Posts Tagged ‘Tech’
 

 
 

A Quick Primer On America’s Spaceports

Going to space is getting easier all the time. For anyone willing to trade giant piles of ephemeral cash for a few short minutes outside the atmosphere, here is a handy map of all American spaceports, released in February by th...
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NSA Has Secretly Been Hacking, Cracking, And Circumventing Encryption For Years

Newly disclosed documents from leaker-on-the-run Edward Snowden reveal that the National Security Agency has been fighting a secret war on encryption…and winning. We wrote about secure email options a while ago, most of w...
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Drones Are Now Delivering Packages In One Chinese City

After a user on the Chinese social media site Weibo posted about seeing flying robots with the SF Express logo, the delivery company admitted that it has begun trials of package-delivery drones in the city of Dongguan in southe...
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Is War Really In Decline?

Just over a century ago, Europe embarked on the first of two ugly, horrendous, horribly violent world wars. Since 1945, despite half of a century of nuclear standoff, multiple smaller conflicts, and the birth of dozens of new n...
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Algoraves Are The Nerdiest Way To Get Your Dance On

Nerds, gather at the dance party! It’s time to algorave. Meaning the DJs will be spinning algorithms, not just dropping beats. At an algorave, DJs compose musical algorithms live to create ‚Äúsounds wholly or predominantl...
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Which NATO Weapons Could Strike Syria? [Infographic]

The United States and its allies are considering an attack against Syria’s government. Such an attack is limited only by the people, aircraft, ships, and vehicles available in the area, so when the U.S. Navy moves more sh...
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