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Weapons Master: a Brief Profile of the Lockheed Martin Corporation

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Weapons Master: a Brief Profile of the Lockheed Martin Corporation
90 Seconds on The Verge: Aaron Swartz, CNET, and 'Danger Zone'

YouTube - GAO Cites FBI for not Investigating Israeli Theft of Weapons Grade Uranium from USA 1/4

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YouTube - GAO Cites FBI for not Investigating Israeli Theft of Weapons Grade Uranium from USA 1/4

Blackwater Took Hundreds Of US Weapons From Military, Afghan Police Using 'South Park' Alias

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Blackwater Took Hundreds Of US Weapons From Military, Afghan Police Using 'South Park' Alias

Pretending That Instructions To Print A Gun Aren't Out There Won't Change The Reality That They Are

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We recently had an article about how intellectual property makes people pretend to be stupid, by forcing us to pretend that digital works act in the same way as physical products do, even though we know that they don't. This seems silly, but it goes beyond just copyright. There's been...
Pretending That Instructions To Print A Gun Aren't Out There Won't Change The Reality That They Are
New York paper pulls map of registered handgun owners in wake of new weapons law

Parents told to beware children running up huge bills on iPad and iPhone game apps

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Developers are urged to make it less easy for a child to spend hundreds on 'in-app' purchasesParents are being warned to be vigilant with their iPhones and iPads, following increasing reports of children running up bills of hundreds of pounds while playing games such as Playmobil Pirates, Coin Dozer and...
Parents told to beware children running up huge bills on iPad and iPhone game apps
Artist Pedro Reyes turns guns into musical instruments as an anti-violence statement
PAX East 2013: Saint's Row IV
'James Bond'-like weapons retrieved from failed North Korean assassin

Google Bans Weapon-Related Listings From Google Shopping

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Google has begun notifying merchants that it won’t allow them to continue to listing weapons-related items for sale in Google Shopping. Searches in Google Shopping for things like “pistol grip shotgun” (above), “gun scopes,” “shotgun shells” and many other... Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article....
Google Bans Weapon-Related Listings From Google Shopping

Mobile App Marketers Get New Tools From AdWords

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Those marketing mobile applications via Google AdWords are getting some new weapons in their arsenal this week. Google has announced four new tools: a new Mobile App extension for AdWords, additional information to the click-to-download format, the ability to see Google Play stats in AdWords, and... Please visit Search Engine...
Mobile App Marketers Get New Tools From AdWords

F-Secure Explains Why It Missed Spotting Flame, Despite Having Seen It Two Years Ago

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With all the attention on the Flame malware, there's a great post over at Wired by F-Secure's Chief Research Officer, Mikko Hypponen, explaining why various security firms totally missed Flame (and Stuxnet and DuQu) for quite some time -- despite samples having been sent all the way back to 2010....
F-Secure Explains Why It Missed Spotting Flame, Despite Having Seen It Two Years Ago

Parents Get New Weapons in War Over Kids' Phones

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Thanks to social networks, bullying is no longer confined to the schoolyard; victims are potentially subject to harassment anytime, anywhere, and from any handheld device....
Parents Get New Weapons in War Over Kids' Phones

Booting Up: Now Elon Musk Wants to Build a Futuristic Rapid Transit System, Go Figure

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“What else can we do with my money?” (Photo via flickr.com/jurvetson) After a steady stream of complaints about hacking and spam, BT (a.k.a. British Telecom) is moving its six million customers off Yahoo! email. [Telegraph] “What we have concluded is that illegal enterprises — commercial child pornography, human trafficking, drug...
Booting Up: Now Elon Musk Wants to Build a Futuristic Rapid Transit System, Go Figure

No, Really, Regulate the Bullets

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In the era of 3D-printed guns, ammunition may prove a better regulatory target than the weapons themselves. ...
No, Really, Regulate the Bullets

A pair of geologic clocks get updates

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Radioactivity revolutionized the 20th century, not only through weapons, electrical generation, and medical applications, but also by shining a light into Earth’s dark prehistory. Geologists in Darwin’s time could only indirectly guess at the deep time they were studying. The advent of radiometric dating allowed us to measure the...
A pair of geologic clocks get updates

Beat up Obama, Romney in 'Infinity Blade' creator's new political game

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The next game from the creators of Infinity Blade will allow players to assume the role of a cartoon Barack Obama or Mitt Romney and beat up their opponent in a political debate using weapons, not words. The free iOS game Vote!!! awards players with a score that can...
Beat up Obama, Romney in 'Infinity Blade' creator's new political game

Borderlands 2 Hands-On Preview

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We go hands-on with the upcoming Borderlands 2 and deliver our impressions on the new characters, skills and weapons....
Borderlands 2 Hands-On Preview
Apple Offers Refund After British Boy Spends $2500 on In-App Purchases in 15 Minutes

Is It Possible to Wage a Just Cyberwar?

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It's time to get serious about the moral questions resulting from our new class of weapons....
Is It Possible to Wage a Just Cyberwar?
BioShock Infinite's 'Motorized Patriot' is going to be super terrifying

Paradise Paintball 3D Is The First Social First Person Shooter For Facebook

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As the social games space matures, we’re seeing a diversification of the types of games being released.  This is no better evident by the recent release of Paradise Paintball 3D by Chinese developer CMune.  The game is a first person shooter, but is actually very social and leverages Facebook well....
Paradise Paintball 3D Is The First Social First Person Shooter For Facebook
Valve removes player-made copycat 'Aion' weapon from 'Dota 2'

Fun Friday: NBA Basketball

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I watched the President talk to Bill Simmons about the Chicago Bulls (and Jeremy Lin) just now. I hope Obama gets his wish to welcome the Bulls to the White House as NBA Champions. But I don't root for the Bulls. They killed the Knicks too many times in the...
Fun Friday: NBA Basketball

Elder Scrolls Online - interview with game director part two

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Matt Firor talks about the online game's PvP system, where his experience working on Dark Age of Camelot came to the foreThe Elders Scrolls Online (TESO) splits players into three factions, and the rivalry between them is what its Player v Player (PvP) system is built on. This is also...
Elder Scrolls Online - interview with game director part two

The Verge Is Losing A Founding Member To ABC News

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Joanna Stern, technology editor for The Verge, will be leaving the site to join ABC News, Verge editor Joshua Topolsky announced tonight. At ABC, Stern will lead technology coverage and do broadcast work. Stern was part of the Engadget crew that left en masse to start The Verge. Prior...
The Verge Is Losing A Founding Member To ABC News

WSJ: Google may settle mobile FRAND patent antitrust claim

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The Wall Street Journal on Friday reported that Google is thinking about settling a potential antitrust claim by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission regarding the use of Motorola patents, which the company allegedly used as weapons against rival mobile phone makers likeApple....
WSJ: Google may settle mobile FRAND patent antitrust claim
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