Joel Joseph

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Blockchain to blockchains: Broad adoption and integration enter the realm of the possible

Now that everyone is getting comfortable with blockchain platforms, what’s next? Companies should look to standardize the technology, talent, and …

Blockchain

Canadian police used BlackBerry's key to unlock BBM messages

BlackBerry's big selling point is its stance on mobile security, but a report from <i>Vice</i> and <i>Motherboard</i> reveals at least one national police force were able to bypass that security. A cache of documents revealed that Canada's Royal Canadian Mounted Police had the ability to intercept and crack …

Homeland Security

Apple Case Exposes Ongoing Government Rift Over Encryption Policy

Even as the Department of Justice battles Apple in court over access to encrypted data, the Obama administration remains split over backing …

Privacy

What Apple’s Standoff With the FBI Means for Your Medical Records

The issue of data privacy on mobile phones has been brought to public and judicial debate again with Apple’s (aapl) refusal to create a backdoor into …

Privacy

Defense Secretary Says He Is For Encryption And Against Back Doors

Defense Secretary Ashton Carter called for peace between Silicon Valley and the federal government amid a legal battle between Apple and the Justice …

Privacy
Corruption

Apple challenges 'chilling' demand to decrypt San Bernardino shooter's iPhone

Tim Cook publicly attacks the US government for asking Apple to take an ‘unprecedented step which threatens the security of our customers’<p>Apple has hit back after a US federal magistrate ordered the company to help the FBI unlock the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino shooters, with chief …

Privacy

Record number of Americans dump U.S. passports

More Americans than ever before are turning their backs on the United States.<p>The number of citizens and long-term residents cutting their official ties to Uncle Sam jumped more than 20% last year to 4,279, according to a CNNMoney analysis of the latest government data.<p>It's a trend that's been …

Finance
Identity Theft

Senate Republicans Propose Making IRS Independent, Non-Unionized

Last week’s four-part, 5,400-page Senate Finance Committee report blasting mismanagement and politicization at the Internal Revenue Service included …

Identity Theft

Billionaire Kirk Kerkorian Dies at 98

Billionaire financier Kirk Kerkorian, who built Las Vegas hotels and bought and sold MGM three times, has died. He was 98.<p>Mr. Kerkorian died Monday night, said his investment company Tracinda Corp.<p>Though he shunned executive titles and avoided public appearances throughout his career, Mr. Kerkorian …

Go Until You Rhabdo: The Great Debate Continues

<i>Aside from the Moose: There's a great deal of debate surrounding Rhabdo and as it relates to CrossFit, I posed a question for feedback on Facebook a</i> …

Ask The Doc: Achieving Intensity in Training... Without Getting Rhabdo

by KYLE SELA|PT, DPT, SCS, OCS, CSCS, NICHOLE BLEUMLE|PT, DPT, MS, OCS, CSCS, & JARED WILLIAMSON|PT, DPT, SCS, OCS, CSCS<p><i>A recent</i> article <i>by a</i> …

Tina Fey

The Real Relationship Between Conservation and Rising Water Rates

Changing Planet<p>A number of articles have been published recently which report on rising water rates across the U.S., pointing fingers firmly at dropping national water demand – and the efficient fixtures and behaviors driving that drop – as the reason.<p>While this discussion brings much-needed …

125 days of navigable conditions by 2050

“The Northern Sea Route is predicted to have up to 125 days per year suitable for navigation by 2050,” says the latest report from the …

What Happens When Oil Spills in the Arctic?

A National Research Council report says we're far from ready.<p><b>As sea ice melts and the oil industry prepares to exploit the Arctic's vast resources, the United States faces big gaps in its preparedness for an oil spill in the region, according to a report released Wednesday by the National Research</b> …

The Arctic shipping boom - a bonanza for invasive exotic species

Invasive species are always cause for apprehension - a Pandora's Box, because no one really knows how they'll impact a particular ecosystem until …

Global Warming
Global Warming

Arctic Technology Evaluation

Listen:<p><i>How would we respond to an oil spill in the Arctic?</i><p>Transcript<p>This is Making Waves from NOAA’s National Ocean Service. I’m Troy Kitch.<p>What …

U.S. icebreaker fleet will need makeover by about 2020, Coast Guard says

The U.S. Coast Guard's fleet of two operating Arctic-class icebreakers will be sufficient -- if barely so -- for about another six years, the new …

As Arctic Melts, Shipping Traffic Blasts Wildlife (Op-Ed)

<i>Gary Strieker was a CNN correspondent for 20 years, covering Africa as Nairobi bureau chief and then traveling the globe to report on the planet's</i> …

Marine Mammals