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UNFAIR TECH? NOT REALLY

Jesse Jackson Claims Tech Unfair to Minorities According to a USA Today report, Jesse Jackson has called on the Obama administration this week, to take a look at what he claims is a lack of diversity in the tech industry. Statistics do seem to bear this out. It seems that there are a relative few […]

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#PutInJail!

#PutInJail! Put Putin In Jail Now. From a technology standpoint, it’s become immediately obvious that Putin and Russian-backed separatists are fully responsible for the downing of the Malaysian Airlines jet. This has caused a tidal wave of online posts calling for action against the Russian leader. Many people have created Twitter hashtags, including #PutInJail! and […]

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DRONE TROUBLE

FAA INVESTIGATES VIRAL FIREWORKS DRONE FLIGHTS The Tech Explosion has brought us a number of recent viral videos showing fireworks being shot by aerial drones. These viral videos have caught the attention of the FAA and possibly other agencies as well. Some of the videos were posted last week for July 4th, however, it seems that at […]

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GRIMM CHARGES?

GRIMM UPDATE: U.S. ATTORNEY’S OFFICE CONSIDERING CHARGES AGAINST CONGRESSMAN GRIMM The actions of Representative Michael Grimm are being looked at by law enforcement officials in the wake of his ominous threat to throw a reporter off the balcony of the United States Capitol. As we reported, Rep. Grimm was very grim when he approached Reporter […]

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GRIMM APOLOGY

Representative Michael Grimm (R) of Staten Island, NY apologized today for the unethical, threatening and “thuggish” behavior he displayed when threatening a New York TV reporter. The account was captured on live TV and of course, has blown up into a huge issue due to the power of social media. In today’s Tech Explosion world, […]

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GRIMM STATE OF THE UNION

REP. MICHAEL GRIMM THREATENS TO ATTACK REPORTER— —VIDEO TO GO VIRAL TODAY The now mundane technology of live TV caught a New York Congressman threatening to “break” a reporter from NY-1 News, in a video sure to go viral today. The troubled Congressman, Rep. Michael Grimm (R) of Staten Island, NY, also threatened to throw […]

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I(NSA)NE!

OBAMA TO ANNOUNCE “SWEEPING CHANGES” TO NSA TODAY President Obama is due to announce today, “sweeping changes” to the NSA’s practice of the bulk collection of telephone data from U.S. citizens. The President will announce the end of the controversial program “as it currently exists”. What this statement really means, remains to be seen. Obama […]

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NSA Inside!

This awesome re-do of the ever present Intel logo says it all! Sent to me by my son, John H. Meyer. Like I keep saying, no matter what comes of any public debate, laws, resolutions, etc…, the NSA will ALWAYS be spying on us all….Now and forever. There is no turning back! Thinking back to […]

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The National Security Agency gets a "thumbs-up".

NSA A-OK! …SAYS NY JUDGE

In the latest twist in the ongoing NSA surveillance debate, the NSA has come out on top….for now. A federal judge in New York ruled on Friday that the NSA’s program of bulk collections of phone records is legal. This decision, from Judge William H Pauly III of New York directly contradicts a decision issued […]

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