Category Science & Technology

What If The Pentagon Skipped 5G?

What If the Pentagon Skipped 5G? defenseone.com · by Read bio By Mackenzie Eaglen Resident fellow, American Enterprise Institute Read bio 7:00 AM ET The answer to the headaches and security risks of next-generation mobile communications just might be a technological leap past them. It’s round one of a WWE-equivalent policy fight, and the Federal Communications Commission has beat the […]

Grenade Drone Promises An End To Cover (Infantry), Forever

“Infantry portable loitering munitions.”   Excerpt: Innovation and iteration on all scales of remotely piloted bombs exists today, with a special and new predominance in infantry-portable loitering munitions. Designed to be carried on the backs of soldiers or marines and operated by just one or two people, these weapons lean on drone controls and sensors to let […]

Iran’s Satellite Is No “Tumbling Webcam”

NEWSMAX: Iran’s Satellite Is No “Tumbling Webcam” U.S. Air Force Space Command Gen. John “Jay” Raymond stands next to the flag of the newly established U.S. Space Command, the sixth national armed service, in the Rose Garden at the White House Aug. 29, 2019 in Washington, D.C. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) By Dr. Peter Vincent Pry Tuesday, 05 […]

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Reportedly Once Told The US Army’s Top Special Forces General ‘You Absolutely Suck’ At Artificial Intelligence

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt reportedly once told the US Army’s top special forces general ‘you absolutely suck’ at artificial intelligence Business Insider · by Tyler Sonnemaker Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt told the US special forces’ top general “you absolutely suck at machine learning,” The New York Times reported Saturday. The comments came in 2016 during Schmidt’s push […]

Silicon Valley’s Control Virus

Silicon Valley’s Control Virus The tech industry’s Chinese surveillance solution to the Wuhan virus. Thu Apr 30, 2020      Daniel Greenfield https://www.frontpagemag.com/fpm/2020/04/silicon-valleys-control-virus-daniel-greenfield/ Silicon Valley was both the epicenter of one of the country’s first Wuhan Virus outbreaks, hosting the 2nd case in California and the 7th in the country, and of the technological tools of the lockdown, from contact tracing […]

Trump Declares National Emergency As Foreign Hackers Threaten U.S. Power Grid

Trump Declares National Emergency As Foreign Hackers Threaten U.S. Power Grid Forbes · by Davey Winder · May 2, 2020 President Trump declares cyber-attacks against U.S. power grid a national emergency Getty ImagesPresident Trump has signed an executive order that declares foreign cybersecurity threats to the U.S. electricity system a national emergency. President Trump signed an executive order, […]

DIA Experiment Shows Artificial Intelligence Can Outperform Human Analysts In A Key Area: But, A Clever, Sick-And-Twisted Adversary, Denial & Deception Still Trumps AI

DIA Experiment Shows Artificial Intelligence Can Outperform Human Analysts In A Key Area; But, A Clever, Sick-And-Twisted Adversary, Denial & Deception Still Trumps AI   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Patrick Tucker’s posted an April 29, 2020 article, “Artificial Intelligence Outperforms Human Analysts In A Key Area,” to the national security and technology website, DefenseOne.com      […]

Pentagon Downplays Iran Military Satellite As ‘Tumbling Webcam’

Pentagon downplays Iran military satellite as ‘tumbling webcam’ The head of the US Space Command said the Pentagon believes that Iran’s first successful launch of a military satellite into space does not pose any intelligence threat. The Nour satellite placed into orbit on April 22 is classified by the US military as a small 3U […]

New Zoom Vulnerability Lets Hackers Record Any Meeting Anonymously; New Critical Malware Vulnerability Puts Millions Of Zoom Users At Risk

New Zoom Vulnerability Lets Hackers Record Any Meeting Anonymously; New Critical Malware Vulnerability Puts Millions Of Zoom Users At Risk   https://fortunascorner.com      The title above comes from an April 23, 2020 article by Waqas, posted to the cyber security and technology blog/website, HackRead.com. Readers of this blog know that I have been writing in the […]

Biotech Could Be Big Winner After The Crisis; 7 Biotech Stocks For A Post Pandemic World

Biotech Could Be Big Winner After The Crisis; 7 Biotech Stocks For A Post Pandemic World   https://fortunascorner.com      For Ms. Rublin’s full article and more granularity on the stocks hitghlighted, I refer you to this weekend’s Barron’s. The title above comes from Lauren Rublin’s weekend article/April 6, 2020 in Barron’s. Ms. Rublin writes that ” […]