Monthly Archives: January 2016

Zika virus spreads. Conspiracy Rumors.

The Zika virus is “is now spreading explosively” in the Americas, the head of the World Health Organization said Thursday, with another official estimating between 3 million and 4 million Zika infections in the region over a 12-month period. “Last … Continue reading

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Iris Scan at airports

Crossing the border quickly and safely without having to show your passport? This is possible with iris recognition technology. The scanning device recognises specific properties of your iris. As your iris is unique, we can recognise and identify you with … Continue reading

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Stingray update

Police use the device to track the location of suspects. The device mimics a cellphone tower, meaning that data from other cellphones in the area are collected along with the suspect’s. When the suspect’s location is learned, the device can … Continue reading

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FBI, Playpen, and Child porn

The FBI in its attempt to catch more child porn users, created a website called playpen. FBI knowingly distributed child porn. “We ran the site, but didn’t post, so it’s ok.” The Justice Department acknowledged in court filings that the … Continue reading

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Burkina Faso under Attacks

Authorities in Burkina Faso sealed off main roads in the nation’s capital after a series of attacks on Friday left 28 people dead and 56 injured, most of them foreigners, as they grappled with the aftermath of the coordinated strikes. … Continue reading

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How Chapo Guzman got caught.

Mexican official says drug lord Guzman’s interview with actor Sean Penn led Mexican forces to his whereabouts. Joaquín Guzmán Loera, the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo, started out in business not long after turning 6, selling oranges and … Continue reading

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China stops Stock Trading

China’s major stock exchanges tanked on the first trading day of the year on Monday, triggering a “circuit-breaker” that halted equities trade nationwide for the first time and put at risk months of regulatory work to restore market stability. The … Continue reading

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