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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 ...


“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 — […]

For the cost of an iPhone, you can now buy ...



‘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


“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 Obama administration is working on a series of agreements with foreign governments that would allow them for the first time to serve U.S. technology companies with warrants for email searches and wiretaps—a move that is already stirring debates over privacy, security, crime and terrorism.” Continue reading: U.S. to Allow […]

U.S. to Allow Foreigners to Serve Warrants on U.S. Internet ...



“Recalls of cars with the faulty Japanese airbags affect one in eight vehicles nationwide, a report from Kelley Blue Book found. The recall thus far has affected some 32 million vehicles from dozens of car brands, including major players Toyota, Honda, Nissan, General Motors, Mitsubishi and Ford, the report found. […]

Report: Recall of dangerous air bags affects 1 in 8 ...


‘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”


“It’s a simple bot that helps with court appeals — but could it replace the need for human lawyers?” “Since launching in late 2015, it has successfully appealed $3 million worth of tickets.” Continue reading: A 19-year-old made a free robot lawyer that has appealed $3 million in parking tickets

A 19-year-old made a free robot lawyer that has appealed ...


Stone slammed tech giants Facebook, Google and Microsoft, accusing them of “collaborating” with the government in the Snowden case. “It’s a form of fascism — the sovereignty of the state versus the sovereignty of the individual,” he said. “It’s the reverse of the way this country was founded.” Source: Oliver […]

Oliver Stone Blasts tech giants for collaborating with the government



“The NSA, it seemed, had not told the public the whole story about Snowden’s contacts with oversight authorities before he became the most celebrated and vilified whistleblower in U.S. history.” Source: Snowden Tried to Tell NSA About Surveillance Concerns, Documents Reveal

Snowden Tried to Tell NSA About Surveillance Concerns, Documents Reveal


“It is of concern when the head of one of the most powerful media outlets on the globe is teaming up with the nominee of the Democratic Party (or any party) for the purpose of getting that person elected.” “Assange isn’t the only person reporting on this. We noted a […]

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange claims Google involved in Hillary Clinton ...


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 ...



“As early as 2006, the Department of Homeland Security has been planning pilot programs to deploy mobile scanning units that can be set up at public events and in train stations, along with mobile x-ray vans capable of scanning pedestrians on city streets.” Source: Documents Reveal TSA Research Proposal To […]

Documents Reveal TSA Research Proposal To Body-Scan Pedestrians, Train Passengers