Steve Conti

34 Flips | 9 Magazines | 6 Following | 6 Followers | @flatthump | Striving to perceive the universe objectively. Situational Awareness, Swarms, and Metacognizance.

5 myths about Google

Search is Google's primary product.<p>Its search engine is so widely used that "Google" has become a dictionary-approved verb, and the company makes virtually all of its money by selling ads connected to search.<p>But Google's ventures into self-driving cars and balloons that deliver Internet …

Artificial Intelligence

Ground control: Analysts warn airplane communications systems vulnerable to hacking

Commercial and even military planes have an Achilles heel that could leave them vulnerable to hackers on the ground, who experts say could conceivably commandeer cockpits and create chaos in the skies.<p>For now, terrorist groups are believed to lack the sophistication to bring down a plane remotely, …

Secure Shell

"SSH" redirects here. For other uses, see SSH (disambiguation).<p><b>Secure Shell</b> (<b>SSH</b>) is a cryptographic network protocol for operating network services …

ssh-keygen

<b>ssh-keygen</b> is a standard component of the Secure Shell (SSH) protocol suite found on Unix and Unix-like computer systems used to establish secure …

OpenSSH

Not to be confused with OpenSSL.<p><b>OpenSSH</b> (also known as <b>OpenBSD Secure Shell</b>[a]) is a suite of security-related network-level utilities based on the …

Elliptic-curve cryptography

<b>Elliptic-curve cryptography</b> (<b>ECC</b>) is an approach to public-key cryptography based on the algebraic structure of elliptic curves over finite fields. …

TOPOLOGICAL THINKING

<b>How Extraterrestrials Do Information Processing</b><p><b>Part One</b><p>One of the areas in which we receive considerable coaching from extraterrestrials we are in …

UFOs

Speakers | INFILTRATE Security Conference

• <b>iOS War Stories – TECHNICAL KEYNOTE -</b> <i>Marco Grassi, Liang Chen</i>• <b><br>Updating How We Think About Security – STRATEGIC KEYNOTE -</b> <i>Matt Tait</i>• <b><br>Bochspwn Revolutions:</b> …

Abdul Aziz

Why is our intelligence community so dof? - NEWS & ANALYSIS

NEWS & ANALYSIS<p>Why is our intelligence community so dof?<p>Andrew Donaldson says that while the Cape Town fire may have been contained, certain debates …

South Africa

FBI Refuses to Uncover Plot to Assassinate Occupy Leaders

Joshua Krause <b><br>Activist Post</b><p>During the waning days of the Occupy movement, a FOIA request was submitted by the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund in …

How To Install Free, Effective Antivirus Software (For Beginners)

Anyone running a Windows computer knows how important it is to have good anti-virus software -- but you don't need to pay for good protection! If …

NSA Details Chinese Cyber Theft of F-35, Military Secrets

China obtained more than 50 terabytes of data from U.S. defense and government networks, notably the Joint Strike Fighter’s stealth radar and engine …

Ursula K. Le Guin on the Future of the Left

Either we will establish an ecological society or society will go under for everyone, irrespective of his or her status.<p><i>When you're given the opportunity to publish Ursula K. Le Guin, you leap at it—even if you're</i> <i>ostensibly a fiction magazine</i> <i>and what lands on your desk is one of Le Guin's political</i> …

Western Military Intervention in Ukraine, Media Disinformation regarding the Donbass Military Leadership | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>As I am writing this the Ukrainian Rada has passed a law allowing foreign armies into Ukraine.</i><p><i>They are currently discussing whether to combine armies</i> …

Hezbollah bragging that UNSC didn't condemn it for attacking Israel

I had missed this from AP, in the story about the UNSC condemnation of the killing of a UN peacekeeper during the incident when Hezbollah attacked …

UN warns of sanctions after Yemen Shiite rebels dissolve parliament | DW | 07.02.2015

Referring to an initiative brokered by the Gulf Cooperation Council aimed at solving Yemen's political crisis, a statement released by the UN …

Russia is using Ukraine to upgrade and test its weapon systems

There's debate over whether Russia has troops in Ukraine. But there's no debate over whether Russia has military equipment there. In fact, some of Russia's newest warfare systems are there.<p>“All of the equipment we are seeing coming out of the pictures from eastern Ukraine is not necessarily …

Kerry meets Iran minister in Munich on nuclear talks

MUNICH (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for more than an hour on Friday to discuss developments in nuclear negotiations between Tehran and major world powers, which have been at an impasse for months.<p>U.S. Secretary of State John …

Yemen crisis: UN warns rebels after they seize power

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1143000/1143818_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524800240_f2ba92ba3a5ce32a4c1459428fb9cd39<p><b>The UN Security Council has warned of unspecified further steps if the Shia Houthi rebels who took power in Yemen do not immediately return to …

Houthi Rule in Yemen Affects U.S., Iran, Saudi

The dissolution of Yemen’s parliament on Friday by the country’s powerful Houthi movement and announcement that it has taken control of the government has deepened the country’s already volatile political situation. <b></b>The effects are likely to be felt immediately in the region, among regional power …

Kremlin talks on Ukraine yield little but agreement to keep talking

DEBALTSEVE, Ukraine/MOSCOW (Reuters) - The leaders of France and Germany flew out of Moscow in the dead of night after five hours of talks with Vladimir Putin on Friday, with little to announce to end fighting in Ukraine beyond a promise to keep talking.<p>None of the leaders spoke publicly after the …