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Malware used by intelligence agencies spotted in 7 countries, experts said   By Jason Murdock Legitimate downloads of popular software including WhatsApp, Skype and VLC Player are allegedly being hacked at an internet service provider (ISP) level to spread an advanced form of surveillance software known as “FinFisher”, cybersecurity researchers warn. FinFisher is sold to global governments and […]

Are you being watched? Government spy tool found hiding as ...






‘Forget enforced password complexity. Forget forced periodic #password changes—These don’t work! Do have passwords checked against a list of commonly “hacked” #passwords that regularly show up in stolen account data troves…’ Continue reading: Here is a quick look at the three main changes the NIST has proposed: No more periodic […]

New password guidelines say everything we thought about passwords is ...


‘Soon every mistake you’ve ever made online will not only be available to your internet service provider (ISP) — it will be available to any corporation or foreign government who wants to see those mistakes. Thanks to last week’s US Senate decision (update March 28: and today’s House decision), ISPs can sell […]

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“FOR ALMOST FOUR years, a cottage industry of media conspiracists has devoted itself to accusing Edward Snowden of being a spy for either Russia and/or China at the time he took and then leaked documents from the National Security Agency. There has never been any evidence presented to substantiate this accusation… …Newly obtained […]

Newly Obtained Documents Prove Key Claim of Snowden’s Accusers Is ...




Documents provided by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden reveal Palantir’s role in creating the U.S. government’s international spy machine. Photo: Kristoffer Tripplaar/Sipa USA/AP The Intercept can now reveal that Palantir has worked for years to boost the global dragnet of the NSA and its international partners, and was in fact co-created with American spies […]

Why is Peter Thiel’s Palantir Helping the NSA Spy on ...


George Soros Finances Group Helping Facebook Flag ‘Disputed’ Stories The organization partnered with Facebook to help determine whether a certain story is “disputed” is financed by billionaire George Soros and a slew of other left-wing funders. The “International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN)” drafted a code of five principles for news websites […]

Soros Finances Group Helping Facebook Flag ‘Disputed’ Stories


A federal court has granted a motion authorizing the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to serve a “John Doe” summons on Coinbase requesting the identities of United States Coinbase customers. By Forbes’ Kelly Phillips Erb Granted. That was the ruling today out of a federal court in the Northern District of California […]

Court Grants IRS Authority To Demand Identities Of Bitcoin Users ...



  ‘People trust the “unbiased” internet search giant Google so much it can actually influence up to 10 million undecided voters to choose Hillary Clinton for president, prominent US psychologist and author Robert Epstein told RT following years of research.’ ‘Despite being a supporter of the Democratic presidential nominee, Dr. […]

‘Google has power to control elections, can shift millions of ...


“Tesla’s new line of energy-harvesting roof tiles are a key part of Elon Musk’s plan to make solar sexy.” “[Musk] unveiled a range of textured glass tiles with integrated solar cells that are nearly indistinguishable from conventional tiling, along with a sleek update to the company’s energy-storing Powerwall.” Continue reading: […]

Tesla Unveils its New Line of Camouflaged Solar Panels


“Several human rights organizations will soon launch a campaign urging President Obama to pardon NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, coinciding with the premiere of the Oliver Stone biopic based on his life…” Continue reading: The ACLU is launching a campaign to pardon Edward Snowden

The ACLU is launching a campaign to pardon Edward Snowden




“Avant Garde Innovations, the startup founded by siblings Arun and Anoop George from Kerala, has come up with a low-cost wind turbine that can generate enough electricity to power an entire house for a lifetime. The size of a ceiling fan, this wind turbine can generate 5 kWh/kW per day — […]

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‘If you made a Google search for “presidential candidates” … you would have found an unusual result … the top bar of results displayed Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, and Green Party candidate Jill Stein — with Donald Trump and Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson left off the top bar entirely.’ Continue reading: Google tweaks system […]

Donald Trump, Gary Johnson Excluded from Google Search Results



“Facebook admitted Sunday that it had blocked links to the Wikileaks trove of emails hacked from the Democratic National Committee…” “The WikiLeaks allegation followed a firestorm of controversy that erupted earlier this year when former Facebook workers admitted routinely suppressing conservative news…” Continue reading: Facebook admits to blocking Wikileaks links […]

Facebook admits to blocking Wikileaks links in DNC email hack


“While the device is still far from ready for commercial distribution, Snowden and Huang note that they hope this case study will influence how individuals perceive their personal tracking devices they carry around in their pockets — also known as cell phones.” Continue reading: Edward Snowden Develops Phone Case to […]

Edward Snowden Develops Phone Case to Alert Users if Their ...


‘The NSA is not making any friends these days, and their latest statement on privacy-centric journalists is not helping matters much either. To be more precise, an investigation by the agency revealed how they are continuing to target the Tor network. Moreover, The Linux Journal is referred to as an […]

NSA Labels Privacy-Centric Internet Users As “Extremists”



“Not only do Medicaid and Medicare provide inadequate care, but they have also set up perverse incentives which further diminish quality of care and increase costs for all patients…” “So while the US government dithers and then makes the problem worse, here are six ways apps are helping low-income Americans […]

Apps Are Doing What Government Can’t to Help Low-Income Americans ...


‘Ex-product manager says social media giant is run like a cult by “sociopaths in hoodies” …. A former Facebook insider has lifted the lid on the social networking giant, revealing that the company operates more like a cult and has amassed so much power that it could decide the 2016 presidential […]

Insider: “Facebook Could Throw an Election….It’s Scary”


ReGen Village, outside of Amsterdam, doesn’t need a grid or food systems. It’s a model for a future, fully closed-loop settlement. “The neighborhood will be the first ReGen Village, a new type of community designed to be fully self-sufficient, growing its own food, making its own energy, and handling its […]

This New Neighborhood Will Grow Its Own Food, Power Itself, ...



“The FBI wants to exempt its burgeoning national database of fingerprints and facial photos from a federal law that gives Americans the right to sue for government violations of the Privacy Act, such as refusing to tell a person if he or she is in the system.” Source: FBI wants […]

FBI wants to exempt its huge fingerprint and photo database ...