Code in huge ransomware attack written to avoid computers that use Russian, says new report
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 2 Comments • 3 Likes • 4 weeks ago
“The computer code used in the recent global ransomware attack by REvil was written so it avoided computers using Russian and related languages,...”
Michael Cohen on Dumbest Lie Trump Ever Told, Matt Gaetz Coming After Him & Donald Going to Jail - YouTube
Via: TᵢG • News & Politics • 9 Comments • 2 Likes • one month ago
“Former Donald Trump attorney Michael Cohen talks about Trump wanting Jimmy investigated for making fun of him, Rudy Giuliani losing his law...”
This is just funny. Rings true (thus sad for the nation) but now that Trump is no longer PotUS, this is funny.
Biden orders airstrikes against facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups - CNNPolitics
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“President Joe Biden directed military forces to conduct defensive precision airstrikes against facilities used by Iran-backed militia groups in the...”
Delta variant: What it could mean for Covid-19 in the US - CNN
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“A coronavirus variant first spotted in India is poised to become the dominant one in the United States, where infectious disease modelers say it...”
It just does not stop.
Mike Pence heckled as 'traitor' at Faith & Freedom conference
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“Trump's former Vice President Mike Pence was booed at what should've been a friendly crowd at the Faith & Freedom Coalition conference in Orlando.”
The best places to find extraterrestrial life in our solar system, ranked | MIT Technology Review
Via: TᵢG • Critical Thinkers • 24 Comments • 5 Likes • 2 months ago
“From nearby planets like Venus and Mars, to distant moons like Europa and Titan, these are worlds where we're most likely to find alien life.”
Who knows, maybe we will find life within our solar system?
A vertical axis wind turbine without the wind! How do they do that? - YouTube
Via: TᵢG • Health, Science & Technology • 75 Comments • 7 Likes • 3 months ago
“Wind turbines are everywhere nowadays, and they do a great job of harnessing all that free energy. But as a restless species constantly on the...”
Yet another interesting method for capturing and using wasted energy.
The Bandwagon Effect: Why People Tend to Follow the Crowd - Effectiviology
Via: TᵢG • Critical Thinkers • 39 Comments • 2 Likes • 4 months ago
“The bandwagon effect is a cognitive bias that causes people to think or act a certain way if they believe that others are doing the same.”
We often wonder how an individual can possibly think a certain way. We see it everyday in terms of political views, religious views, trends (e.g. tattooing), economic views, sociological views, etc. There are a number of factors that affect they way we think, but one of the most obvious...