Hydra’s New World Order – Captain America: Winter Soldier

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TweetYum The Cold Winter Captain America: The Winter Soldier picks up after The Avengers saved New York City from aliens sent by Thanos and a nuclear missile dispatched by S.H.I.E.L.D.‘s superiors, the World Council; which is similar to the United Nations. Robert Redford plays Alexander Pierce, secretary of the World Council who turns out to […]

Senate committee approves new whistleblower protection measures

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TweetYumShareThis Senate committee approves new whistleblower protection measures 07 Nov 2013 A new Senate bill authorizing the next year’s worth of intelligence operations would force the public disclosure of civilian deaths in drone strikes and add protections for spy-sector whistleblowers that are being hailed by advocates. The bill, which was approved in the Senate intelligence […]

Maple Seed Drones Will Swarm the Future

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TweetYumShareThis Maple Seed Drones Will Swarm the Future [Not if enough people *blow them out of the sky.*] 04 Jul 2012 Imagine a cheap, tiny, hovering aerial drone capable of being launched with the flick of a person’s wrist and able to provide manipulable 360-degree surveillance views. It’s real, it’s inspired by maple seeds, and […]

Drones vulnerable to terrorist hijacking, researchers say

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TweetYumShareThis Drones vulnerable to terrorist hijacking, researchers say 25 Jun 2012 A small surveillance drone flies over an Austin stadium, diligently following a series of GPS waypoints that have been programmed into its flight computer. Then, as if some phantom has given the drone a self-destruct order, it hurtles toward the ground… Professor Todd Humphreys […]

Congress Should Ban Armed Drones Before Cops in Texas Deploy One

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TweetYum (THE ATLANTIC)   A deputy in the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department says his agency is thinking of adding tear gas or rubber bullets to the aircraft it already owns. You’d think Montgomery County, Texas, would’ve learned its lesson. In 2011, when its Sheriff’s Office was preparing to become the first police agency in America to […]