Kathy Miyoshi

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Drone warfare: life on the new frontline

Just a three-hour drive from Washington DC on the scenic Virginia coast, Langley Air Force Base is home to one of the most crucial components of the US armed drone programme. Alongside a couple of squadrons of the F-22 stealth fighter, the inhabitants of a large, nondescript brick building deep …

Military

Prosecutors Raid HSBC's Geneva Office Over Suspected Money Laundering

Prosecutors in Geneva conducted a search of HSBC bank's Swiss headquarters Wednesday, looking for signs of what they termed "aggravated money laundering." The bank, recently accused of helping wealthy clients hide money from tax collectors, says it is cooperating.<p>Part of a criminal probe, the raid …

What is HTTP/2 and is it going to speed up the web?

The web is about to get faster thanks to a new version of HTTP – the biggest change since 1999 to the protocol that underpins the world wide web as we know it today.<p>Hypertext Transfer Protocol is familiar to most as the http:// at the beginning of a web address. It governs the connections between a …

Web Development

Motorola boss counters criticism from Apple's Jony Ive

<b>Motorola's president has defended its "build-your-phone" programme after harsh words from Apple's lead designer.</b><p>Jony Ive appeared to attack the Moto Maker scheme in an interview in which he criticised the idea of giving consumers huge choice over how their handsets were made to appear.<p>Rick …

Boehner & Bibi’s blunder: The problem is much bigger than not giving Obama a “heads up”

<b>(AP/Gali Tibbon)</b><p>The problem with Boehner’s invitation to the Israeli PM wasn’t merely that he forgot to notify the White House<p>Jim Newell<p>February 18, 2015 3:51pm (UTC)<p>The poll numbers are in and look at that, the American public has a problem with John Boehner's controversial invitation of Israeli …