Nintendo issues age warning on its 3D games Dec 30 06:55 AM US/Eastern
Nintendo has issued a health warning over the 3D function on its
upcoming gaming console, recommending children aged six and under do
not play with it to prevent damage to their eyes. At a promotional
event near Tokyo in January, "we will offer 2Ds alone to children aged
six and younger as continuing to… Continue
With the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) treating successful cyber attacks by "Operation Payback" as criminal offenses, a new level of ambiguity is being introduced into the enforcement of cyber crime laws.
The FBI was treating efforts by "Anonymous" and "4chan" as an "unauthorized and knowing transmission of…
The ACLU of Tennessee says it ended up on a map of potential terrorist
threats after it sent a letter to school superintendents asking them to
be "inclusive" in their holiday celebrations.
The civil rights
group says it found itself on the Tennessee Fusion Center's map
identified under the category “terrorism events and other suspicious
activity," with the explanation "ACLU cautions Tennessee schools about
observing 'one religious holiday.'"
Public Intelligence, an international consortium of independent
researchers, reports that a fusion center in Florida snooped on Ron
Paul supporters and other political groups.
“Several restricted documents produced by the Central Florida Intelligence Exchange (CFIX) and obtained by Public Intelligence indicate that a variety of protests and political events are monitored by the regional fusion center for potential threats and violent
activity,” the site…
In this new documentary John Pilger, the winner of journalism’s top awards for both press and broadcasting, including academy awards in the UK and US, questions the role of the media in war. In The War You Don’t See, Pilger, himself a renowned correspondent, asks whether mainstream news has become an integral part of war-making.…
SVT's version is reportedly available online free until Dec. 13. The broadcaster may take down the documentary after that date. WikiRebels tracks the early years of Julian Assange, describing his hacking days and trouble with the law. The documentary, which followed WikiLeaks personnel for six months, also includes footage from rarely-seen presentations by Assange and fellow WikiLeaks members at various tech and journalism conferences. Viewers are treated to a…
The Conservative government is set to announce a landmark security and trade deal with the United States, designed to create a perimeter around North America and allow people and goods to flow more freely across the border.
Sources suggested that Prime Minister Stephen Harper and President Barack Obama will sign the broad-ranging…
House Roll Call: How they voted on Dream Act for illegal aliens
The 216-198 roll call Wednesday by which the House passed the so-called Dream Act to give hundreds of thousands of foreign-born youngsters brought to the U.S. illegally a shot at legal status.
A "yes" vote is a vote to pass the bill.
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LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday in an online chat with the British newspaper The Guardian said that some of the upcoming U.S. diplomatic cables address unidentified flying objects (UFOs).
Assange was asked by a visitor of The Guardian whether WikiLeaks had ever… Continue
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