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Russia’s Cyberwar on Ukraine Is a Blueprint For What’s to Come | WIRED

September 6th, 2017 No comments
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Hackers Gain Direct Access to US Power Grid Controls | WIRED

September 6th, 2017 No comments
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Sophisticated but low-tech power grid attack baffles authorities – LA Times

September 6th, 2017 No comments

Police don’t have a motive or suspects in the attack on a PG&E power substation in Silicon Valley last year, but theories abound.

Source: Sophisticated but low-tech power grid attack baffles authorities – LA Times

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In North Korea, ‘Surgical Strike’ Could Spin Into ‘Worst Kind of Fighting’ – The New York Times

September 6th, 2017 No comments

Is American Retail at a Historic Tipping Point? – NYTimes.com

April 16th, 2017 No comments
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Doomsday Prep for the Super-Rich – The New Yorker

March 20th, 2017 No comments

Some of the wealthiest people in America—in Silicon Valley, New York, and beyond—are getting ready for the crackup of civilization.

Source: Doomsday Prep for the Super-Rich – The New Yorker

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Humans Made the Banana Perfect—But Soon, It’ll Be Gone | WIRED

March 16th, 2017 No comments
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Sand mining: the global environmental crisis you’ve never heard of | Cities | The Guardian

March 2nd, 2017 No comments

From Cambodia to California, industrial-scale sand mining is causing wildlife to die, local trade to wither and bridges to collapse. And booming urbanisation means the demand for this increasingly valuable resource is unlikely to let up

Source: Sand mining: the global environmental crisis you’ve never heard of | Cities | The Guardian

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‘Why let ’em in?’ Understanding Bannon’s worldview and the policies that follow. – The Washington Post

February 1st, 2017 No comments

Controversial Trump aide spent years preaching U.S. “sovereignty” and calling for immigration limits.

Source: ‘Why let ’em in?’ Understanding Bannon’s worldview and the policies that follow. – The Washington Post

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FAA orders Boeing 787 safety fix: Reboot power once in a while | The Seattle Times

December 4th, 2016 No comments

The FAA is mandating that operators of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner periodically reset the power on the airplane to avoid a glitch that could cause all three computer modules that manage the jet’s flight control surfaces to briefly stop working while in flight.

Source: FAA orders Boeing 787 safety fix: Reboot power once in a while | The Seattle Times

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