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Snowden Took Booz Allen Job With Intent To Expose NSA

Surveillance whistleblower and current Carmen San Diego impersonator Edward Snowden was a man on a mission: according to his latest interview, he took a private contractor position with the intent of exposing the National Security Agency. “My position with Booz Allen Hamilton granted me access to …

CubeSats Spurring Satellite Revolution

kkleiner writes <i>"Thanks to the miniaturization of electronics, small CubeSat satellites have quickly become the standard for orbital Earth monitoring.</i> …

Check out these beautifully artsy Japanese posters from The Wolverine

The cast of <i>The Wolverine</i> recently got posters in the style of Japanese sumi-e art for the upcoming movie, and they are <i>gorgeous</i>. I'm reasonably …

Dropbox’s Drew Houston And Sequoia’s Bryan Schreier On How To Recruit (And Retain) Top Talent

Dropbox founder and CEO Drew Houston and Sequoia Capital partner Bryan Schreier joined us in the TechCrunch TV studio for a special three-part series on how Houston and Schreier work together on recruiting, growing as a CEO, and building the company. The first part of this series is focused on …

A&E, History Channel, And Lifetime Debut Full Video Streaming Apps On Android - Cable Subscription Not Required

America's three best channels for wasting an evening have all just received Android streaming apps, with limited access to full episodes <i>without any</i> …

Surgeon Uses Google Glass and iPad To Capture Live Procedure and Stream It

MojoKid writes <i>"Google (and many other tech manufacturers lately), have been evangelizing the mantra that technology is here to enhance and improve</i> …

Raspberry Pi Tor proxy lets you take anonymity with you

Your web traffic is being logged at many different levels. There are a few different options to re-implement your privacy (living off the grid …

Grocery Comparison Site mySupermarket Launches U.S. Megastore For Finding Best Prices Across Amazon, Walmart, Target & More

On the heels of reports that Amazon is preparing to significantly expand its online grocery service AmazonFresh, grocery comparison shopping site mySupermarket is today bringing its service the U.S. Operating something like a Kayak for grocery and drugstore products, the new U.S. version of …

Convince Your Boss to Let You Work from Home with a Recommendation

Want to work from home but face a tough boss? Make it harder for him or her to say no to your work-from-home request with a letter of recommendation …

A Quadcopter's-Eye View Of The Costa Concordia Shipwreck

The wreck of the cruise ship Costa Concordia in early 2012 resulted in 32 deaths and the destruction of the ship, resulting in a $300 million salvage …

Scratch-built desk adjusts so you may sit or stand

Knowing that this desk was built from scratch is pretty impressive. But the motorized legs that raise and lower the desk to any height really puts …

NASA’s Kepler spacecraft is critically damaged

NASA’s Kepler spacecraft is critically damaged, threatening to prematurely end the world’s most successful planet-hunting mission.<p>The second of four …

Colorado marijuana firms at hub of new investment network

Legal marijuana’s sensational evolution is helping crack open a previously closed door: money to start and grow cannabis businesses.<p>Marijuana …

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How Big Is the New Enterprise Compared to the Old One?

725.35 meters. A whoppumental 2,379.75 feet. That's how big the new super-sized Enterprise is. Here you can see it compared against the Galactica, …

Confronting The Reality Of US Broadband Performance

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Richard Bennett is a Senior Fellow with the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation and co-author of ITIF’s 2013 report, “The Whole Picture: Where America’s Broadband Networks Really Stand.” Follow him on Twitter @iPolicy.</i><p>We’ve all heard the story: America’s broadband …

Here's How To Enable The New Hangouts In Gmail, But Only If You're Ready To Lose Phone Dialing

Google may've said during Wednesday's keynote that it planned to roll out Hangouts to Gmail users gradually, but if you just can't wait to integrate …

The Nexus Experience Galaxy S4 is most likely a software modified T-Mobile S4

When Google announced the Nexus Experience Galaxy S4 (which shall henceforth be referred to as the NES4), information on exactly which hardware …

Google Hangouts “easter eggs” revealed, include ponies and dinosaurs

Google Hangouts has a lot of cool features, including over 800 emoji characters to use. Apparently there are also six hidden “easter eggs,” including …