Tuesday, 5 July , 2022

Technology

‘The Billion Dollar Code’: The battle over Google Earth

Netflix's new miniseries fictionalizes the story of two Berlin internet pioneers who attempt to prove that Google stole their idea, worth billions. Two guys in...

Legacy of the Antikythera computer

The Antikythera Mechanism, widely believed to be the world’s first computer, has had a lasting impact on scientists and thinkers across the world. By Evaggelos...

How new Russian-built passenger jet MC-21 took off despite Western sanctions

The first Russian-made plane of its kind, MC-21 has proven its airworthiness after years of delays due to Western sanctions Dec 30, 2021 The Russian-made medium-haul...

The Antikythera Mechanism

The Story Behind the Genius of the Greek Computer and its Demise by Evaggelos G. Vallianatos View First 25 Pages: (free download) Synopsis In Antikythera Mechanism: The Story...

After more than two centuries, Beethoven’s 10th Symphony has been completed...

By Julie Gaubert Oct 14, 2021 In 2020, Ludwig van Beethoven would have turned 250. To celebrate the composer’s genius, this year’s edition of the BeethovenFest in Bonn,...

The Taliban Have Seized U.S. Military Biometrics Devices

Biometric collection and identification devices were seized last week during the Taliban’s offensive. By Ken Klippenstein, Sara Sirota August 18 2021 The Taliban have seized U.S. military biometrics...

La Chine est-elle en train de faire ce que les États-Unis...

par Dominique Dewitte Jul. 16, 2021 L’industrie technologique chinoise a été l’une des plus dynamiques au monde ces dernières années. Des centaines de start-up chinoises s’apprêtent...

Ridiculous and dangerous Billionaires: Humanity must expropriate them as soon as...

One of the First Things Bezos Says After Returning From Space: Humanity Should Pollute It By Jake Johnson July 20, 2021 photo: Photo: MSNBC/Twitter Screengrab Just minutes after touching...

Pegasus: One totalitarian center dismantles the other

Israel’s NSO and Pegasus Are a Clear and Present Danger to Democracy Around the World By Eitay Mack Haaretz, July 21, 2021 “The violation of Israeli settlers’...

Pegasus: How to check for spyware on your phone

Getting access to the list of 50,000 numbers targeted for hacking will take time - but Amnesty Tech have a handy tool so you...