Current Events

Covid Pandemic Science

How COVID-19 is Tracked via Sewage

Sewers were one of the earliest and most impactful advents of public health in urban areas, and it’s exciting that we’re still finding new ways to use them to that end.

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Current Events Security

How Cyberwarfare Actually Works

With the war in Ukraine continuing into a likely stalemate, the chances of an all out Cyber War increase as Russian forces seek to gain an edge in any way they can. Unfortunately, in a cyberwar the front lines are as close to you as your phone is. But how would a cyberwar actually play […]

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Current Events Interesting

Disinformation and Fooled by Randomness

Disinformation artists confuse you by focusing on noise over signal by playing on saliency, the same effect as the one discussed in Fooled by Randomness. We mistake the particular for the general, details for the ensemble, and noise for signal –all from the same mental bias.

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Current Events

Why Elon Musk Became Twitter’s Largest Shareholder

By now you most certainly have heard that Elon Musk becoming the largest shareholder in Twitter and has earned himself a spot on their board. What and why did this happen and what can we expect next?

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Current Events

Ukraine Fog of War: What’s Really Happening?

Sure, you don’t come here to read about the war in Ukraine or other geo-political banter. However, here is an interesting analysis of the current situation in Ukraine by a former US infantry man. The third week of the Russian invasion of Ukraine is covered in the fog of war and that can be confusing. […]

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Current Events

What the War in Ukraine Means for the World Order

In this conversation, political analyst Ian Bremmer takes a closer look at the global implications of the war, including NATO and the EU’s renewed sense of purpose, the spiral of escalation, energy politics and the significant, potentially permanent shifts in the world order.

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Current Events Security

Cyberwarfare: Ukraine vs Russia – ThreatWire

ThreatWire is a weekly news journalism show covering cybersecurity topics for network admins, information security professionals, and consumers.

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Current Events Security

The Largest Cyberwar In History Is Happening Right Now

Mutahar explains the gravity of the current world situation. This time we I wanted to share some developments in the world of Computer safety with you and talk about just how so many companies and organizations are seeing the next generation of malware and how you possibly can be affected from the fallout. Thanks for […]

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Current Events Hardware

Why Russia Can’t Replace TSMC

In late February 2022, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company or TSMC announced that it would halt shipments to Russia per a new round of sanctions. The TSMC halt ended shipments from fabless companies like Baikal, MCST, Yadro and STC Module. Intel and AMD have stopped their shipments to Russia as well. In recent years, Russia has […]

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