The Future of Transportation

The railway system was a revolutionary form of transportation in the United States.  The Wright Brothers were responsible for an entirely new mode of transportation in the sky.  On July 12, 2017 Hyperloop One developed and successfully tested a vehicle designed to travel in a vacuum environment.  This test resulted in the controlled propulsion and levitation of a vehicle on…

Net Neutrality: Why You Should Fight For It

Internet Service Providers (ISPs) like Comcast, AT&T, Verizon, have spent millions of dollars on Congressional lobbying towards the repeal of net neutrality throughout the last several years.  Comcast is known to be one of the biggest critics of net neutrality today.  Ever since the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to reclassify broadband from ISPs as a telecommunications service in 2015,…

Our Brains Can Talk To Machines?

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency a.k.a. DARPA is the research department of the U.S. military and have made an amazing breakthrough with their research.  DARPA’s research has led them to making computers that can be inserted into brains to restore people’s senses.  More than 60 million dollars funded the Neural Engineering System Design, their goal is to build a…

Backdoor for Intel vPro chipsets?

For 7 years there existed a flaw in Intel chips that made it capable for hijackers to gain total remote control of business computers and use them for malicious purposes or data mining.  It’s called the Intel AMT (active management technology) located on the vPro chipsets which was designed to allow computer running these specific chips to be controlled remotely. …

Kaspersky Lab

A Microscope On Kaspersky

Suspicions have arisen of the Russian based company Kaspersky Lab recently partly as a response to the current fragile political climate between Russia and the United States as of late. Kaspersky Lab offers products such as anti-virus and internet security programs to PC users and have been declared by Forbes to be an “anti-virus powerhouse”.  A dedicated cybersecurity program provider…