New robots can see into their future

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Li_vZVpiFSA[/embedyt] UC Berkeley researchers have developed a robotic learning technology that enables robots to imagine the future of their actions so they can figure out how to manipulate objects they have never encountered before. In the future, this technology could help self-driving cars anticipate future events on the road […]

The Internet Is Dying. Repealing Net Neutrality Hastens That Death.

The internet is dying. Sure, technically, the internet still works. Pull up Facebook on your phone and you will still see your second cousin’s baby pictures. But that isn’t really the internet. It’s not the open, anyone-can-build-it network of the 1990s and early 2000s, the product of technologies created over […]

AI brain implants that can change a person’s mood are tested on HUMANS by the US military

Tim Collins The Daily Mail The US military has begun testing AI brain implants that can change a person’s mood on humans. These ‘mind control’ chips emit electronic pulses that alter brain chemistry in a process called ‘deep brain stimulation.’ If they prove successful, the devices could be used to […]

Could gene editing tools such as CRISPR be used as a biological weapon?

James Revill Homeland Security Newswire The gene editing technique CRISPR has been in the limelight after scientists reported they had used it to safely remove disease in human embryos for the first time. Concerns are mounting that gene editing could be used in the development of biological weapons. In 2016, Bill Gates […]

NYPD quietly using military tracking device locating suspects through cell phone signalss

AP The NYPD is one of many police departments across the country quietly using a highly secretive military grade technology that can track the whereabouts of suspects by using their cell phone signals. Civil liberties and privacy groups are increasingly raising objections to the suitcase-sized devices known as StingRays or […]

The Pope says anyone who denies climate change is ‘perverse’

The Associated Press via The Daily Mail Pope Francis has rebuked those who deny the science behind global warming, warning world leaders against listening to to such ‘perverse attitudes’. Francis issued a message to the climate change meeting in Bonn, Germany, and called climate change ‘one of the most worrisome phenomena that humanity is facing.’ […]

Web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee says ‘the system is failing’ as privacy violations and propaganda take over the internet

Tim Collins The Daily Mail WHAT IS NET NEUTRALITY? Net neutrality is the principle that all internet traffic should be be treated equally. Whether you’re trying to buy a necklace on Etsy, stream a series on Netflix, or upload a photo to Facebook, your internet service provider has to load […]

Military Schengen: EU’s new Defense Pact acts to reduce dependence on American military

The EU will now build its own Military Industrial Complex. Alex Christoforou The Duran (Archive) The EU kleptocracy may state that their new “Defense Pact” is all about better protecting the European Union now that the UK is out for good. The new EU “Defense Pact” could very well be about […]

Parents who allow kids to join sects should be stripped of rights – Supreme Court

RT Russian Supreme Court has ruled in support of legislative recommendation allowing the deprivation of parental rights to citizens who allow their kids to join destructive sects, terrorist groups or other extremist organizations. “The term ‘abuse of parental rights’ should be understood as the use of these rights in a […]

Official DAWN OF EU ARMY: Brussels signs off military plan & hails historic day without UK

BRUSSELS has moved even closer to an EU Army after 23 state signed off on a key military agreement today – a move a high-ranking eurocrat hailed as a “historic day”. Joey Millar The Daily Express (Archive) Germany and France are leading the charge for a new defence union, which […]

Lawmaker Attacks Homeschooling As “Child Abuse”

WND About five years ago, lawmakers in New Hampshire approved a series of changes to improve their citizens’ access to homeschooling, but they now appear to be preparing to roll back those improvements. And it’s generated considerable controversy, since one legislator opposing homeschooling called it “child abuse.” Which wasn’t received […]

Facebook’s Founding President Sean Parker Admits Social Network Manipulates Human Psychology

Aaron Kesel Activist Post (Archive) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WN8I9bl3Nvk Facebook’s first president, Sean Parker, accused the social media giant of exploiting human “vulnerability” using psychology, warning “God only knows what it’s doing to our children’s brains,” Axios reported. Speaking to the news publication, the billionaire entrepreneur and current executive talked about what he perceived the dangers […]

The Internet Crackdown Begins: U.S. Senator Al Franken Wants Google, Facebook And Twitter To Censor Political Speech

Michael Snyder End of the American Dream (Archive) Are the days of the free and open Internet numbered?  The Internet is certainly used for all sorts of horrible things, but it has also allowed ordinary people to communicate on a mass scale that would have been unimaginable decades ago.  In […]

Trump Declares New World-Trade Order

President disavows multilateral trade agreements that ‘tie our hands’ at Asia summit Jake Maxwell Watts, Chuin-Wei Yap and Natasha Khan The Wall Street Journal DA NANG, Vietnam—President Donald Trump delivered a full-throated defense of economic nationalism here Friday, telling a Pacific Rim summit that the U.S. wouldn’t enter into multilateral […]