Technological Revolution

Free thinking is now a mental illness

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 11/03/2010 - 22:13

October 14, 2010 - Is nonconformity and freethinking a mental illness?  According to the newest addition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV), it certainly is. The manual identifies a new mental illness called “oppositional defiant disorder” or ODD. Defined as an “ongoing pattern of disobedient, hostile and defiant behavior,” symptoms include questioning authority, negativity, defiance, argumentativeness, and being easily annoyed.

Egyptian mummies prove cancer is man-made

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 11/03/2010 - 22:11

LONDON, England - October 15, 2010 - Cancer is the bane of the modern world. It kills millions of people annually. Yet there is almost no trace of the insidious killer among the remains of ancient peoples.

This incredible epiphany rocked researchers on their heels. Ancient people simply didn't die from any cancer-related diseases.

Scientist declares alien signal sent from extrasolar planet

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 10/27/2010 - 20:45

SYDNEY, Australia - October 11, 2010 - Ragbir Bhathal, an astrophysicist at the University of Western Sydney, claims the light pulses he detected in December 2008 are from the region of space where the extrasolar planet Gliese 581g orbits a red dwarf star.

Recently, Gliese 581g was declared 100% certain to have life. Now the question has been raised, is it intelligent life?

What your cell phone could be telling the government

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 10/06/2010 - 15:14

NEW YORK - September 16, 2010 - Smart phones do many things these days: surf the Internet, send e-mail, take photos and video, and send and receive calls. But one thing they can do that phone companies don't advertise is spy on you.

As long as you don't leave home without your phone, that handy gadget keeps a record of everywhere you go - a record the government can then get from your telephone company.

New web site one more nail in privacy’s coffin

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 09/29/2010 - 21:10

September 17, 2010 - A new web site and smart phone app connect license plates with an e-mail address, allowing businesses to track customers, drivers to connect with each other, and road rage to reach new heights. In doing so, Bump.com, which launched this week, throws open the doors of one of this country’s last private places: your car.

Make clothes out of a can with spray-on fabric

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 09/29/2010 - 21:04

September 16, 2010 - Tight-fitting T-shirts and hipster jeans would get even snugger if you could just spray them on.

That idea just got a little less far-fetched. A liquid mixture developed by Imperial College London and a company called Fabrican lets you spray clothes directly onto your body, using aerosol technology.

Robotics breakthrough: scientists make artificial skin

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 09/22/2010 - 18:08

SYDNEY, Australia - September 13, 2010 - Boiotech wizards have engineered electronic skin that can sense touch, in a major step towards next-generation robotics and prosthetic limbs.

The lab-tested material responds to almost the same pressures as human skin and with the same speed, they reported in the British journal Nature Materials.

Could the musical scale be used for mind control?

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 09/08/2010 - 20:55

August 31, 2010 - Vibration throughout the frequency spectrum of sound, heat, and light, is the organizational principle of matter.  Sound is the organizational principle of our Universe, of physical matter and most importantly, living matter.

The science of Cymatics illustrates that when sound waves move thru a physical medium (air, water, sand, metallic particles, etc.) the frequency of the waves has a direct effect upon the structures that are created by the sound waves as they pass thru that particular medium.

Drugs found in drinking water throughout the United States (MUST SEE)

Submitted by Freedomman on Wed, 08/04/2010 - 21:05

According to a recent series of tests conducted by the Associated Press National Investigation Team, over 41 million people are currently drinking treated water that contains countless pharmaceutical poisonous drugs; and while the testing was comprehensive it did not cover the entire country. We are allowing the poisoning of our water, and all approved by our federal government! When is enough, enough? Revolution Now! Independence Forever!

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How to camouflage yourself from facial recognition technology

Submitted by Freedomman on Tue, 07/13/2010 - 20:29

NEW YORK - July 2, 2010 - The day when you’ll be able to hold up your phone and identify a stranger through a viewfinder is getting closer.

Google’s Goggles, a mobile app for visual search, has a facial recognition version unreleased to the public, while Israeli startup Face.com’s technology can tag people’s faces in Facebook photos. Facebook even released a basic version of face detection last night, although it doesn’t have recognition.

So in a world where technology chips away at our ability to remain anonymous, how does one reclaim some semblance of control?

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