Low Skill, Low Income worker- You’re fired: Rise of the Machines to take over burger-flipping jobs

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businessinsider.com A company called Momentum Machines has built a robot that could radically change the fast-food industry and have some line cooks looking for new jobs. The company’s robot can “slice toppings like tomatoes and pickles immediately before it places… Continue Reading

DARPA Brain Chips to Implant False Memories

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Infowars.com The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is developing brain chips that will implant or remove specific memories from a subject, a prospect some may deem chilling given DARPA’s previous advocacy of authentication microchips. Neuroscientists foresee a brave new… Continue Reading

Google Glass-equipped rifles offer ‘mind-blowing’ fire superiority

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The Washington Times The new device works much like a fight jets head’s up display (HUD), Vice’s technology website Motherboard reported Wednesday. “TrackingPoint’s wearable PGF app gives users the visual aids needed to take their aiming and shooting chops to… Continue Reading

N.S.A. Collecting Millions of Faces From Web Images

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New York Times The National Security Agency is harvesting huge numbers of images of people from communications that it intercepts through its global surveillance operations for use in sophisticated facial recognition programs, according to top-secret documents. The agency intercepts “millions… Continue Reading

Sneak Attack on Internet Freedom: Proponents of Internet gambling are seeking government oversight of the Internet

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National Review […]At both the state and the federal levels, Internet-gambling proponents are aggressively lobbying to establish the most far-reaching government regulations of the Internet. One bill calls for the creation of an Office of Internet Gambling Oversight in the… Continue Reading