Daily Archives: August 3, 2017

WikiLeaks Releases Docs on ‘Dumbo’ CIA Tool Allowing Control of Webcams – Sputnik International

WikiLeaks released new documents on Thursday within the Vault 7 documents, which contain information on CIA’s hacking tools from the Dumbo project. “Dumbo is a capability to suspend processes utilizing webcams and corrupt any video recordings that could compromise a PAG

Posted in Crime, Human Rights, Police State

Researcher Who Stopped WannaCry Ransomware Detained in US After Def Con – Motherboard

On Wednesday, US authorities detained a researcher who goes by the handle MalwareTech, best known for stopping the spread of the WannaCry ransomware virus. In May, WannaCry infected hospitals in the UK, a Spanish telecommunications company, and other targets in Russia, Turkey,

Posted in Crime, Law, Technology

Apple owns more US Treasurys than many major countries

Apple owns $52.6 billion in US Treasurys – more than many major countries  7 Hours Ago | 00:39 If Apple were a foreign country, CEO Tim Cook might have considerable political clout in the United States. That’s because the tech giant owns $52.6 billion in

Posted in Business, Financial

China set for easy ride from ASEAN on disputed South China Sea

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – A U.S. seabed exploration firm has offered to take on the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, families of passengers and a Malaysian government minister said on Wednesday, in a bid to solve one of the

Posted in MH370

Tesla: Q2 Numbers And Call Analyzed – Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) | Seeking Alpha

Summary The numbers are in with new records for both revenues at $2.789 billion and net losses attributable to shareholders at $336.4 million. Actual net loss broke the $400 million benchmark. Key expense item numbers are still climbing at alarming

Posted in Business, Technology, Travel

Hubble Telescope Detects Stratosphere on Huge Alien Planet

A huge, superhot alien planet has a stratrosphere, like Earth does, a new study suggests. “This result is exciting because it shows that a common trait of most of the atmospheres in our solar system — a warm stratosphere — also can

Posted in Science, Space

Tesla Model S production plan to get Elon Musk past ‘hell’

The Tesla Model 3 means many things to many people: an affordable electric car; an overpriced and overhyped tech product; a somewhat ergonomically awkward people mover; the beginning of the self-driving future; a key link in a sustainable-energy model that extends far beyond cars.

Posted in Business, Technology

Global Investing Giant Jim Rogers Warns of Cyclical Downturn ‘Soon’ | Stock Investor

“FreedomFest doesn’t just ride the wave, it invents the wave.” — John Fund, National Review It was a triumph! Our 10th anniversary celebration of FreedomFest was a huge success, with over 2,100 subscribers, wealthy investors and concerned citizens joining us at

Posted in Business, Financial

China holds drill to shut down ‘harmful’ websites


Posted in Asia, Human Rights, Police State, Technology, World News

Amazon’s Hollywood spending soars, returns unclear


Posted in Business, Entertainment


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