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U.S.: CEO: Companies Need To Use More Commercial Tech in Weapons

Jun. 11, 2014 By MARCUS WEISGERBER http://www.defensenews.com/article/20140611/DEFREG02/306110027/CEO-Companies-Need-Use-More-Commercial-Tech-Weapons?odyssey=mod|newswell|text|World%20News|p WASHINGTON — Global defense companies need to import and adapt more commercial technology into military weapons and systems of the future, a former US deputy defense secretary turned industry CEO said Wednesday. The Pentagon is more often using these types of technologies, such as 3-D printing and IT…

U.S.: CIA Joins Social Media, is Immediately Trolled

http://rt.com/usa/164336-cia-joins-social-media-2014/ Though the US Central Intelligence Agency may use Facebook, Twitter, and the like to keep tabs on targets of interest, the spy agency has only now officially joined social media–a move hastened by an imposter who was using the agency’s name online. The agency’s first tweet, which earned the CIA nearly 200,000 Twitter followers…

U.S. Vodafone Exposes Secret Worldwide Network of Government Wiretaps

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/06/05/vodafone-exposes-secret-worldwide-network-of-government-wiretaps/ By Juliette Garside, The Guardian Wires allow agencies to listen to or record live conversations, in what privacy campaigners are calling a ‘nightmare scenario’ Vodafone, one of the world’s largest mobile phone groups, has revealed the existence of secret wires that allow government agencies to listen to all conversations on its networks, saying they…