11 Governments Are Meeting in Peru to Figure Out How They Can Control the...

Motherboard | The Electronic Frontier Foundation is calling this the “biggest global threat to the internet since ACTA.”

The US Government has Been Running a Quantum Internet for Over Two Years

Top Info Post | It’s a perfectly secure Internet that by definition cannot be penetrated by wiretaps and eavesdropping — and the US government has been sitting on it for the last two-and-a-half years.

Namecoin: Cryptographic Login That Doesn’t Suck

John Light | For the uninitiated, Namecoin is a decentralized, peer-to-peer naming system based on the cryptocurrency technology pioneered by Bitcoin. The use-case for Namecoin I’m about to describe was originally inspired by a post made by Joe Cascio called “Collateralized ID: Using Bitcoin To Suppress Sockpuppets.”

Brazilian Atlantis: Scientists Discover Traces of Sunken Continent Under Atlantic Ocean

RT | Granite formed on dry land has been discovered beneath the ocean off the coast of Brazil. Scientists suggest that it might be part of a sunken continent which disappeared millions of years ago and already branded it ‘Brazilian Atlantis’.

BREAKING: 3D Printable Gun Ordered to Shut Down by Government

Adan Salazar | Defense Distributed is complying, DefCad.org back up after removing file

“Connected Universe” Theory Reveals Potential New Source Of Energy

Intellihub | New "Connected Universe" Theory Offers Alternative Explanation Of Gravity And Mass, Revealing Potential New Source Of Energy

Megaupload Launches Frontal Attack on White House Corruption

Torrent Freak | Titled “The United States vs You (and Kim Dotcom)” and written by Megaupload lawyers Ira Rothken and Robert Amsterdam, the paper accuses the Obama administration of being a pawn of big corporations.

Syrian Internet Goes Dark, Leaving Questions and Uncertainty

EFF | This is not the first time Syria has suffered an Internet shut down. In November 2012, Syria suffered a severe Internet black out. And as the violence in the region has escalated, we’ve documented campaigns of targeted malware attacks against Syrian activists.

Netflix Says It’s ‘Killing’ BitTorrent Traffic

Torrent Freak | Video streaming giant Netflix believes that making content available is the best way to beat online piracy, and the company has data to back this up.

SIRIUS: Is The 6 Inch Physical Specimen Human or Alien?

Arjen | In the new documentary ‘Sirius’ a team of researchers studies a physical specimen that was obtained from Chile. Is the 6 inch physical body of human or alien decent?

The World’s Biggest Tesla Coil Goes Live in Arkansas (Video)

dev-test.intellihub.com | This Tesla Coil demonstration was held at the Mid-America Science Museum in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

The Government Is Planting Child Porn On Your Computer

Amber Harrison | A new virus has been catalogued, and it appears to be planting and distributing child pornography files. Hackers? No. The government is planting child porn on your computer, or so an alert published today indicates.

Intellihub to Launch UFO Investigation In Denver

Shepard Ambellas & JG Vibes | Local reporter Heidi Hemmat, Fox 31, has brought forth some heavy information to the general public after interviewing a local man that has filmed flying objects on camera.

Study Reveals Cannibalism in First US Colony

Aljazeera | Bones of girl known to researchers as 'Jane' offer direct proof of cannibalism at English colony in Virginia.

Don’t Let Patents Kill 3D Printing

Mike Masnick | One of the reasons why 3D printing is suddenly on the cusp of going mainstream is the expiration of some key patents that have held the technology back for decades.

The Copyright Monopoly Was Always Intended To Prevent Freedom Of Expression

Rick Falkvinge | When Queen Mary I created the copyright monopoly on May 4, 1557, it was a purebred censorship mechanism: in exchange for a lucrative monopoly on printing, the London Company of Stationers agreed to let anything printed first pass by the royal censors.

North Korea Pirates Spy Tools and Porn on BitTorrent

Torrent Freak | TorrentFreak decided to take a deeper look at the BitTorrent downloads that can be traced back to North Korean IP-addresses and the results are intriguing, yet expected.

Hacker Demonstrates How to Hijack an Airplane Using an Android App

Shawn Knight | A security consultant by the name of Hugo Teso claims he has created an Android app called PlaneSploit that would allow him to remotely attack and hijack commercial aircraft.

CISPA’s Sponsor Can’t Even Keep His Story Straight About NSA Having Access To Your...

Mike Masnick | CISPA's sponsors are doing the same thing they did last year when confronted with serious opposition to a terrible bill: they start lying about it.

CISPA Passes Markup Phase, But It Doesn’t Look Like Much Was Fixed

Leigh Beadon | As expected, CISPA passed the House Intelligence Committee today after a closed markup session.

IRS Claims it Can Read Your E-Mail Without a Warrant

Declan McCullagh | The ACLU has obtained internal IRS documents that say Americans enjoy "generally no privacy" in their e-mail messages, Facebook chats, and other electronic communications.

Denver Airport Whistleblower: ‘Underground Tunnels, Structures and Buried Runways Exist’

Shepard Ambellas | According to a former construction worker who allegedly took part in the construction of an underground section on the Denver International Airport (DIA) in the 1990's named, Stu Webb, a massive 2.5-3 mile long tunnel system exist in and around the DIA complex.

You Hack Me, I Hack You: Israeli Hackers Break Alleged Anonymous Website

RT | Israeli hackers and Anonymous continue their cyber strife.

US Lags Far Behind with Renewable Energy Technologies as Portugal is Now 70% Sustainable

Shepard Ambellas | | The United States used to be known as the greatest nation in the world, now on many fronts it appears to be a failure as simple yet important concepts are being ignored by our nations leaders as they fight to strip our civil rights, surveil us and impose more measures of control over the populace.

Supporters Say All The Wrong Things to Try and Pass CISPA

EFF | Ever since reintroducing CISPA, the so-called "cybersecurity bill," its supporters promote the bill with craftily worded or just plain misleading claims.

Wikipedia Outraged: French Intelligence Orders to Remove ‘Classified’ Content

RT | The company behind the world’s largest online encyclopedia, Wikipedia, claims a French intelligence agency summoned one of its volunteers, forcing him to delete content after the website turned down their request to remove ‘classified’ information.

‘PETMAN’ and ‘BIGDOG’ Robots to Become Legalized Domestic Hunter Seeker Drones

Shepard Ambellas | Boston Dynamics and the Department of Defense has teamed up to give the DOD's chemical and biological program just what they ordered, a life like humanoid robot named the PETMAN.

Creating a Secure Personal Cloud Community

John Light | The research has been done and the results are in: people want to share, but they also want control of their privacy.

Icelandic Politicians Ignore Crowdsourced Constitution; Pirate Party Rejoices

Glyn Moody | Techdirt has been following the fascinating saga of Iceland's crowdsourced constitution for nearly two years. Back in October 2012, we noted that Icelandic citizens gave it a pretty big thumbs up.

DEA Accused Of Leaking Misleading Info Falsely Implying That It Can’t Read Apple iMessages

Mike Masnick | This is an update on yesterday's story about the DEA and encrypted Iphone messaging.