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Senator blasts FCC for refusing to provide DDoS analysis

Source: ARS TechnicaUS Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) criticized the Federal Communications Commission for failing to turn over its internal analysis of the DDoS attacks that hit the FCC's public comment...

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FCC has no documentation of DDoS attack that hit net neutrality comments

Source: ARS TechnicaThe US Federal Communications Commission says it has no written analysis of DDoS attacks that hit the commission's net neutrality comment system in May.In its response to a Freedom...

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The FCC Is Full of Shit

Source: Gizmodo On Thursday, the Federal Communications Commission fired back against negative coverage of its response to a public records request filed by Gizmodo in May.“Media reports claiming that...

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Trump Nominates Sam Clovis, a Dude Who is Not a Scientist, to be Department of Agriculture's Top Scientist

Source: GizmodoPresident Donald Trump managed to sneak a few minutes from his busy schedule of threatening federal investigators to make official his nominee for the United States Department of...

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Scientists Warn Climate Change Could Bring the Dust Bowl Back Out of the History Books

Source: GizmodoIf there’s anything that just about sums up the desperation of the Great Depression in one filthy package, it’s photos of the Dust Bowl, when over-farming resulted in roving dust storms...

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Ubuntu Linux for Windows 10 Released — Yes, You Read it Right

Source: HackerNewsWindows and Linux in the same line? Yes, you heard that right... and that too, on the same computer and within the same operating system.Two months ago, Microsoft announced its plans...

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Los gigantes tecnológicos se unen contra el Gobierno de EE UU para evitar el fin de la neutralidad en la Red

Fuente: El PaisDecenas de empresas tecnológicas se aliaron este miércoles para protestar contra la propuesta del Gobierno de Donald Trump dirigida a limitar la neutralidad en la Red. A través de sus...

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US Tangles With the World Over Climate Change at G20

Source: GizmodoNegotiations over the wording of the final communiqué from the G20 meeting of the world’s wealthiest nations carried on late into Saturday morning. The sticking point? Disagreements...

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How the iPhone Was Born

Source: Documentary WSJ...

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No al muro: Ideología y “apps”

Fuente: ClaridadEl diseñador de aplicaciones y videojuegos, Carlos Marcial Torres ha recibido centenares de mensajes de odio en la última semana. Es una buena señal. La derecha pro-Trump ha visto su...

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US court grants Elsevier millions in damages from Sci-Hub

Source: NatureOne of the world's largest science publishers, Elsevier, won a default legal judgement on 21 June against websites that provide illicit access to tens of millions of research papers and...

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Ladies, I Know We're All Wonder Woman, But Don't Put Swords Down Your Dresses

Source: GizmodoOne of the coolest visuals in Wonder Woman was when Diana went undercover at a German party to take down General Erich Ludendorff, concealing her Godkiller sword down the back of her...

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This Beautiful Short Film Recreates the Moon Landing Using Thousands of NASA Photos

Source: GizmodoThere’s no shortage of archival film footage of the moon landing—arguably one of humanity’s greatest achievements. But graphic designer Christian Stangl didn’t use any of it to create...

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New York just OK'd tuition-free college for middle class

Source: CNNNew York just became the first state in the nation to make tuition free for middle class students at both two- and four-year public colleges.Governor Andrew Cuomo introduced the...

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Fascinante la historia de la biotecnología en Cuba

Fuente: El Nuevo DiaLa Habana, Cuba - La historia del Heberprot-P, el medicamento cubano que cura las úlceras diabéticas que busca entrar al mercado estadounidense, está directamente ligada a los...

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NSA Leaker Outed Thanks to Modern Printer Technology

Source: GizmodoOn Saturday NSA contractor Reality Leigh Winner, who leaked classified documents to The Intercept, was arrested. The leaked intelligence report from the NSA detailed Russian...

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EU to bypass Trump administration after Paris climate agreement pullout

Source: The Guardian (UK)The European Union has rejected Donald Trump’s offer to renegotiate the Paris climate agreement and pledged instead to bypass Washington to work with US business leaders and...

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French President Emmanuel Macron Offers Refuge to American Climate Scientists

Source: The InterceptJust one hour after Donald Trump announced that he was withdrawing the United States from the global climate accord negotiated in Paris — saying that he was “elected to represent...

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How scientists reacted to the US leaving the Paris climate agreement

Source: NatureNature rounds up reaction from researchers around the world to US President Donald Trump's decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement.Benjamin Santer, climate...

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Silicon Valley comes out strong against Trump

Source: The VergeGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella all said today that they remain committed to the environment and clean energy initiatives in...

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Elon Musk Quits Donald Trump

Source: GizmodoMere minutes after Donald Trump finished his batshit bonkers speech about exiting the Paris Climate Accord, White House advisory council member Elon Musk did what many have urged him to...

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The Climate Deniers Have Won

Source: GizmodoAt President Trumps’ behest, the US is joining Syria and Nicaragua in abdicating from the Paris Agreement, a coalition of 147 nations to combat climate change by reducing carbon...

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A Third of America's Bee Colonies Died Last Year and That's 'Good News'?

Source: GizmodoYou know bees are having a rough time when a survey finds that professional beekeepers lost 33.2 percent of their colonies this year and that statistic is considered a significant...

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Comcast Sics Its Legal Goons on Net Neutrality Advocates

Source: GizmodoA couple of weeks ago, it was discovered that a significant number of anti-net neutrality comments on the FCC’s website were being fraudulently attributed to real people. The pro-net...

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Confessions of an economic hit man

Libro: Confessions of an economic hit manAuthor:    John PerkinsPublisher:    New York : Plume, [ca. 2010] Summary:    John Perkins was an economic hit man. His job was to convince countries that are...

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