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Historic Moment NASA Announces Its Voyager 2 Probe Has Become The Second Man-Made Object To Enter Interstellar Space

Historic Moment NASA Announces Its Voyager 2 Probe Has Become The Second Man-Made Object To Enter Interstellar Space http://www.fortunascorner.com      As Phoebe Weston wrote on the December 10, 2018 edition of the DailyMail, “history was made today as NASA’s Voyager 2 probe became the second man-made object to venture out into interstellar space. The announcement comes […]

The Right Way To Manage A Nuclear North Korea Exploring “Left-Of-Launch” Options Is A Dangerous Mistake

David Maxwell Comment:  “I remember a wise general saying to another who wanted to non-concur with a plan because it had actions that might hinder his component’s freedom of action, “why would I eliminate a capability that I may need to successfully accomplish the mission?”  I get the theoretical argument the author is trying to […]

U.S. Should Be Wary of China’s Supply Chain Threat, Panel Says

U.S. Should Be Wary of China’s Supply Chain Threat, Panel Says Bloomberg · by Bill Faries Photographer: Qilai Shen/BloombergPhotographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg The U.S. faces an expanding risks from China, including threats to the technology supply chain, Beijing’s military expansion in the Indo-Pacific region and the country’s efforts to undermine sanctions on North Korea, according to an annual […]

ISIS is Doubling Down on The Philippines

Excerpt: ISIS is Doubling Down on The Philippines Bynews.siteintelgroup.com4 minsWednesday, 10 October 2018  Rita KatzView Original In August, I wrote an analysis on an increasingly evident aim by the Islamic State (ISIS) “to establish a more substantial base in the Philippines.” My assessment was based on recent events in the country, the most notable of which being the […]

The Question Mark Hanging Over China’s 400 million-Strong Middle Class

Economy›China Economy China economy The Question Mark Hanging Over China’s 400 million-Strong Middle Class Burdened by rising costs, debt and worries about the future, will they vanish or thrive?PUBLISHED : Friday, 12 October, 2018, 10:01pmUPDATED : Saturday, 13 October, 2018, 1:58pm Comments: 46  Zhou Xin 84Share 46PrintEmail Related topics China economyConsumersChina Society More on this story […]

U.S., IAEA Likely To Inspect North Korea Nuclear Test Site: Experts

David Maxwell Comment:  “This is potentially a significant development.  I know we all expect immediate denuclearization and I and others pan the idea of inspecting Punnggye-ri (as well as Sohae) as buying the dead horse.  As I have previously mentioned this could be a confidence building “baby step” that could lead to subsequent steps.  One […]

How A Blunder Unmasked 305 Russian GRU Agents

How A Blunder Unmasked 305 Russian GRU Agents By Jamie Dettmer, www.voanews.com View Original October 7th, 2018 The public identification this week of more than 300 suspected agents of Russia’s military intelligence service, the GRU, is being dubbed by security analysts the largest intelligence blunder in Russian post-Cold War history. And the cause for the bungling comes […]

Port Of San Diego Hit By Cyber Attack

David Maxwell Comment:  “North Korea strikes again?  Cyber enabled economic warfare.  Our north Korea report is due out soon.  See the Foundation for Defense of Democracies’ Cyber Enable economic Warfare Project at this link: http://www.defenddemocracy.org/project/cyber-enabled-economic-warfare/On a related note in the new National Cyber Strategy of the United States (HERE) there are two concepts that we need to […]

Britain To Create 2,000-Strong Cyber Force To Tackle Russia Threat: Sky News

Britain to Create 2,000-Strong Cyber Force to Tackle Russia Threat: Sky News By Reuters ·         Sept. 20, 2018 ·           (Reuters) – Britain is significantly increasing its ability to wage war in cyberspace with the creation of a new offensive cyber force of up to 2,000 personnel, Sky News reported on Thursday. The new force which is expected […]

Deepening Slump Tests Fans Of Bitcoin: Is The Bloom Off The Bitcoin Rose?

Deepening Slump Tests Fans Of Bitcoin: Is The Bloom Off The Bitcoin Rose?      The title above [minus, “Is the bloom off the bitcoin rose?]is from an article in this morning’s (September 13, 2018) Wall Street Journal, by Paul Vigna. Mr. Vigna begins, “the cryptocurrency rout that began early this year with the popping of the Bitcoin bubble […]