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How to Survive the Year of the Hack

How to Survive the Year of the Hack | Information wars | Scoop.it
After three months of headlines from China to the White House and every geek haven in between, this week introduced the world to the cyber attack that may or may not be slowing down the entire Internet, followed by the digital assault on...
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A general categorization of the different kinds of "Hacks"

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AI is coming to war, regardless of Elon Musk’s well-meaning concern

AI is coming to war, regardless of Elon Musk’s well-meaning concern | Information wars | Scoop.it
Elon Musk thinks we should ban Artificially Intelligent weapons before it’s too late and a galaxy of star researchers agree. This week, 116 of them wrote an open letter warning that time was running out.
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The Islamic State May Be Failing, but Its Strategic Communications Legacy Is Here to Stay

The Islamic State May Be Failing, but Its Strategic Communications Legacy Is Here to Stay | Information wars | Scoop.it
No insurgency in recent memory has enjoyed as much sensationalist news coverage as the Islamic State, which has consistently been referred to as the “most
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Countermeasures to a Real Threat: Thoughts in a Dire Time

Countermeasures to a Real Threat: Thoughts in a Dire Time | Information wars | Scoop.it
The mind of society is the battlefield in the current global struggle for geopolitical domination.
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Cyberpolitics in International Relations (MIT Press) by  Nazli Choucri

Cyberpolitics in International Relations (MIT Press) [Nazli Choucri] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Cyberspace is widely acknowledged as a fundamental fact of daily life in today's world. Until recently
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Cyber Security and the Politics of Time - by Tim Stevens. 

Cyber Security and the Politics of Time - Kindle edition by Tim Stevens. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Cyber Security and the Politics of Time.
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New Army technology enables simultaneous multiple drone control - Defense Systems

New Army technology enables simultaneous multiple drone control - Defense Systems | Information wars | Scoop.it
A new level of Army manned-unmanned teaming improves the ability of helicopter crews to track and identify enemy targets from the cockpit.
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Le Mossad crée son fonds d’investissement dédié aux start-up israéliennes

Le Mossad crée son fonds d’investissement dédié aux start-up israéliennes | Information wars | Scoop.it


Après 18 mois de réflexion, l’agence de renseignement israélienne a décidé d’investir directement dans le secteur civil du pays. Un appel à projets est en cours.

L'entreprise américain citée dans l'article est-elle Palantir, Boox Allen...?

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Après 18 mois de réflexion, l’agence de renseignement israélienne a décidé d’investir directement dans le secteur civil du pays. Un appel à projets est en cours.

L'entreprise américain citée dans l'article est-elle Palantir, Boox Allen...?

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Twitter may introduce feature to let users flag 'fake news'

Twitter may introduce feature to let users flag 'fake news' | Information wars | Scoop.it

The move would see Twitter follow Facebook, which last year introduced a way for users to report stories they deemed false or inaccurate

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Analyst: Qatar corrupting US’ national security ‘Deep State’

Analyst: Qatar corrupting US’ national security ‘Deep State’ | Information wars | Scoop.it
In a detailed analysis published recently by Security Studies Group, author and expert Angelo Codevilla, who is Professor Emeritus of International
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Russia’s quiet military revolution

Russia is clearly preparing for offensive operations, but the likelihood of action depends on the quality of Europe’s own defence
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How An Entire Nation Became Russia's Test Lab for Cyberwar

How An Entire Nation Became Russia's Test Lab for Cyberwar | Information wars | Scoop.it
Blackouts in Ukraine were just a trial run. Russian hackers are learning to sabotage infrastructure---and the US could be next.
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WikiLeaks emits CIA's Wi-Fi pwnage tool docs

WikiLeaks emits CIA's Wi-Fi pwnage tool docs | Information wars | Scoop.it

CIA Cherry Blossom malware gobbles up data flowing through routers

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Palantir Technologies - Wikipedia

Palantir Technologies - Wikipedia

Palantir Technologies, Inc. is a private American software and services company headquartered in Palo Alto, California which specializes in big data analysis. The company is known for two projects in particular: Palantir Gotham and Palantir Metropolis.

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Shocking Footage Of Saudi Siege Against Own Citizens | Zero Hedge

Shocking Footage Of Saudi Siege Against Own Citizens | Zero Hedge | Information wars | Scoop.it
The Saudi regime is in the midst of an extreme and brutal crackdown against its own citizenry in the country's Eastern province - a situation now spiraling out of control with rising civilian deaths, entire neighborhoods turned to rubble, and reports that water and electricity have been cut.
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Russia re-examines relationship with Iran

Russia re-examines relationship with Iran | Information wars | Scoop.it
As the military situation shifts in Syria, so does Tehran’s once-symbiotic status with Moscow.
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The Future of Military Robotics and AI 

The Future of Military Robotics and AI  | Information wars | Scoop.it
BBC has followed up 2006’s Planet Earth, perhaps the greatest nature documentary of all time, with an even greater sequel. This past week, Planet Earth II
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Amazon.com: The Culture of Military Innovation: The Impact of Cultural Factors on the Revolution in Military Affairs in Russia, the US, and Israel. by Dima Adamsky

Amazon.com: The Culture of Military Innovation: The Impact of Cultural Factors on the Revolution in Military Affairs in Russia, the US, and Israel. (9780804769525): Dima Adamsky: Books
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For Sale: Artificial Intelligence That Teaches Itself

For Sale: Artificial Intelligence That Teaches Itself | Information wars | Scoop.it
An AI startup with dozens of aviation-industry customers sets its sights on the US military.
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The Western media’s imbalanced portrayal of the Qatar crisis

The Western media’s imbalanced portrayal of the Qatar crisis | Information wars | Scoop.it
The crisis in the Gulf has entered its third week, since a number of Gulf States including Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain together with Egypt have cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of destabilising the region. The crisis in the Gulf is complex and multilayered, and has understandably triggered varied responses inside and…
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Cyberattack causes chaos in computers across globe

Cyberattack causes chaos in computers across globe | Information wars | Scoop.it
One of the world’s biggest cyberattacks disabled computer systems across Russia, Britain and the US yesterday, freezing government departments, disrupting oil a
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Syria: Trump‘s Red Line

Syria: Trump‘s Red Line | Information wars | Scoop.it

I leave you to decide what is true and who is manipulating who... ;-) "President Donald Trump ignored important intelligence reports when he decided to attack Syria after he saw pictures of dying children. Seymour M. Hersh investigated the case of the alleged Sarin gas attack."

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I leave you to decide what is true and who is manipulating who... ;-)

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Monitoring Social Media: Lessons for Future Department of Defense Social Media Analysis in Support of Information Operations | RAND

Monitoring Social Media: Lessons for Future Department of Defense Social Media Analysis in Support of Information Operations | RAND | Information wars | Scoop.it
To support the U.S. Department of Defense in expanding its capacity for social media analysis, this report reviews the analytic approaches that will be most valuable for information operations and considerations for implementation.
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Trade talks between Israel and Saudi Arabia mark a historic first

Trade talks between Israel and Saudi Arabia mark a historic first | Information wars | Scoop.it

Saudi Arabia and Israel are in talks to establish economic ties, a dramatic move that would put the Jewish state on a path to normal relations with the bastion of sunni Islam

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Half of skilled EU workers that Britain will need after Brexit now plan to leave

Half of skilled EU workers that Britain will need after Brexit now plan to leave | Information wars | Scoop.it
The majority of skilled EU workers at the largest UK companies say they are likely to leave the country before Brexit even happens, exacerbating fears of a severe brain drain. 
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