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Hacktivists Attack ESA, FBI, NASA And More
2012-12-11 12:19:17

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Yet another group of “Hacktivists” have seen it fit to attack some government organizations and leak personal data in the name of Freedom of Information. Team GhostShell, a band of hackers with loose ties to Anonymous, announced yesterday that they have stolen accounts from several government agencies and organizations. As proof, these hackers have also posted information from 1.6 million accounts online, making...

2012-12-05 05:01:24

Major changes in the way the Department of Defense buys goods and services are being driven by more than budget cuts. Fairfax, Virginia (PRWEB) December 04, 2012 The first results of research to be published in the Spring of 2013, addressing “Affordability, Performance and Competitiveness for The Pentagon,” point to a very different Department of Defense (DoD) procurement system just on the horizon. The study began in 2009, when defense spending was at record levels....

SEALs Divulge Top Secret Info In Game Development
2012-11-09 21:14:25

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to the Web site for Electronic Arts´ “Medal of Honor: Warfighter,” the video game is “The only game that gives players the ability to be in real world events.” “This personal story was written by actual Tier 1 Operators while deployed overseas. In it, players step into the boots of these warfighters and apply unique skill sets to track down a real global threat, in real international...

US Navy Successfully Tests New Anti-Ballistic Missile Over Pacific
2012-05-11 09:37:22

The latest upgrade to America´s primary defense against a missile attack from belligerent enemies, assuming one ever launched a ballistic missile against the US, has successfully destroyed a test missile off the coast of Hawaii this week, writes Robert Beckhusen for Wired News. The Raytheon-built Standard Missile-3 interceptor is key to the next phase of an anti-missile shield being built by the United States in and around Europe, Pentagon´s Missile Defense Agency (MDA)...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.