It took the mighty minds and resources of WIRED, YouTube, Stan Winston School, Legacy Effects, and Conde Nast Entertainment to create an insanely detailed, one-of-a-kind, 9 foot 9 inch Mech with four arms to usher in the 2013 San Diego Comic Con. And who better to announce it than Adam Savage, of Tested and Mythbusters. It is ready to blow your mind. And coming soon to YouTube’s Geek Week … a huge mini-series showing how this colossus was built.
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Security software firm Symantec‘s annual internet security threat report was released Tuesday. Symantec reported religious sites were found to have triple the average number of threats per infected site than were pornographic sites.
- Religious websites riskier than porn for online viruses: study (rawstory.com)
- Religious websites contain more malware than porn sites (bgr.com)
- Religious Sites Carry More Malware Than Porn Sites, Security Firm Reports (networkworld.com)
- Porn Sites Safer to Browse Than Blogs (gadgetreview.com)
- Religious Sites More Dangerous Than Porn, Security Firm Says (manolith.com)
It’s a battle between the two hottest tablets on the market with the Asus Transformer Prime and Apple’s iPad 2. Will the best Android tablet on the market finally have what it takes to be named king of the Prizefight ring?
- Used Apple iPad 16GB WiFi Tablet for $270 + free shipping (9to5toys.com)
- Tablet Sales Suffer Holiday Hangover, iPad 3 To Bring Relief (forbes.com)
- Study says 50% of Kindle Fire buyers will buy an iPad 3 (teleread.com)
- Apple iPad mini in testing stage, says research firm (cbsnews.com)
- iPad shopping website FAIL? (daniweb.com)
- Apple iPad 3: Screen and circuitry (recombu.com)
- Does Amazon Have a Problem? Kindle Fire Owners Already Eager for iPad 3 (mobilemarketingwatch.com)
- Is the iPad Too Big? Repair Experts Weigh In (pcworld.com)
- iPad 3 Could Have Thicker Casing (trustedreviews.com)
- ASUS Eee Pad Transformer gets Android 4.0 in US on Friday (electronista.com)
The world has witnessed an unprecedented day of protests against ACTA. Hundreds of thousands of people have gathered in dozens of cities around the globe to protect what is left of the freedom of expression on the internet.
- The Global Assault on The Internet – With SOPA/PIPA shelved it’s ACTA we need to worry about! (toodamnez.wordpress.com)
- Anti-ACTA Day [PHOTOS] (platopress.com)
- Germany Won’t Sign ACTA (forbes.com)
- Poland’s Prime Minister wants to put the brakes on ACTA (boingboing.net)
- Europeans Plan Widespread Protests Against Internet Censorship (mashable.com)
- ACTA explained (seeker401.wordpress.com)
- PM reacts to ACTA protest (andrewazzopardi.org)
- UN and IACHR Rapporteurs Renew Call for Internet Freedom of Expression (michaelgeist.ca)
- airy: Say NO to ACTA! (laquadrature.net)
Last time we talked about the international copyright and counterfeiting treaty called ACTA that was signed by the US and caused people in Poland to take to the streets to protest. We asked if you thought there’s enough opposition to get Congress to weigh in on it here at home. Take a look. Now, we spoke about the connection between outsourcing and the US education system. What, if anything, do you think we should be doing to stop the outsourcing of American jobs to other countries?
- Summary Box: Poland signs treaty that drew protest (mysanantonio.com)
- Summary Box: Poles protest Internet treaty (seattlepi.com)
- Polish Web Sites To Go Dark To Protest ACTA (truthsupport.wordpress.com)
- ACTA Anger: Poland signs up to ‘censorship’ without debate (toodamnez.wordpress.com)
- Acta protests break out as EU states sign up to treaty (guardian.co.uk)
- Polish websites to go dark to protest ACTA (seattlepi.com)
- Thousands Take To the Streets To Protest ACTA (politics.slashdot.org)
- ACTA anger: Protesters hopeful as official resigns (rt.com)
- ACTA: What You Need To Know (news.dice.com)
Two researchers at Sandia National Labs have invented a self-guided bullet capable of hitting a target from more than a mile away. The four inch bullet contains an optical sensor that can detect a laser beam on target.
- Video: Self-Guided Bullet Spots, Steers, and Nails Its Target (wired.com)
- Super bullet could strike target a mile away (cbsnews.com)
- Incoming! Self-guiding bullet could strike from a mile away (news.cnet.com)
- U.S. military developed self-guided bullet can travel over a mile and change direction before it snags its target (digitaltrends.com)
- Homing Bullets Are a Scary Idea (uberreview.com)
- Laser-guided homing bullets can nail targets from a mile away (dvice.com)
- | Sniper Alley ~ New Self-Guided Bullet Spots, Steers then Nails Its Target! (truthaholics.wordpress.com)
- Researchers Create Smart Bullet That Can Alter Its Own Trajectory Mid-Flight (techeblog.com)