Palantir Knows Everything About You

High above the Hudson River in downtown Jersey City, a former U.S. Secret Service agent named Peter Cavicchia III ran special ops for JPMorgan Chase & Co. His insider threat group—most large financial institutions have one—used computer algorithms to monitor the bank’s employees, ostensibly to protect against perfidious traders and other miscreants. Aided by as … Continue reading Palantir Knows Everything About You

Fancy Bear Exposed – Who are the people behind the hacking group?

Have you heard of Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear? Of course, you have. Everybody has. And we’ve heard time and again that these  Russian groups are hacking us like there is no tomorrow. It’s like they invented the internet or live in the Matrix or something. Take the blue pill and look for the girl in … Continue reading Fancy Bear Exposed – Who are the people behind the hacking group?

International Red Cross pulls out of Yemen due to security concerns

Yemen: ICRC withdrawal marks ‘bleak’ new low in conflict that devastates civilians 8 June 2018, 13:48 UTC In response to a decision by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to pull 71 staff out of Yemen due to ongoing insecurity, threats and blocks to their work, Samah Hadid, Amnesty International’s Middle East Director … Continue reading International Red Cross pulls out of Yemen due to security concerns

The Future of Search Engines

Researchers combine artificial intelligence, crowdsourcing and supercomputers to develop better, and more reasoned, information extraction and classification methods. Date: August 3, 2017Source: University of Texas at Austin, Texas Advanced Computing CenterSummary: New efforts to combine artificial intelligence with crowdsourced annotators and information encoded in domain-specific resources have now been revealed by researchers. The work has the potential to … Continue reading The Future of Search Engines

Message From Fight For The Future #NetNeutrality

Verizon has just been caught red-handed slowing down Netflix and Youtube videos. They aren't giving customers the full speeds they pay for in what appears to be a blatant violation of net neutrality.[1] At first, Verizon wouldn’t explain what was happening. Only after they were pushed and pushed by journalists and Internet users, the company … Continue reading Message From Fight For The Future #NetNeutrality