Day: October 19, 2018

For Next Weapon in Anti-Protest Arsenal, US Military Building Plasma Gun Capable of Vaporizing Human Flesh

TTS Jon Queally | The Anti-media | Source URL At its highest setting, the new laser weapon would painfully vaporize the outer layer of skin from 100 meters away. Also, this so-called “non-lethal” weapon can kill people. (CD) — From wood batons to stun batons to water cannons to sound cannons to. . .  frickin’ plasma lasers that can “vaporize” your […]

Secret Government Report Shows Gaping Holes in Privacy Protections From U.S. Surveillance

iSpeech.org Ashley Gorski | ACLU | Source URL On Tuesday, in response to Freedom of Information Act requests, a federal privacy watchdog released an important report about how the U.S. government handles people’s personal information that it sweeps up in its surveillance. Despite requests from Senator Ron Wyden and the European […]

Why We Need 5G’s Self-Driving Cars and Virtual Reality Like a Hole in the Head

Why We Need 5G’s Self-Driving Cars and Virtual Reality Like a Hole in the Head

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Patricia Burke | Activist Post | Source URL The 1960’s television series Lost in Space featured a “Class M-3, Model B9, General Utility Non-Theorizing Environmental Robot (G.U.N.T.E.R.), which had no given name. The machine was endowed with superhuman strength and futuristic weaponry. It often displays human characteristics, such as […]

Kentucky AARP and Attorney General Say Utility Smart Meters Are Too Expensive And Unnecessary. Kentuckians Don’t Want Them Because Of That And More.

Kentucky AARP and Attorney General Say Utility Smart Meters Are Too Expensive And Unnecessary. Kentuckians Don’t Want Them Because Of That And More.

TTSB.N. Frank | Activist Post | Source URL Citizens, elected officials, consumer rights and environmental organizations, and people all over the world don’t want utility “Smart” Meters installed on their homes and throughout their communities for a variety of reasons: They can cause fires and explosions. They can cause appliances […]

Google Is Aiding China’s War On Muslim Uighurs And Its Citizens

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Aaron Kesel | Activist Post | Source URL China has introduced what it calls “re-education camps” for Muslims and other dissident citizens, and Google is helping China to suppress freedom of speech, Business Insider reported. Google will more than likely have to facilitate speech suppression for Muslims within “Project Dragonfly.” This […]

“Covert” facial recognition street lights coming to a neighborhood near you

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Mass Private I | Source URL A recent Reuters article reveals that ST Engineering has been awarded $5.5 million to install facial recognition street lights in Singapore. ST’s smart street lights come equipped with sensors, LED screens and covert cameras already installed. Incredibly, ST claims their spying street lights […]

Biohackers Are Implanting Everything From Magnets to Sex Toys

Text to Speech Voices Stefan Nicola | Bloomberg | Source URL (Bloomberg Businessweek) — Patrick Kramer sticks a needle into a customer’s hand and injects a microchip the size of a grain of rice under the skin. “You’re now a cyborg,” he says after plastering a Band-Aid on the small […]

Pentagon to Young Techies: We Want You (To Come Work for Government)

Pentagon to Young Techies: We Want You (To Come Work for Government)

https://www.ispeech.org Frank Konkel | Nextgov | Source URL Like many federal agencies, the Defense Department struggles to attract, recruit and retain young, technically talented employees. Data from the Office of Personnel Management indicates the Defense Department has approximately 6.6 IT professionals over the age of 60 for every one under […]