Category Science & Technology

Aerial Photos’ Point To New Chinese Signals Hub’In The Heart Of The South China Sea

http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2133678/aerial-photos-point-new-chinese-signals-hub-heart-south Aerial photos ‘point to new Chinese signals hub’ in the heart of the South China Sea Washington-based think tank says flurry of activity on Fiery Cross Reef suggests the artificial island is becoming a communications centre for Beijing to put its stamp on the area PUBLISHED : Saturday, 17 February, 2018, 9:33pm UPDATED : […]

The Threat To Air-Gapped/Stand-Alone Computers/Networks Is Getting Worse

Mind The Gap:  This Researcher Steals Data With Noise, Light, And Magnets www.fortunascorner.com      The title above is from an article by Andy Greenberg that was posted on the February 7, 2018 edition of the technology and security website, WIRED.com.  Anyone who is familiar with my blog is well aware that cyber thieves and other digital […]

Will We Ever Be Able To Upload Our Mind To A New Body? And Live Forever?

Will We Ever Be Able To Upload Our Mind To A New Body?    www.fortunascorner.com      The title/question above is from Beth Elderkin’s February 4, 2018 article which she posted on the technology website, GIZMODO.com   I would amend that question on one very important way…..When will we able to upload our minds to an avatar […]

POTUS Has Chosen Nominee To Lead NSA, U.S. Cyber Command

Trump has chosen nominee to lead NSA, US Cyber Command By Associated Press, www.stripes.com View Original February 14th, 2018 WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has picked U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone to be the next director of the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command. Trump’s cyber adviser, Rob Joyce, announced the president’s pick in a […]

Defeating Digital Discombobulation: Options In Countering Online Disinformation Campaigns

Excerpts: The common wisdom is that communities must do their own counter-messaging to ensure better relevance and credibility. However, an offshoot of the volume problem remains: competition for attention is tough. One possible solution which has shown some success is marrying online with offline efforts as seen in guerrilla marketing as seen with NGO, EXIT-Germany’s […]

Staying Competitive In A Crowded Open Source World

Staying Competitive in a Crowded Open Source World thecipherbrief.com Carmen Landa MiddletonFormer Deputy Executive Director, CIA Technological advancements in the past 30 years have in many ways democratized access to information and disrupted countless industries – from journalism to national security. Increasingly, intelligence-rich assessments are being made by non-intelligence professionals. Consider the 20-year-old Australian student […]

Are We On The Verge Of Finding Hidden Chambers In King Tutankhamun’s Tomb?  Scientists Begins A New Round Of Radar Scans To See If Queen  Nefertiti’s Secret Grave Lies Behind Its Walls?

Are We On The Verge Of Finding Hidden Chambers In King Tutankhamun’s Tomb?  Scientists Begins A New Round Of Radar Scans To See If Queen  Nefertiti’s Secret Grave Lies Behind Its Walls?   www.fortunascorner.com      Harry Pettit, along with contributions from the Associated Press (AP), had a February 1, 2018 article with the title above in […]

U.S. POTUS Trump’s Plan For 5G Network Is Misguided And Counterproductive

As one of my followers put it, “Beijing does not like the direction of U.S. policy.   http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/2132807/us-president-donald-trumps-plan-5g-network-misguided-and?utm_source=emarsys&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20180210&utm_campaign=scmp_today&aid=190131336&sc_src=email_2150831&sc_llid=11764&sc_lid=149055083&sc_uid=vg2B67MeDE&utm_source=emarsys&utm_medium=email US President Donald Trump’s plan for 5G network is misguided and counterproductive The US tech sector is famous for being competitive and for its free flow of ideas and talent, free of government interference. The president’s plan […]

Star Shadow: Another Chinese Flying Drone With Flying Wing

HTTP://WWW.EASTPENDULUM.COM/STAR-SHADOW-DRONE-DATTAQUE-CHINOIS-A-AILE-VOLANTEHTTP://WWW.EASTPENDULUM  STAR SHADOW: ANOTHER CHINESE FLYING DRONE WITH FLYING WING BY HENRI KENHMANN  2018-02-08 After the first successful flight of its  AT-200 , the largest cargo drone in the world with a carrying capacity of 1,500 kg, the Chinese UAS manufacturer Star UAS (朗 星 无人机 系统 有限公司) has once again Talking about him at the Singapore Airshow 2018, currently at […]

‘Designed To Kill’: ‘Nightmare Weapon’s Terrifying Power; Russian Blueprints For An Unmanned Underwater Nuclear Drone

‘DESIGNED TO KILL’: Nightmare weapon’s terrifying power 16th Jan 2018 9:36 AM Russian blueprints for an unmanned underwater nuclear drone. Use this content by James Law THE Pentagon has confirmed that Russia has developed an unmanned underwater nuclear drone that has the potential to devastate US ports and harbours, according to a leaked government report. […]