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Major cities are introducing noise radars that automatically issue fines to loud vehicles to combat noise pollution

September 13th, 2019 at 11:25 am » Comments Off

The measuring devices will be able to precisely measure and locate sounds from moving vehicles, as well as register their licence plates. Noise pollution is one of the leading health problems in cities after environmental pollution. In France, a noise radar has been installed to fine the noisiest vehicles, according to Reuters. The radar isn’t […]

Coming soon to a battlefield: Robots that can kill

September 12th, 2019 at 12:11 pm » Comments Off

  Tomorrow’s wars will be faster, more high-tech, and less human than ever before. Welcome to a new era of machine-driven warfare. Wallops island—a remote, marshy spit of land along the eastern shore of Virginia, near a famed national refuge for horses—is mostly known as a launch site for government and private rockets. But it […]

Bitcoin And Cryptocurrencies are a hedge for bad government

September 5th, 2019 at 11:36 am » Comments Off

World leaders and delegates depart a family photo session at the Group of 20 (G-20) summit in Osaka, Japan, on Friday, June 28, 2019. There’s been a lot of news recently, especially with the advent of a news cycle focused on a potential recession, on the role of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies from a short-term investment […]

The U.S. Air Force’s shadowy X-37B space plane has broken a space flight record

September 3rd, 2019 at 11:22 am » Comments Off

  At 6:43 am US eastern time today, the Air Force’s mysterious X-37B space plane broke a new spaceflight record, surpassing the 717 days, 20 hours and 42 minutes its predecessor spent in orbit just a couple years prior. The X-37B, explained: The Air Force is notoriously tightlipped about the X-37B program. The space plane […]

The fashion line designed to trick surveillance cameras

August 26th, 2019 at 11:18 am » Comments Off

Adversarial Fashion garments are covered in license plates, aimed at bamboozling a device’s databases An Adversarial Fashion dress, modeled by the designer, Kate Rose. Automatic license plate readers, which use networked surveillance cameras and simple image recognition to track the movements of cars around a city, may have met their match, in the form of […]

Is our current banking system doomed?