Store For The Cyber Threat Landscape In 2018 — Be Afraid…..Be Very Afraid;  What Are The Potential Sick & Twisted, Dangerous Cyber Attacks We Might See In 2018

What’s In Store For The Cyber Threat Landscape In 2018 — Be Afraid…..Be Very Afraid;  What Are The Potential Sick & Twisted, Dangerous Cyber Attacks We Might See In 2018 www.fortunascorner.com      Is 2018 the year that America suffers the devastating cyber attack that many experts have been warning about for the past decade?  […]

Cyber Guru Bruce Schneier Looking For Some Ideas For A Subtitle For His New Book To Be Released September, 2018: “Click Here To Kill Everybody: The Peril And Promise Of A Hyper-Connected Planet”

Cyber Guru Bruce Schneier Looking For Some Ideas For A Subtitle For His New Book To Be Released September, 2018: “Click Here To Kill Everybody: The Peril And Promise Of A Hyper-Connected Planet”   www.fortunascorner.com       Cyber security guru, blogger, and author, Bruce Schneier, is looking for a little help from the rest […]

‘Unhackable’ Internet Breakthrough As Scientists Develop New Quantum Teleportation Tests To Prevent ‘Eavesdropping’

‘Unhackable’ Internet Breakthrough As Scientists Develop New Quantum Teleportation Tests To Prevent ‘Eavesdropping’   www.fortunascorner.com      Cheyenne Macdonald posted an article on the January 5, 201 edition of the website, the Daily Mail, with the title above.  She writes that “a new breakthrough in testing Einstein’s ‘spooky action at a distance,’ could soon pave the way for […]

36 Black Swans, Gray Swans, And Pink Flamingoes To Watch In 2018

36 Black Swans, Gray Swans, and Pink Flamingoes to Watch in 2018 mwi.usma.edu View Original December 28th, 2017 While driving along the shore of Lake Wanaka on New Zealand’s South Island in September 2011, I saw them for the first time. Black Swans. My wife and I pulled over, jumped out, and spent a half […]

Is This China’s Secret Weapon?

Is This China’s Secret Weapon? By Peter Pham, www.forbes.com View Original December 28th, 2017 Shutterstock Everywhere around the world, we hear many David and Goliath stories of the small defeating the big. We’ve read about how smaller groups of determined soldiers, such as those in the battle of Marathon, were able to beat larger armies. As a […]

Project Maven Brings AI To The Fight Against ISIS

Project Maven brings AI to the fight against ISIS thebulletin.org · by Gregory C. Allen · December 21, 2017 Maven is designed to be that pilot project, that pathfinder, that spark that kindles the flame front of artificial intelligence across the rest of the [Defense] Department. Air Force Lt. Gen. Jack Shanahan, November 2017 For years, the Defense Department’s most […]

The Great AI Paradox

The Great AI Paradox By Brian Bergstein, www.technologyreview.com View Original December 15th, 2017 You’ve probably heard versions of each of the following ideas. 1. With computers becoming remarkably adept at driving, understanding speech, and other tasks, more jobs could soon be automated than society is prepared to handle. 2. Improvements in computers’ skills will stack up until machines […]

U.S. Is Losing Ground On Technology Superiority

U.S. Is Losing Ground On Technology Superiority The Hill · by Gordon England, opinion contributor · December 6, 2017 A long-held military maxim is to take the high ground and hold it. That may be outdated in today’s electronic and high-tech battlefields, but that notion still holds true for scientific research and engineering. Research is the foundation for […]