Wednesday, August 27, 2014


OTTAWA CITIZEN: Ottawa jihadi seeking 'martyrdom' with ISIS in Syria  http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/ottawa-jihadi-seeking-martyrdom-with-isis-in-syria

POPULAR SCIENCE: Why Are Israeli Startups Leading The Tech World?  http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/why-are-israeli-startups-leading-tech-world

SECURITY AFFAIRS: Foreign hackers stole Flight MH370 data from investigators  http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/27693/hacking/hackers-stole-flight-mh370-data.html

ISIS Is Entering U.S. Through Our Open Southern Borders  http://www.nowtheendbegins.com/blog/?p=24453

TECH TIMES: New satellite images show rapid decline of ice sheets in Greenland, Antarctica  http://www.techtimes.com/articles/13633/20140822/new-satellite-images-show-rapid-decline-of-ice-sheets-in-greenland-antarctica.htm?utm_content=buffer39464&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=buffer

BLOOMBERG: China Said to Consider $16 Billion EV-Charging Fund   http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-08-26/china-said-to-consider-16-billion-ev-charging-funding.html

MORE HACKERS. COMPUTERWORLD: Shadow cloud services pose a growing risk to enterprises http://www.computerworld.com/article/2598551/malware-vulnerabilities/shadow-cloud-services-pose-a-growing-risk-to-enterprises.html

POPULAR SCIENCE: Hypersonic Gliders, Scramjets, And Even Faster Things Coming To China's Military  http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/eastern-arsenal/hypersonic-gliders-scramjets-and-even-faster-things-coming-chinas

POPULAR SCIENCE: What Will Wisconsin Look Like In The Future?  http://www.popsci.com/article/science/what-will-wisconsin-look-future?dom=PSC&loc=recent&lnk=4&con=what-will-wisconsin-look-like-in-the-future&utm_content=bufferc3df2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=buffer

PLOS ONE: Transcriptomic Analysis of Tail Regeneration in the Lizard Anolis carolinensis Reveals Activation of Conserved Vertebrate Developmental and Repair Mechanisms  http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0105004

BANK INVESTMENT CONSULTANT: Dementia: The Growing Retirement Risk  http://www.bankinvestmentconsultant.com/news/client/dementia-the-growing-retirement-risk-2690230-1.html?zkPrintable=1&nopagination=1

WALL STREET JOURNAL: Changing Corporate Culture Is Hard. Here’s How Lenovo Did It.  http://blogs.wsj.com/digits/2014/08/26/changing-corporate-culture-is-hard-heres-how-lenovo-did-it/?mod=ST1&utm_content=bufferdb5e1&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=buffer

SECURITY WEEK: Personal Details of 27 Million South Koreans Stolen by Hacker  http://www.securityweek.com/personal-details-27-million-south-koreans-stolen-hacker

WASHINGTON POST: For sale: Systems that can secretly track where cellphone users go around the globe http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/for-sale-systems-that-can-secretly-track-where-cellphone-users-go-around-the-globe/2014/08/24/f0700e8a-f003-11e3-bf76-447a5df6411f_story.html?Post+generic=%3Ftid%3Dsm_twitter_washingtonpost

REUTERS: Google buys video-processing service provider Zync Render http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/26/us-google-deals-idUSKBN0GQ1WJ20140826?feedType=RSS&feedName=technologyNews

SCIENCE DAILY: Scientists grow an organ in an animal from cells created in lab  http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/08/140825100049.htm

HUFF POST: Bill, Melinda Gates Donate $1 Million To Gun Control Campaign http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/08/25/bill-gates-gun-control_n_5711529.html

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES: Hypersonic Weapon Developed by US Military Explodes After Lift-Off Due to 'Malfunction'  http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/hypersonic-weapon-developed-by-us-military-explodes-after-lift-off-due-malfunction-1462544

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES: Could Microsoft's DeLorean System Change Cloud-Game Streaming?  http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/could-microsofts-delorean-system-change-cloud-game-streaming-1462678

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES: Cyber Threats Hiding in Plain Sight: How to Protect Your Business  http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/cyber-threats-hiding-plain-sight-how-protect-your-business-1460397

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES: Facebook Cracks Down on News Feed 'Click-Bait'  http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/facebook-cracks-down-news-feed-click-bait-1462644

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES: Lockmakers Beware: 3D-Printed 'Bump' Skeleton Key Can Crack High Security Locks  http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/lockmakers-beware-3d-printed-bump-skeleton-key-can-crack-high-security-locks-1462688

MICROSOFT: Quantum Computing 101  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jg8iCnQTLfM#b07g29t20w14

YAHOO FINANCE: Wave and Tidal Energy Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020  https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/wave-tidal-energy-market-global-204600209.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

YAHOO FINANCE: Hydropower (Large, Small and Pumped Storage) in Brazil, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2014 - Capacity, Generation, Regulations and Company Profiles https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/hydropower-large-small-pumped-storage-192700305.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

FORBES: Teaching Business People How to Make Good Decisions  http://www.forbes.com/sites/lizryan/2014/08/26/teaching-business-people-how-to-make-good-decisions/?utm_campaign=forbestwittersf&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social

WASHINGTON POST: Coast Guard cutter fires warning shot at Iranian sailboat in brief altercation http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/checkpoint/wp/2014/08/26/coast-guard-cutter-fires-warning-shot-at-iranian-sailboat-in-brief-altercation/?Post+generic=%3Ftid%3Dsm_twitter_washingtonpost

MASHABLE: Report: Snapchat Valued at $10 Billion in Latest Investment http://mashable.com/2014/08/26/snapchat-10-billion-valuation/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link

REUTERS: AT&T merges wireless and business units led by de la Vega  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/26/us-at-t-restructuring-idUSKBN0GQ27Q20140826?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews

REUTERS: CFTC fines Merrill Lynch $1.2 million for client fee errors  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/26/us-cftc-merrill-idUSKBN0GQ27C20140826?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews

REUTERS: GM ignition-switch fund receives claims for more than 100 deaths http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/26/us-gm-recall-compensation-idUSKBN0GQ27220140826?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews

CHARLIE ROSE'S SIXTY MINUTES: Bill Gates 2.0  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPy0nWYYCFg

NEXT GOV: Thousands of Weather Satellite Bugs Won’t Be Fixed For Years  http://www.nextgov.com/cybersecurity/2014/08/tens-thousands-weather-satellite-bugs-wont-be-fixed-years/92465/


REUTERS:  Kleiner to invest in messaging startup Snapchat at near-$10 billion valuation: report http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/08/26/us-snapchat-kleiner-idUSKBN0GQ2AA20140826?feedType=RSS&feedName=businessNews

TECHCRUNCH: Seagate Ships An 8 Terabyte Hard Drive, Perfect For All Of Your Totally Legal And Not Pirated Stuff  http://techcrunch.com/2014/08/26/seagate-ships-an-8-terabyte-hard-drive-perfect-for-all-of-your-totally-legal-and-not-pirated-stuff/

BRITAIN'S MOST ACCOMPLISHED SCIENTIST AND ASTRONOMER ROYAL  Martin Rees PhD.: Can we prevent the end of the world?  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tMSU6k5-WXg

MASHABLE: The Australian Workplace of The Future Is Here and It's a Bit Blurry  http://mashable.com/2014/08/25/the-australian-workplace-of-the-future-is-here-and-its-a-bit-blurry/?utm_medium=feed&utm_source=rss

MORE HACKERS. COMPUTER WEEKLY: IoT-enabled devices to top 40 billion by 2020, say researchers  http://www.computerweekly.com/news/2240227341/IoT-enabled-devices-to-cross-40-billion-by-2020

KAI: ‘Robo Brain’ will teach robots everything from the Internet  http://www.kurzweilai.net/robo-brain-will-teach-robots-everything-from-the-internet

RED ORBIT: NASA Selects Proposals To Increase STEM Education At Community And Technical Colleges www.redorbit.com/news/space/1113213524/stem-education-grants-from-nasa-081514/#dZlwVw3XKwZ37mEE.99

KAI: How to enable the Internet of Things without batteries http://www.kurzweilai.net/how-to-could-enable-an-internet-of-things-without-batteries?utm_content=buffer4d1cc&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkedin.com&utm_campaign=buffer

THE GLOBE AND MAIL: Five things all Canadian cities should stop ignoring   http://www.theglobeandmail.com/globe-debate/five-things-all-canadian-cities-should-stop-ignoring/article20131211/

HARVARD UNIVERSITY: Contextual Intelligence  http://hbr.org/2014/09/contextual-intelligence/ar/1

FORTUNE: New Bitcoin challenger launches  http://fortune.com/2014/07/31/stripe-launches-bitcoin-challenger-gives-it-away-for-free/

WIRED:      Radical New Theory Could Kill the Multiverse Hypothesis  http://www.wired.com/2014/08/multiverse/

POPULAR MECHANICS: The Electric Anticancer Helmet Battles Brain Tumors  http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/health/med-tech/the-electric-anticancer-helmet-16811299

IEET:  Can Brain Implants Make Us Smarter?  http://ieet.org/index.php/IEET/more/brainupgrade20140826

THE GLOBE AND MAIL: Global warming could be irreversible, UN report says   www.theglobeandmail.com/technology/science/global-warming-risks-being-irreversible-draft-un-report-says/article20210954/

An Advanced Society, Especially a Balkanized Advanced Society!  http://lifeboat.com/blog/2014/08/nonlinear-psychology

NEW YORK TIMES: Nonprofit Hospitals’ 2013 Revenue Lowest Since Recession, Report Says  www.nytimes.com/2014/08/27/business/nonprofit-hospitals-2013-revenue-lowest-since-recession-report-says.html?_r=0

POPULAR SCIENCE: The Future Of Urban Planning: Zoning For Drones  http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/future-urban-planning-zoning-drones

Shakespeare: To Kaisen or not To Kaisen, To Fukushima or not to Fukushima! https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/article/20140827052635-34427457-shakespeare-to-kaisen-or-not-to-kaisen-to-fukushima-or-not-to-fukushima