Posts Tagged ‘computers’

Israel faces shortage as demand for computers soars, pushing up prices

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Distance learning for some: Israel yet to provide needy pupils with computers

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50,000 Israeli kids lack basic school supplies, 20% without computers, internet

Over 50,000 Israeli school children will start the academic year without the equipment they need, and one fifth of students don’t have a computer or the internet access required for remote learning, a report said Thursday. The Latet organization, which provides various welfare and food aid services to those in need, said 53,000 children were […]

50,000 Israeli kids lack basic school supplies, 20% without computers, internet

Over 50,000 Israeli school children will start the academic year without the equipment they need, and one fifth of students don’t have a computer or the internet access required for remote learning, a report said Thursday. The Latet organization, which provides various welfare and food aid services to those in need, said 53,000 children were […]

50,000 Israeli kids lack basic school supplies, 20% without computers, internet

Over 50,000 Israeli school children will start the academic year without the equipment they need, and one fifth of students don’t have a computer or the internet access required for remote learning, a report said Thursday. The Latet organization, which provides various welfare and food aid services to those in need, said 53,000 children were […]

Dark Side of Computers, Smart Phones and Tablets: Blue Light Causes Cancer, Ruins Your Eyes and Makes You Toss and Turn at Night

Recent scientific studies show the blue light emitted by our computers, tablets and smart phones can cause cancer, ruin your eyes, and cause insomnia. Device makers use screens that pump out a lot of blue light.  Not for any evil purpose … but just because it’s cheap to make bright LEDs lights which pump out […]

Digital Papers Please: New Reports of TSA Searching Computers and Cellphones for DOMESTIC Flights

By Nicholas West Despite being roundly hated by the traveling public, the TSA continues to trample upon anyone unfortunate enough to cross their path. Whether it is the physical searches that are sometimes tantamount to sex crimes, or forcing foreign travelers to take books, magazines and food out of their bags for inspection, there seems to […]

Grand theft crypto: 600 bitcoin-mining computers stolen in Iceland

The computers were stolen from data centers across the country. Police said it’s the biggest series of robberies to happen in Iceland, and it’s believed to be connected to organized crime, Iceland Monitor reports. “This is a grand theft on a scale unseen before,” Reykjanes police chief Olafur Helgi Kjartansson said, AP reports. “Everything points to this […]

Innovative Engineer Sentenced to Prison for Recycling Old Computers Instead of Trashing Them

By Jack Burns Eric Lundgren, an innovative computer engineer, may have to spend 15 months in prison for saving the environment and recycling computers. Even though Lundgren has a successful computer recycling business, the thought of throwing away or destroying so many PCs was unsettling. So he hatched a plan to copy and […]

Security Flaws Put Virtually All Phones, Computers at Risk

Security Flaws Put Virtually All Phones, Computers at Risk January 3rd, 2018 Update: Security Flaws Put Virtually All Phones, Computers at Risk It’s not that bad, it’s worse. Via: Reuters: Security researchers on Wednesday disclosed a set of security flaws that they said could […]

The Dark Side of Blue Light — How Tablets, Computers and Smartphones are Making Us Fat, Sick and Stupid

November 24th, 2017 By Carolanne Wright Contributing writer for Wake Up World Scientists have long known that exposure to artificial light at night has far-reaching negative mental and physiological health effects. But now the dangers are accelerating at an astounding pace, largely due to the widespread use of laptops, computers, smartphones and tablets throughout the day and […]

Quantum Computers a Threat to Bitcoin Security

Quantum Computers a Threat to Bitcoin Security November 12th, 2017 Via: MIT Technology Review: A crucial feature of Bitcoin is its security. Bitcoins have two important security features that prevent them from being stolen or copied. Both are based on cryptographic protocols that are […]

Unsealed Documents Show FBI Blindly Hacked Computers in Russia, China and Iran

The Daily Beast reported on newly unsealed documents that show the FBI blindly hacked into computers in Russia, China and Iran during a wide-ranging investigation that led to the bust of a global child pornography operation and the liberation of sexual abuse victims. As the Daily Beast explains: During a hacking operation in which U.S. authorities broke into thousands of computers […]

Living beings can be turned into programmable computers through "RNA circuits"

(Natural News) Advancements in nanotechnology and synthetic biology could usher in new diagnostic technologies that may kill cancer cells or switch off aberrant genes. These are but a few implied uses of the recent experiments being made by researchers at Arizona State University who have demonstrated how RNA can be induced to carry out […]

Machine Mania in the Marketplace: How Computers Came to Own the World

August 3, 2017 By David Haggith With 60% of stocks now being traded by bots that fake each other out in order to create buying opportunities, stock exchanges have lost their connection to the reason markets are created in the first place. The exchanges no longer exist as places for people to […]

Parents are turning children into human "computers" trained to spit out facts rather than actually understanding anything

(Natural News) Today’s parents, guardians, and teachers often have conflicting views on how to raise happy and successful children. More often than not, they are torn between being either being too strict or too lenient in allowing children their independence. However, two prominent professors pointed out that today’s children are being reared in a manner similar […]

Wikileaks Docs Show How the CIA Allegedly Infected Offline Computers

It seems that more and more information continues to come to light regarding hacking — not just by your average hacker, but by the CIA and other government agencies, too. Now, WikiLeaks documents have revealed how the CIA infected offline computers using air-gap hacking. Air-gapping refers to a security measure that involves isolating a computer […]

What are RNGs and How are They Used on Computers and Phones?

Random number generators are an often unheralded but crucial component of much of the technology that we use every day. From shuffling songs to keeping our devices and details safe, randomly generated numbers can make a world of difference. Some people may choose to express their surprise at bumping into an […]

An NSA-Derived Ransomware Worm Is Shutting Down Computers Worldwide

An NSA-Derived Ransomware Worm Is Shutting Down Computers Worldwide May 12th, 2017 I don’t know what it’s going to take to convince people to stop using abandoned versions of Windows, but if this doesn’t do it, nothing will. Via: Ars Technica: A highly virulent […]

Massive Ransomware Infection Hits Computers in 99 Countries

A massive cyber-attack using tools believed to have been developed by the US National Security Agency has struck organisations around the world. Computers in thousands of locations have been locked by a programme that demands $300 (£230) in Bitcoin. In April hackers known as The Shadow Brokers claimed to have stolen the tools and released […]

Ransomware virus infests 75,000 computers across 99 countries

     A ransomware virus is spreading aggressively around the globe, with over 75,000 computers in 99 countries having been targeted, according to the latest data. The virus infects computer files and then demands bitcoins to unblock them. An increase in activity of the malware was noticed starting from 8am CET (07:00 GMT) Friday, security software […]

Nonsupported Windows Operating Systems Running on Pentagon Computers

Nonsupported Windows Operating Systems Running on Pentagon Computers April 30th, 2017 Via: DefenseOne: Building and electrical systems, HVAC equipment and other critical infrastructure laden with internet-connected sensors often run on operating systems unsupported by vendors. Even as the Pentagon pushes to upgrade its information […]

“It’s time for the elites to rise up against the ignorant masses.”

“It’s time for the elites to rise up against the ignorant masses.” June 30th, 2016 *chortle* I can’t remember a time when I’ve seen them shit the bed this badly before. Via: ZeroHedge: It appears the powers that be just are not going to […]

American Airlines plane fills with smoke; passengers forced to evacuate

Smoke could be seen coming from the rear of the aircraft, forcing passengers to flee to safety.      Passengers have been forced to evacuate an American Airlines flight in London today due to smoke in the cabin. The incident happened at 12.30pm at Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 3, with around a dozen people having to use […]

Famous Logos Then And Now

Everything changes with time, and businesses are no exception. In order to stay attuned to the ever changing needs and interests of consumers, companies must constantly evolve so they can stay ahead of the competition. We’re not just talking about changing their policies and products. Even their logos need to evolve in order to reflect […]

Iran’s Mosadeghpour comes 1st in rapid chess at Asian Junior C’ship

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Masoud Mosadeghpour from Iran finished in first place at the Asian Junior Open Chess Championships on Tuesday.In the Rapid event, Iranian International Master Mosadeghpur finished first with 8 points. Indian Grandmasters Aravindh Chithamabaram came second and S L Narayanan finished in the third place, respectively. Asian Junior Open & Girls Chess Championships-2016 […]

Hitler WAS a Zionist

The numbers from Edwin Black’s The Transfer Agreement tell the story. In 1927, about 15,000 of Germany’s 550,000 Jews considered themselves Zionists. That’s less than 2%. The vast majority of German Jews “vehemently rejected Zionism as an enemy from within.” They were Germans. Eighty thousand had fought in the trenches and 12,000 had died. “Nowhere was the […]

Beech Marten Puts LHC On ‘Paws’

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) has been shut down by a wayward beech marten. The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) released a weekly report on Friday blaming a hungry beech marten for the shut-down of LHC in Geneva. The furry animal made its way into the world’s most powerful particle accelerator and caused a […]

Former US Senate Candidate: Israel Orchestrated The 9/11 Attacks

Former U.S. Senate candidate Mark Dankof has said that he has proof that Israel orchestrated the 9/11 attacks on the U.S., during a television interview with Iranian TV recently.  Commenting on the Saudi’s role in supporting the 9/11 attacks, Dankof told the broadcaster that Israel were the chief player in organising the attacks. “When we get […]

Could fracking be causing cancer? This experiment’s results say YES… and quite rapidly, too!

(NaturalNews) According to statistics from the U.S. Energy Information Administration, natural gas now powers about 33 percent of the US electrical grid, but the technique that’s used to extract oil from the ground today is much different from the drilling methods of the past. To speed up the process, a high-tech method was […]

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