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Hackers hijack Pentagon social media accounts to post pro-Islamic State messages

Hackers hijack Pentagon social media accounts to post pro-Islamic State messages

By End the Lie Major Pentagon social media accounts were hacked Monday by a group that posted pro-Islamic State messages and threatened American troops. Read more: “Reports: woman hunted by police over Paris attacks left country last week” and “Manhunt for two brothers suspected in Charlie Hebdo attack continues” The group of hackers, which calls […]

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Reports: woman hunted by police over Paris attacks left country last week

Reports: woman hunted by police over Paris attacks left country last week

By End the Lie Hayat Boumeddiene, the 26-year-old female suspect in the attacks on the Charlie Hebdo offices and a Jewish supermarket, reportedly left France for Syria several days before the attacks occurred, according to French and Turkish sources. Read more: “Manhunt for two brothers suspected in Charlie Hebdo attack continues” and “Massive manhunt underway […]

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Manhunt for two brothers suspected in Charlie Hebdo attack continues

Manhunt for two brothers suspected in Charlie Hebdo attack continues

By End the Lie The large-scale manhunt for Said Kouachi, 34, and Chérif Kouachi, 32, the brothers suspected of participating in the attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in France on Wednesday, continued unabated. Read more: “Massive manhunt underway for gunmen in killing of 12 at Paris satirical newspaper” and “North Korea has 6,000-strong […]

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Massive manhunt underway for gunmen in killing of 12 at Paris satirical newspaper

Massive manhunt underway for gunmen in killing of 12 at Paris satirical newspaper

By End the Lie French security forces have launched a massive manhunt Wednesday for the masked gunmen who killed at least 12 people working at Charlie Hebdo, a satirical newspaper based in Paris. Read more: “North Korea has 6,000-strong cyber army, according to South Korea” and “US and Turkey to finalize agreement to train Syrian […]

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North Korea has 6,000-strong cyber army, according to South Korea

North Korea has 6,000-strong cyber army, according to South Korea

By End the Lie South Korea now says that North Korea does not just have nuclear missiles capable of reaching the United States, but the heavily isolated nation also has a cyber army with 6,000 digital soldiers. Read more: “US and Turkey to finalize agreement to train Syrian rebels” and “Researchers predicted Social Security numbers […]

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US and Turkey to finalize agreement to train Syrian rebels

US and Turkey to finalize agreement to train Syrian rebels

By End the Lie The United States and Turkey are planning to finalize an agreement this month to equip and train Syrian rebels, according to a senior foreign ministry official who spoke to Reuters Monday. Read more: “Researchers predicted Social Security numbers using facial recognition” and “DARPA seeking to create tiny, autonomous drones for urban […]

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Researchers predicted Social Security numbers using facial recognition

Researchers predicted Social Security numbers using facial recognition

By End the Lie Researchers were able to demonstrate something that seems like pure science fiction: accurately predicting the name and social security numbers of students using facial recognition technology. Read more: “DARPA seeking to create tiny, autonomous drones for urban operations” and “New year brings 23 air strikes on Islamic State targets by US […]

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DARPA seeking to create tiny, autonomous drones for urban operations

DARPA seeking to create tiny, autonomous drones for urban operations

By End the Lie The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is now seeking to develop drones small enough to fly through an open window and fly up to 45 mph indoors, part of a larger push toward smaller autonomous drones. Read more: “New year brings 23 air strikes on Islamic State targets by US […]

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New year brings 23 air strikes on Islamic State targets by US and allies

New year brings 23 air strikes on Islamic State targets by US and allies

By End the Lie The new year brought 23 air strikes on Islamic State targets in both Syria and Iraq, carried out by the United States and allied states. Read more: “Growth of smart grid in US brings new privacy concerns” and “Simple infographic reveals just how much of your private data Android apps collect” […]