Edward Snowden, the infamous former contractor for the National Security Agency who leaked thousands of pages of previously classified NSA intelligence documents, reportedly thinks that Apple’s iPhone has “special software” that authorities can activate remotely to be able to gather information about the user. Read More: Edward Snowden: Apple iPhone with Secret iFeature Allows Government […]
The Kenya Financial Diaries, a fascinating project documenting the financial lives of hundreds of Kenyans over the course of a year, tells countless stories of people who had to forgo medical care or take their children out of school for want of a few dollars. Read More: 2015 Gates Annual Letter.
An overview of events that occurred in 2014 by Rick Brinegar The Bible prophesies that, just prior to the Second Coming of Jesus Christ: (1) A global economic system will be established. (2) A peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians, will be recognized by the International Community, which will finalize the borders of […]
When I implanted an NFC chip in my left hand about two months ago at the Singularity University Summit Europe in Amsterdam, I followed the tradition of our species that a hundred thousand years or more ago decided to become a cyborg. Read More: David Orban Guest Post: On Becoming A Cyborg.
Currently, the kind of microchip implants which is used by pet owners to keep a track of their pets can become an effective identification tool for us human beings in the future. Through the help of these short-range radio frequency identification (RFID) signals, your identity will flash upon security checkouts screens, and if you are […]
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is looking for vendors to run its “National Data Warehouse,” Read More: Feds Looking for Company to Run ‘National Data Warehouse’ for Obamacare, Medicare | The Weekly Standard.
Pursuant to its phased implementation of the REAL ID Act, which establishes minimum standards for the production and issuance of state-issued driver’s licenses and identification cards and prohibits federal agencies from accepting non-compliant versions of these documents for official purposes, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced an extension of document enrollment rules. According […]
The REAL ID Act prohibits federal agencies, effective May 11, 2008, from accepting a state-issued driver’s license or identification card for any official purpose unless the license or card is issued by a State that meets the requirements set forth in the Act. Read More: Implementation Dates Delayed for REAL ID-Compliant Driver Licenses, ID Cards […]
Alabama residents still have at least a year to obtain a new form of identification needed for all domestic flights without using a passport. Robyn Bryan, spokesperson for the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, said there is still time for people to get a STAR ID to travel on commercial aircraft or access federal facilities […]
Nigeria’s Senate President Senator David Mark has tasked the National Identity Management Commission to expedite action on the issuance of the biometrics national identity card to Nigerians. Read More: Business – National ID Card Needed to Stop Crimes in Nigeria- Senate President | Nigerian Bulletin – Trending News & Updates.