Category Archives: Science & Tech

Trump administration to send U.S. cellphones a test alert on Thursday

Thursday the Trump administration will send a message to all U.S. cellphones to test a previously unused alert system that aims to warn the public about national emergencies. Advertisements

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North Korea agrees to ‘complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula’ after Trump-Kim summit

Thursday President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un signed a document stating that Pyongyang would work toward “complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula”— a historic concession, which was one of the requirements the U.S. sought at the summit in Singapore.

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Iran to boost uranium enrichment if nuclear deal fails

Iran says it has begun work on increasing its uranium enrichment capacity, in case its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers collapses. The head of Iran’s atomic agency told reporters it was developing infrastructure to build advanced centrifuges at the Natanz facility.

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New Air Force weapons strategy speeds missile warning, hypersonics and F-35 technology

We are now being told that the Air Force is now massively speeding up development for hypersonic weapons, missile warning systems and F-35 upgrades as key parts of an emerging new strategy emphasizing risk taking, prototyping and experimentation early in the acquisition process.

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North Korea to hold ‘ceremony’ dismantling nuclear test site ahead of Trump’s summit with Kim

Saturday, state media said that North Korea has scheduled a “ceremony” to dismantle its nuclear testing site on May 23-25 ahead of President Donald Trump’s summit with leader Kim Jong Un next month.

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Iranian lawmakers burn US flag, yell ‘death to America’ after Trump withdraws from nuclear deal

Wednesday Iranian lawmakers shouted “Death to America!” and burned the United States flag just hours after President Trump announced he was withdrawing from the nuclear deal championed and agreed to by former President Barack Obama’s administration.

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UK Foreign Secretary Before Meeting With Pence: Fix Iran Deal, Do Not Pull Out

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said he does not want the U.S. to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal. Johnson spoke to “Fox & Friends” Monday before his talks with the Trump administration, acknowledging that Iran is “behaving badly” and the agreement’s “flaws” must be fixed.

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Some visa applicants may have to fork over social media information to State Dept.

Friday the State Department is expected to publish a set of proposals that would require some tourists and immigrants to provide information on their social media accounts before visiting the U.S., according to the Washington Times.

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Clinton campaign app may have harvested Facebook data of millions

Who would have thought, that Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign may have harvested the Facebook data of millions of people using an app that asked them to pair their Facebook friends list with their smartphone’s contacts list – in a bid to reach those people and persuade them to vote for Clinton.

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‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile again test-launched by Russia, as Putin brags of ‘invulnerable’ arsenal

For the second time Friday a new intercontinental ballistic missile hailed by Russian President Vladimir Putin as being able to fly over the North or South Poles and strike any target in the world reportedly was test-launched.

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