Archive for January, 2017


Several Facebook accounts belonging to CNN were hacked by the now well known group known as OurMine. SEE ALSO: Sundance hacked! Cyberattack shuts down box office in Park City In addition to the main CNN Facebook account, which was hit just after 10 p.m. on Sunday, the group also hacked the official CNN International and…

via Multiple CNN accounts on Facebook hacked by OurMine — Mashable

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Gigantesque déploiement policier devant la Grande mosquée de Québec sur le chemin Saint-Foy. Ambulance vient quitter. #rcqc #mosqueequebec pic.twitter.com/ilD3A7DSnE — Alexandre Duval (@alexduval88) January 30, 2017 At least five people were shot dead in a “barbaric” attack on a mosque in Quebec City, Canada, Reuters reports. It is not known if anyone else was wounded.…

via Quebec City Mosque Shooting: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know — Heavy.com

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Now that it’s tax season, many are wondering if they need help or should attempt to file on their own. You need to decide if you should tackle the numbers on your own. Jacquelyn Basso a CPA in Downingtown said first figure out if its too complicated. “If you’ve had a significant…

via Should You Do Your Own Taxes? Expert Says It Depends — CBS Philly

Elon Musk says he wants to help. On Saturday, the famous entrepreneur tweeted a mild rebuke of a recent executive order signed by President Donald Trump that temporarily blocked immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries before part of the order itself was blocked by a federal judge. On Sunday, Musk tweeted an offer to bring specific…

via Twitter reacts with anger as tech CEOs offer to reach out to Trump over immigration ban — Mashable

Netflix has closed on multi-territory rights to “Mudbound,” a drama about life in the segregated South starring Carey Mulligan, Jason Mitchell and Mary J. Blige. The film premiered to an enthusiastic standing ovation at the Sundance Film Festival last weekend. But the movie’s substantial budget (north of $10 million) made a sale close slowly, after……

via Netflix Buys Sundance Drama ‘Mudbound’ for $12.5 Million — Variety

For the authorities, encryption is a calamity. Where once they could pry open drawers to find incriminating letters, or force a company to reveal private records, now everything depends on the owner’s willingness to allow their data to be decrypted. So since they can’t go through the front door, they have asked repeatedly for a…

via WTF is a backdoor? — TechCrunch

In early January 2017, secret space program whistleblower Corey Goode says he was taken to Antarctica to witness the first scientific excavations of ruins from an ancient flash frozen civilization buried under two miles of ice. While the discovery of the ruins date back to the first Nazi German expedition in 1939 according to Goode, […]

via Visit to Antarctica Confirms Discovery of Flash Frozen Alien Civilization — Exopolitics

Good God Taylor Swift. The country girl turned pop mega-superstar has unleashed a dark and stormy video with Zayn Malik for the Fifty Shades Darker Soundtrack. The sultry first single, “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever” has been out since December with an official lyric video but the “official” video is about to go bonkers online.…

via WATCH: Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik in Video from Fifty Shades Darker Soundtrack — Heavy.com

If there’s one truth that the tech revolution has proven itself repeatedly, it’s this: just because we can build something doesn’t mean we should. Take, for instance, Google Glass, iTunes Ping, and Clippy (to say nothing of the smart fork.) Likewise, imagine an app that can take a snapshot of a student’s homework assignment, chew…

via This iPhone App Can Do Your Kid’s Homework — Fortune

Whether you first experienced the Harry Potter story in print or on the screen, you’ll never forget the moment when Harry finally had his showdown with Lord Voldemort. Now, a new poster captures that moment in all his glory.Read more…

via Harry Potter and Lord Voldemort Showdown in This Magical Poster — io9

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