Science & Technology – 1st Quarter 2019

Hackers have been holding the city of Baltimore’s computers hostage for 2 weeks
Vox | 21 May 2019

CIA gives tech rivals chance to take on Amazon in cloud services
Stars & Stripes | 01 April 2019

RT | 27 March 2019

Chicxulub asteroid impact: Stunning fossils record dinosaurs’ demise
BBC | 29 March 2019

Analysts Say Microsoft Is ‘The Only Company’ That Can Provide Pentagon’s $8 Billion Contract
Winbuzzer | 29 March 2019

Midwestern farmers devastated by uninsured flood losses
UPI| 29 March 2019

The Midwest Is About to Be Hit With More Disastrous Floods
The Slate | 27 March 2019

Thousands flee record Midwest flooding triggered by ‘bomb cyclone’ – and more rain is coming
USA Today | 17 March 2019

Gov. Herbert signs bill requiring police obtain search warrants to access electronic information
AP News | 31 March 2019

Video Shows Toyota’s Planned Moon Rover With 18 Times the Range of Model S
Inverse | 24 March 2019

Survey: DARPA Wants AI to Learn Language like Human Babies
Next Gov | 29 March 2019

Survey: Only One-Third of Agencies Are Sending NARA Electronic Records
Next Gov | 28 March 2019

Fire Resistant Coconut Husks Can Replace Wood And Save Millions Of Trees
Natural Blaze | 29 March 2019

infographic: World Cyber Security Scene
Business Week | 08 March 2019

Bill Gates casts an enthusiastic vote for bill to accelerate nuclear energy research
Geek Wire | 28 March 2019

Executive Order on Coordinating National Resilience to Electromagnetic Pulses
White House | 26 March 2019

Newly Disclosed NSA Documents Shed Further Light on Five Eyes Alliance
Lawfare Blog | 25 March 2019

I-SPY I thought I was paranoid but now I’m 100% sure our phones are listening to us – and I’ve got proof
The Sun UK | 21 March 2019

50,000 Warehouses to us 4 Million Robots by 2025
Robotics and Automation News | 26 March 2019

All new UK cars to have speed limiters by 2022 under EU plans
The Guardian / TraderSef | 26 March 2019

Apple, Qualcomm Trade Blows in Long-Running Patent Fight
WSJ | 26 March 2019

A ‘Dark Day’: Copyright Law That Threatens the Internet as We Know It Passes Final EU Vote
Gizmodo | 26 March 2019

New evidence for a human magnetic sense that lets your brain detect the Earth’s magnetic field
The Conversation | 18 March 2019

Deadlines Near on $50 Billion Telecom Contract
Next Gov | 22 March 2019

DARPA Begins Development of Secure, Open-Source e-Voting System
Edgy | 19 March 2019
Know More News | 21 March 2019

Volvo to monitor drivers for intoxication, distractions
Smart Vehicles | 22 March 2019

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Mozilla | 21 March 2019

Science Channel | 09 March 2019

Robots enable bees and fish to talk to each other
Tech Explore | 21 March 2019

Microsoft Patches Fresh Flaws Hit by Hackers
Bank Info | 05 March 2019

U.S. youth rally in Washington protests climate inaction
Reuters | 15 March 2019

The Battle of Stanley Street: How My Skeptical Town Approved a Road Diet
Strong Towns | 14 March 2019

Famous Archaeologist Faked Ancient Discoveries at 9,000-Year-Old Siet in Europe and Elsewhere
Newswekk | 12 March 2019

We Need a Sea Change in How We Think About Roads and Streets
Strong Towns | 12 March 2019

The Time Has Come For A New Way To Do Wireless And 5G
Forbes | 08 March 2019

The European Union’s MANDATORY National Biometric ID Card Will Affect 512 Million People
Activist Post | 12 March 2019

Why Did They Try to Bury This Sci-Fi Film?

Truthstream Media | 01 March 2019

Scientists connect a human brain and ‘rat cyborg’ brain together
CNET | 04 February 2019

Berkely SETI | 08 August 2018

Gigantic Japanese detector prepares to catch neutrinos from supernovae
Nature | 27 February 2019

Northwestern Neuroscientist Researching Brain Chips To Make People Superintelligent
CBS Chicago | 05 March 2018

A major privacy advocacy group is calling on the FTC to force Google to divest the Nest business after it failed to let consumers know about a hidden microphone
Business Insider ND | 21 February 2018

Origin of Life Fever & Dave Deamer’s Tips on Assembling Life
Oscillations | 03 March 2019

We’re Killing Off Our Vital Insects Too
F William Engdahl | 02 March 2019

New Study: How does Screen Time Affect Grades?
One Class | 07 January 2019

HHS Extends Contract to Make ‘Humanized Mice’ With Aborted Baby Parts for Another 90 Days
CBS News | 01 March 2019

Pole locations Check the box tool: Modeled Historical Track of Poles
Historical Magnetic Declination
NGDC NOAA | 28 February 2019

Corbett Report | 22 February 2019

Xinhua shows off world’s first female AI news anchor
Shanghai 1st | 21 February 2019

Loren Williams—Co-leader of NASA’s New Prebiotic Chemistry & Early Earth Consortium
Oscillations | 20 February 2019

China’s CRISPR twins might have had their brains inadvertently enhanced
MIT Technology Review | 21 February 2018

China’s social credit system shows its teeth, banning millions from taking flights, trains
South China Morning Post | 19 February 2019

Open Source Golf Cart
Open Source Ecology | 19 February 2018

Lesson 2: OSE FreeCAD Tutorial 2
Open Source Ecology | 19 February 2018

Web Meet JIT
Open Source Ecology | 19 February 2018

The Latest New Capitalism: Surveillance Capitalism
Giza Death Star | 18 February 2019

UK concludes it can mitigate risk from Huawei equipment use in 5G: FT
Reuters | 17 February 2019

Amazon will pay $0 in taxes on $11,200,000,000 in profit for 2018
Yahoo | 16 February 2019

Elon Musk-backed AI Company Claims It Made a Text Generator That’s Too Dangerous to Release
Gizmodo | 15 February 2019

Writer Temporarily Suspended By Twitter for Questioning if Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Put Her Boyfriend on Payroll
The Gateway Pundit | 15 February 2019

Get Ready for the Pentagon’s Big Cloud Buy: For the first time ever, the Defense Department is primed to spend over $2 billion on cloud computing in fiscal 2019
Next Gov | 14 February 2019

Facebook uses its apps to track users it thinks could threaten employees and offices
CNBC | 14 February 2019

5G: Wireless Industry Confesses: “No Studies Show 5G is Safe”
Take Back Your Power | 14 February 2019

Ex-NSA whistleblower says she and other US ex-spooks targeted Americans on behalf of UAE
Boing Boing | 14 February 2019

McCabe says DOJ talked 25th Amendment, Rosenstein offer to wear wire around Trump was serious: report
The Hill | 14 February 2019

Amazon Abandons HQ2 Campus in New York
Gizmodo | 14 February 2019

The California High-Speed Train that Wasn’t: The Opportunity Cost of Megaprojects
Strong Towns | 13 February 2019

NASA bids adieu to Opportunity, the Mars rover that kept going and going
Reuters | 13 February 2019

Inside The Largest And Most Controversial Shelter For Migrant Children In The U.S.
WUFT | 13 February 2019

Analysts: Federal IT Budget Could Top $93 Billion In 2020: Agencies are expected to spend more on cloud, digital services and artificial intelligence over the next 18 months
Next Gov | 12 February 2019

California Governor Pulls Plug On Statewide High-Speed Rail Project
Zero Hedge | 12 February 2019

Can ‘Big Brother’ technology clean up palm oil’s image?
Reuters | 11 February 2019

Latest Technology Modernization Fund Award Will Support Governmentwide Payroll Project
Next Gove | 11 February 2019

Southern Iran Rattled By 5.3-Magnitude Quake; At Least Five Injured

Radio Farda | 11 February 2019

Apple Is Building an iPhone App for Vets’ Medical Records
Next Gov | 11 February 2019

MbS The Reformer? Saudi App Allows Men To Track, Stop Women From Running Away
Zero Hedge | 10 February 2019

Slaughterbots China is unleashing killer robots and stealth drones that carry out targeted airstrikes without a human pressing the fire button
The Sun | 10 February 2019

The new Picasso? Meet Ai-Da the robot artist
Reuters | 10 February 2019

Jeff Bezos Protests the Invasion of His Privacy, as Amazon Builds a Sprawling Surveillance State for Everyone Else
The Intercept | 08 February 2019

NASA Picks New Vendor For Renamed $2.9B IT Services Contract
Next Gov | 08 February 2019

Cities Cannot Stop 5G Implementation

Richard Dolan | 08 February 2019

Evidence for a new fundamental constant of the sun
Science Daily | 07 February 2019

I Cut the ‘Big Five’ Tech Giants From My Life. It Was Hell
Gizmodo | 07 February 2019

Birth Rate Collapse Possible As Sexbots Become ‘AI Girlfriends’
Technocracy | 07 February 2019

Jeff Bezos accuses National Enquirer of extortion over threat to publish naked photos of Amazon CEO
Geekwire | 07 February 2019

Will Amazon Take Over the Federal Government?
Investing Daily | 07 February 2019

No thank you, Mr. Pecker (National Enquirer)
Medium Jeffrey P Bezos | 06 February 2019

Many popular iPhone apps secretly record your screen without asking And there’s no way a user would know
Tech Crunch | 06 February 2019

The CRISPR machines that can wipe out entire species
CNET | 06 February 2019

Businesses Bought Record Amount Of Renewable Energy In 2018
Oil Price | 05 February 2019

JEDI: Cornerstone of DOD’s cloud strategy
GNC | 05 February 2019

New filing: Amazon spent $1.65B on acquisitions in 2018, headlined by Ring and PillPack deals
Geek Wire | 04 February 2019

The TSA (and other experiments in evil)

Corbettreport | 01 February 2019

It’s time to ditch Google Analytics
Fast Company | 01 February 2019

2018: 3D Home Printing For The Developing World
New Story Charity | 12 March 2018

New Story | 12 March 2018

The Green New Deal Must Put Utilities Under Public Control
In These Times | 01 February 2019

Cloud Testing Market to Rise US$ 9 Billion By 2023
Market Watch | 31 January 2019

Study suggests Facebook users are happier if they leave for a month
Engadget | 31 January 2019

Find used books, rare books, textbooks, new and out-of-print books: Compare book prices, including shipping, from over 100,000 booksellers worldwide
Book Finder| 31 January 2019

U.S. polar vortex nears end, blamed for 21 deaths
Reuters | 31 January 2019

Fire Tears Through Newark Airport Parking Deck, Torches More Than a Dozen Vehicles
NBC New York | 31 January 2019

Camp Fire evacuees likely to remain at Chico shelter past Thursday deadline
Paradise Post | 31 January 2019

Robot that thinks for itself from scratch brings forward rise the self-aware machines
Telegraph | 30 January 2019

Hackers Are Passing Around a Megaleak of 2.2 Billion Records
Wired | 30 January 2019

Residents in Camp Fire burn area may be forced to leave homes again or risk losing $1.7 billion in funding
Paradise Post | 30 January 2019

The Pentagon compiled research into invisibility cloaking, wormholes, and warp drive
The Verge | 29 February 2019

When seeing is no longer believing: Inside the Pentagon’s race against deepfake videos
CNN | January 2019

Jennifer Lawrence-Buscemi on her favorite housewives (Mashup)
Twitter Mikael Thalen | 30 January 2019

Jennifer Lawrence-Buscemi on her favorite housewives (Mashup at source publisher)

VillainGuy | 14 January 2019
Jennifer Lawrence full Golden Globes backstage Speech (Unaltered)

Variety| 12 January 2016

Congressional House Committee Investigates FCC for Collusion in re 5G Small Cell Tower Legislation Which Eliminated Local Control Over Installation
Activist Post| 29 January 2019

PG&E files for bankruptcy after California wildfires
Yahoo | 29 January 2019

Virginia utility regulators have rejected Dominion Energy’s $5 billion plan to deploy ‘smart’ AMI meters across the state.
Take Back Your Power | 28 January 2019

Google’s Sidewalk Labs Plans to Package and Sell Location Data on Millions of Cellphones
Intercept | 28 January 2019

Finally Admitted! “New” Tech Can Beam Voices Directly into Your Head
Truthstream Media | 27 January 2019

China joins talks to strike a worldwide digital trade pact
Free Malaysia Today | 26 January 2019

Clyde Lewis -‘I Hear them with Elana Freeland and Jian Liang’ – January 25, 2019
Ground Zero Media | 25 January 2019

Pentagon probes Amazon over JEDI contract
Seeking Alpha | 24 January 2019

The Financial Secret Behind Germany’s Green Energy Revolution
Truth Dig | 24 January 2019

Is Big Tech Merging With Big Brother? Kinda Looks Like It
Wired | 23 January 2019

Wikipedia | January 2019

San Francisco is a ‘train wreck’ because of the ‘tech sector,’ says Marc Benioff
SF Gate | 22 January 2019

Outsourcing Police Investigations to Google Risks Privacy and Justice
Truthout | 22 January 2019

Mastercard and The Rockefeller Foundation Announce ‘Data Science for Social Impact’ with Initial $50 Million Commitment
Rockefeller Foundation | 22 January 2019

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PragerU: Help us fight back against online censorship and continue to reach more people with our ideas
PragerU | 21 January 2019

Big Data meets Big Gov’t: New IRS spy software
WND | 20 January 2019

Fire damages C-SPAN, MSNBC studios, forces ‘Fox News Sunday’ relocation
The Hill | 20 January 2019

Japan’s popular T Card reward programme is source of information for police

South China Morning Post | 20 January 2019

State Watchdog Says Electric Customers Shouldn’t Pay for PG&E Bankruptcy
Ca Political Review | 19 January 2019

Blood Wolf Moon:
When and Where to Watch (January 20-21):The entire eclipse lasts nearly 3.5 hours, starting with the partial eclipse phase where the first hint of the Earth’s shadow hits the moon at 3:34 UT and ends at 6:51 UT with the last bit of Earth’s shadow slips off the moon’s disk

Astronomers Without Borders | January 2019

How to see the last ‘super blood wolf moon’ lunar eclipse for 18 years
ON Line observing Session:

CNET | 18 January 2019

Watch Robot Dog Deliver A Package From Autonomous Shuttle
Zero Hedge | 18 January 2019

New scale for electronegativity rewrites the chemistry textbook
Phys Org| 17 January 2019

300-foot ice disk spins over vortex in Maine river

CBS This Morning | 17 January 2019

Mother of All Breaches Exposes 773 Million Emails, 21 Million Passwords
Gizmodo | 17 January 2019

A man found cameras in his Airbnb rental. He says Airbnb was fine with it
Fast Company | 16 January 2019

Is your computer slower than normal? Hackers are stealing processing power to mine cryptocurrency without people knowing and are making MILLIONS
Daily Mail | 15 January 2019

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Wildfire Relief Fund:to benefit those victims and others who have immediate needs related to the fires in CA.
Go Fund Me | 15 January 2019

Microsoft continues to build government security credentials ahead of JEDI decision
Tech Crunch | 15 January 2019

NASA Satellite Imagery Reveals Shocking Proof Of Climate Engineering
GeoEngineering Watch | 16 January 2019

US pursuing criminal charges against Huawei for alleged theft of trade secrets: WSJ
CNBC | 16 January 2019

Federation of American Scientists Letter to President Donald J. Trump :1January 16, 2019
FAS | 16 January 2019

Alex Jones’ InfoWars Removed From Roku
Rolling Stone | 15 January 2019

PG&E prepares bankruptcy filing after California wildfires
Reuters | 14 January 2019

NY rapper tops charts with less than 1,000 sales
Yahoo | 14 January 2019

Amazon Achilles Heel: Bezos Prenup Disaster Threatens $800B Behemoth
The Wealth Advisor | 14 January 2019

US Navy moves toward unleashing killer robot ships on the world’s oceans
Defense news | 15 January 2019

A new era of global aircraft surveillance is on the horizon as Aireon completes system deployment
Space Daily | 14 January 2019

CEO exits as PG&E faces fire liabilities, bankruptcy preparations
Reuters | 13 January 2019

There’s a simple reason your new smart TV was so affordable: It’s collecting and selling your data
Business Insider | 12 January 2019

Zuckerberg Funds Wireless Mind Control Using “Game-Changing” Brain Implant
Zero Hedge | 01 January 2019

Blockchain’s Occam problem
McKinsey | January 2019

Rare Super Blood Wolf Moon To Coincide With Total Lunar Eclipse This January (20-21)
Tech Times | 27 Decmeber 2019

MIT Is Pouring Resources Into Commercializing Fusion Power
Futurism | 12 January 2019

Earth’s magnetic pole is on the move, fast. And we don’t know why
News AU | 12 January 2019

SEC Probes Boeing Deal With China-Linked Satellite Project
Bloomberg | 11 January 2019

Jeff Bezos’ divorce drama and those awful sexts: Why we can’t look away
Salon | 11 January 2019

Chinese Huawei executive charged with espionage in Poland
Market Watch | 11 January 2019

AT&T Will Stop Selling Its Location Data After Bounty Hunter Report
Bloomberg | 10 January 2019

Hundreds of IT Flaws Leave the Pentagon’s Finances at Risk
Next Gov | 10 January 2019

Trump Wishes Bezos Luck in His Divorce and Predicts ‘a Beauty’
Bloomberg | 10 January 2019

CES 2019: IBM Wants to Make Weather Forecasting Much More Detailed (Hour Ahead)
Fortune | 09 January 2019
2015 Background: IBM Plans to Acquire The Weather Company’s Product and Technology Businesses; Extends Power of Watson to the Internet of Things
Weather | 25 October2015

PragerU files new lawsuit against Google in YouTube ‘censorship’ row
Fox News | 09 January 2019

Earth’s magnetic field is acting up and geologists don’t know why
Nature | 09 January 2019

The Green New Deal ASTONISHES – Vast $$ for VCs, “New Banks”, Fed Reserve, Nat’l “Smart Grid”, No Oversight

Daily Clout | 09 January 2019
Here’s the link to the actual document: It creates a national SMART GRID
Google | January 2019

Bezos’ Net Worth Cut In Half: Amazon CEO Announces He Is Getting A Divorce
Zero Hedge | 09 January 2019

Scientists Discovered a New Way to Stabilize Fusion Reactions
Futurism | 10 January 2019

Video: The Best Stuff We Saw at CES 2019

WSJ | 09 January 2019

AT&T is creating a 5G hospital
CNET| 08 January 2019

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Veteran MD Drops Bombshell About 5G Technology Dangers At 5G Hearing
Collective Evolution | 31 October 2018

California Typewriter: We treat your machine like a member of our family
California Typewriter | January 2019

20,000 Satellites for 5G to be Launched Sending Focused Beams of Intense Microwave Radiation Over Entire Earth
Health impact News | 08 January 2019

UN Staff Member: 5G Is War on Humanity | 04 January 2018

Vizio Privacy Settlement Moves Forward
Media Post | 08 January 2019

Kroger, Microsoft Create Futuristic Grocery Store. Amazon, Take Note
Bloomberg | 07 January 2019

How Big Is Apple’s China Business?
Statista | 07 January 2019

Google Moved $23 Billion To Bermuda Tax Haven In 2017
Zero Hedge | 04 January 2019

Expert: “I’m 100 Percent Confident” Fusion Power Will Be Practical
Futurism | 04 January 2019

Los Alamos Research Explains How Terahertz Waves Tear Apart DNA
Collective Evolution | 04 January 2019

The Rubin Report: We Are Leaving Patreon: Dave Rubin and Jordan Peterson Announcement

YouTube | 01 January 2019

10 Scientifically Impossible Places That Actually Exist

Mind Boggler | 01 January 2018

A cyberattack from outside the U.S. targeted these major newspapers — which stalled distribution and tampered with computer systems
Twitter | 01 January 2019

Click to see Faces: 195 Gigapixel
195 gigapixel Shanghai photo | January

Gender & Sexuality A History of Cyborg Sex, 2018–73: How sex with robots became safer—and better—than sex with actual men
Boston Review | 17 December 2018

Why Personal Flying Machines Could Be the Future of Commuting

Motherboard | 11 December 2018

National Butterfly Center prepares to fight for survival as border wall construction begins
Arch Paper | 11 December 2018

Why Apple Is Sitting Out the Shift to 5G
Bloomberg Technology | 03 December 2018

World’s first underwater hotel opens in the Maldives
Arch Paper | 20 November 2018

FCC Rules U.S. Devices Can Use EU Satellites to Boost Location Services
IDrop News | 16 November 2018

5G Standard Essential Patents Landscape 2Q 2018
Tech IPM | 05 August 2018

2018 Industry report – Who will be the technology leader for 5G? Part two
i am | 18 July 2018

California Passes Strict Internet Privacy Law With Implications For The Country
NPR | 29 June 2018

Trump’s Pick to Lead Weather Agency Spent 30 Years Fighting It
Bloomberg | 14 June 2019

Top Renewable Energy Financiers Reveal Pathway To $1 Trillion In U.S. Investment
Forbes | 11 June 2018

Why Berkshire Hathaway’s utility is aiming for 100 percent renewable energy
Green Biz | 17 April 2018

Bill Gates Is Investing in a Technology That Turns CO2 into Clean Fuel and technology video
Global Citizen | 02 February 2018

U.S. wind power enjoys a rebirth as solar’s obstacles mount
Reuters | 15 December 2016

Governors Wind Energy Coalition: U.S. Utilities Boost Investments in Wind, Solar Power 2016
Governors Wind Energy Coalition | 11 May 2016span>

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