Obama’s EPA has grand visions of controlling everything under the sun: soot, road dust, rainwater runoff, pesticides, chlorine, methane, ozone, chloroflourocarbons, and, most especially, CO2 — human breath — which, far from being a pollutant, is a beneficial gas that is essential for plant life on this planet.
When Sony Pictures Entertainment was hacked late last month, they — and many in the news media — were quick to blame North Korea. The New American reported that a mysterious hacktivist group calling itself the Guardians of Peace (GOP) was probably behind the attack. Recent leaks now verify that.
Microsoft is reporting that a recent Windows update is causing serious problems with many computers that have received it as an automatic update.
Facebook is arguing before the New York Court of Appeals that it should be able to challenge warrants for users' account and profile information before being compelled to simply comply. The outcome of this case will impact the way digital privacy rights are understood by the courts.