Privacy specialist Naomi Brockwell looked through my phone and said I should delete most of my apps. Here’s what she said I should delete and why. John Stossel reports.
KENT, England (PNN) - February 15, 2024 - Defense contractor Teledyne FLIR has unveiled its new thermal sniper scope that can see its own bullets fly by day or night at ranges up to 1.3
miles. First seeing light at the annual SHOT Show in Las Vegas, the ThermoSight HISS-HD allows snipers and machine gunners to engage targets at long range while remaining unseen.
Think Tanks are now studying what AI can do and how it can be used to guide the world in the 21st Century. Some of these ideas lead to amazing changes and you will not recognize the world it can potentially build. Is it doable? Can AI really deliver this? Because if it can, it will be Utopia! Rob Braxman reports.
by Joel McConvey
February 6, 2024 - Generative AI could be listening to your phone calls and hijacking them with fake biometric audio for fraud or manipulation purposes, according to new research published by Security Intelligence. In the wake of a Hong Kong fraud case that saw an employee transfer $25 million in funds to five bank accounts after a virtual meeting with what turned out to be audio-video deepfakes of senior management, the biometrics and digital identity world is on high alert, and the threats are growing more sophisticated by the day.
ATLANTA, Georgia (PNN) - January 21, 2024 - On Friday, in a Federal Court In Atlanta, Georgia, University of Michigan Professor of Computer Science and Engineering J. Alex Halderman testified in front of Judge Amy Totenberg’s courtroom about the Dominion Voting Machines used in the Georgia elections since 2020.
Halderman demonstrated in court how Dominion machines were hacked and altered their tabulations.
In recent videos, I discussed the various ways the State and hackers can surveil you or implement mass surveillance. In this video, I explain how to beat that. I will focus only on two areas due to the wide scope of this topic. Not only do I provide two techniques that can beat surveillance, I also explain exactly why they work. This is not a mere "to-do" list. Rob Braxman reports.
SAN FRANCISCO, Kalifornia (PNN) - December 31, 2023 - Have you noticed a charge on one of your cards that you can’t explain? If so, you may be a victim of one of the “tap-to-pay” terminals that are being installed all over the nation.
The television commercials that promote RFID technology that allows us to pay just by tapping a card are designed to make us feel warm and fuzzy about this new method of conducting transactions, but it turns out that this technology is not nearly as secure as most of us thought.
AUSTIN, Texas (PNN) - December 26, 2023 - A Tesla engineer was attacked by a robot during a brutal and bloody malfunction at the company’s Giga Texas factory near Austin.
Two witnesses watched in horror as their fellow employee was attacked by the machine designed to grab and move freshly cast aluminum car parts.
Say it could pave the way for conversations with aliens.
JUNEAU, Alaska (PNN) - December 18, 2023 - It might sound like a scene out of Avatar: The Way of Water.
But scientists claim it's now possible to have a conversation with a whale, following a 20-minute chat with a humpback whale in Southeast Alaska.