The kit that lets you control a cockroach's brain -
For $100 (and with a little bit of surgery), you can get the RoboRoach to control a cockroach’s brain patterns to make it move via smartphone app. It’s a new way to teach kids about neuroscience.
Neurosurgery for kids!
Christ, It Works for Everything -
All comics can be changed to have “Christ, What an Asshole” in the final panel without sacrificing comedic value.
Creepy Microsoft is creepy…
Tails - Privacy for anyone anywhere -
Tails is a live DVD or live USB that aims at preserving your privacy and anonymity.
The Real Scandal: Not That The NSA Broke The Law In Vast Spying, But That It Probably Didn't | Techdirt -
There’s a good point being raised by a bunch of people lately in reaction to the details of the NSA surveillance revelations from last week. A number of the program’s defenders, including those in Congress and the White House (all the way…
Snapchat close to raising as much as $100 million at a jaw-dropping valuation
Om Malik, gigaom.com
Why PRISM kills the cloud -
The migration from desktop computing to the cloud is on every tech firm’s playlist this season, with Apple expected to deliver improvements to iCloud later today — but recent revelations regarding the US government’s PRISM could be the kiss of death to the future of the cloud.
Narrative Science -
We help companies solve problems and generate revenue by leveraging highly structured data, turning it into actionable stories and insights.
Well, at least they haven’t automated writing y… GODDAMMIT.