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NOTHING TO HIDE – mass surveillance documentary film

NOTHING TO HIDE is a documentary film dealing with mass surveillance and its acceptance in the public through the "I have nothing to hide"...

NUKEMAP: nuclear weapons effects data

NUKEMAP is an interactive map using Google Maps API and unclassified nuclear weapons effects data, created by Alex Wellerstein, a historian of science at...

First ever recording of computer music

Earliest known recording of computer-generated music in Alan Turing's Computing Machine Laboratory in Manchester 1951 on the Ferranti Mark 1. "The story began with Christopher Strachey...

Solar Ship: aircraft that fly anywhere

  Solar Ship Inc born in 2006 to build aircraft that fly anywhere without the need for fuel, roads or infrastructure. Since 2006, Solar Ship has...

Donald Trump’s conflicts of interest

When Americans talk about corruption in politics, they usually mean the outsize influence corporations and the wealthy can exert in politics through campaign donations....

IFF *Internet Freedom Festival* 6 – 10 March 2017 Valencia

The Global Unconference of the Internet Freedom Communities The Internet Freedom Festival Themes are the general areas of interest that will be discussed during the gathering,...

Metamaterial Mechanisms

Metamaterial Mechanisms is a research project from the Hasso Plattner Institute, published at UIST 2016. Authors: Alexandra Ion, Johannes Frohnhofen, Ludwig Wall, Robert Kovacs, Mirela...

Safariseat: A low cost, all terrain wheelchair for rural communities

  opensource wheelchair for developing countries Safariseat gives people independence, unlocking access to education, employment and a life beyond the confines of their own home.    

Corruption Perceptions Index 2016 @ Transparency International

Let's get straight to the point: No country gets close to a perfect score in the Corruption Perceptions Index 2016. Over two-thirds of the 176...

Internet of things: My Friend Cayla doll & the...

My Friend Cayla and i-Que fail miserably when it comes to safeguarding basic consumer rights, security, and privacy. Watch Finn Myrstad of the Norwegian...

Glider Ink

Hackers portrayed in mainstream culture are almost exclusively black-hats or hacktivists, with the social dimension of the movement largely ignored. Glider Ink is a project...

Silicon Graphic IRIS 2400 (1985)

BEHOLD the AWESOME POWER of the Silicon Graphics IRIS 2400 workstation. Able to animate DOZENS of flat-shaded polygons at SEVERAL frames per second! Long...

The Serval Project

The Serval Project has for the past six years been working to create infrastructure-free mobile telecommunications systems, so that people can communicate anywhere, anytime....

AsteroidOS: Linux for smartwatches

AsteroidOS is a free and open-source operating system for smartwatches. It is built like a standard embedded Linux distribution with technologies such as Qt5,...

THE “IPAD” FOR THE BLIND

Multi-line Braille tablet that delivers real-time content to people with visual impairments. BLITAB® is the World’s first tactile tablet for blind and visually impaired people....

FSF’s High Priority Free Software Projects list

The High Priority Projects initiative, first launched in 2005, draws attention to a relatively small number of projects of great strategic importance to the...

Children are still in extreme poverty.

Despite the efforts of a great number of club service, such as Kiwanis International, promises from the world's largest organizations such as UN and...

Hyperledger Project

The Hyperledger Project is a collaborative effort created to advance blockchain technology by identifying and addressing important features and currently missing requirements, for a...

Save yout internet – Article 13

On 12 September, the European Parliament will debate and vote on Article 13 . Thanks to thousands of emails, calls and messages, the European Parliament...

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