The Last of Kawahiva

In the Brazilian Amazon, a tiny group of uncontacted Indians teeters on the brink of extinction. Survival’s global campaign is pushing Brazil’s government to protect their land – the only way they can survive. This film, narrated by Mark Rylance, contains unique footage of the Kawahiva filmed by government agents in 2011, during a chance encounter with the Indians. Email the Minister of Justice urging … Continue reading The Last of Kawahiva

15 Reasons Why Dating A Geek Is Worth It

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In the wide world of dating, there are many options. Do you go for the flashy guy with the smooth smile, or the dude in the corner typing away on his laptop? The following are reasons why I think my fellow females should pay more attention to the quiet geeks and nerds, and less attention to the flashy boys.
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Access will check if your smartphone has been tracked

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Amibeingtracked.com

Tell Telefónica to respect your privacy and come clean about tracking headers.

The authors of this report are Nader Ammari, Gustaf Björksten, Peter Micek, and Deji Olukotun.

In the age of internet for many users, mobile devices provide the only way of going online. The devices serve as gateways to  information, resources, and innovation, but they can also leak intimate details about the Continue reading “Access will check if your smartphone has been tracked”

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Are You a Bad Developer? Take this Quiz to Find Out!

There’s a saying that “a great programmer can be as 10 times as good as a mediocre one”. No one really wants to be labeled as a bad developer, but the sad reality is that a lot of developers aren’t even aware that they’re bad. So, the question is: Are you a bad developer? Take this quiz to find out here on www.codementor.io. Continue reading Are You a Bad Developer? Take this Quiz to Find Out!

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush and his anti-encryption ideas

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Jeb Bush    Photo : Getty

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said Tuesday that encryption makes it harder for law enforcement to track down “evildoers” — and called for a “much better, more cooperative relationship” with Apple, Google, and other tech companies that are building uncrackable Continue reading “Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush and his anti-encryption ideas”

“Female Viagra” approved by FDA in USA (Flibanserin 100 MG)

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Flibanserin 100 MG

Sprout Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Sprout) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted approval of Addyi™ (flibanserin 100 mg) (pronounced add-ee), a once-daily, non-hormonal pill for the treatment of acquired, generalized hypoactive Continue reading ““Female Viagra” approved by FDA in USA (Flibanserin 100 MG)”

If only it was all about Erdogan..

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Recep Tayyp Erdogan

As Turkey sees a violent lapse in ceasefire with the outlawed PKK, the most common argument read in the press as an explanation is that this is an Erdogan plot to create chaos, thus earn votes in a snap election and usher his much desired enhanced presidency. It is a comforting clear cut explanation amplified both by domestic Turkish politics

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Deep Dream processing of your photos

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The brain behind Deep Dreamer was developed at Google as a tool to try and understand how neural networks work. Google open sourced the code, allowing anyone with the know-how to create these images. However, setting up the code on a server is not a trivial task. We’ve become fascinated with how deepdream processes our photos, and wanted to make it easy for anyone to explore.

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Hacking ethics or Fucking ethics?

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Why good hackers are going in prison and the bad ones are making business legally?

Here is the story of one of the most greedy and heartless companies in the world, hidden behind the name – Hacking Team. Read this article from Cora Currier and Morgan Marquis-Boire published in The Intercept

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YES MEN are Revolting

For 20 years, notorious activists the Yes Men (Mike Bonanno and Andy Bichlbaum) have staged outrageous hoaxes to hijack public dialogue about the issues of the day. In their third cinematic outing (after „The Yes Men“ and „The Yes Men Fix the World“), they’re well into their 40s, and mid-life crises are threatening to drive them out of activism forever – even as they prepare … Continue reading YES MEN are Revolting

AADRL Spyropoulos Design Lab

AADRL Spyropoulos Design Lab from Theodore Spyropoulos on Vimeo. Research from the AADRL Spyropoulos Design Lab exploring an architecture that is self-aware, self-structured and self-assembles. The research explores high population of mobility agents that evolve an architecture that moves beyond the fixed and finite towards a behavioural model of interactive human and machine ecologies. Continue reading AADRL Spyropoulos Design Lab