How The CIA Made Google - Mintpress News
Mintpress News (registration) (blog)How The CIA Made GoogleMintpress News (registration) (blog)Other participants have included senior media professionals: David Ignatius, associate editor of the Washington Post and at the time the executive editor of the International Herald Tribune; Thomas Friedman, long-time New York Times columnist; Arnaud ...
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 8:53 am
Artifacts from Blackbeard's ship Queen
New Bern Sun JournalArtifacts from Blackbeard's ship Queen Anne's Revenge now on viewNew Bern Sun JournalMuseum educator Christine Brin stops to point out a new artifact: a vial of gunpowder recovered from a 4-pounder cannon that has been raised from the site. “That's one of the most exciting pieces to me; that's 300-year-old gunpowder. We have a lot of ...Expanded QAR exhibit opens at NC museumCarolinacoastonlineall 38 news articles »
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 3:53 pm
Nading, Yates claim titles to lead RAL at
Nading, Yates claim titles to lead RAL at Lumberjack InviteLongview Daily News(tie) Devin Steele (Klahowya) and David Knight (Fife). 138: 1. Eric Schmidt (Tumwater), 2. Ellis Tran (O'Dea), 3. (tie) Gavin Hamblet (Klahowya) and Laycen Brown (Skyview). 145: 1. Zach Volk (Fife), 2. Richard Clark (R.A. Long), 3. (tie) Hunter Robbins ...
Posted on 25 January 2015 | 12:06 am
Museum showcases newly expanded QAR exhibit
CarolinacoastonlineMuseum showcases newly expanded QAR exhibitCarolinacoastonlineChristine Brin, educator for the N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort, talks about new artifacts added to a newly expanded Queen Anne's Revenge exhibit during a press conference Friday at the museum. The exhibit will be open to the public Saturday. (Cheryl ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 12:10 pm
To build a billion-dollar company, keep your
FortuneTo build a billion-dollar company, keep your founder in the CEO spotFortuneThe founders either would retreat to a more product-focused role, such as Yahoo YHOO 1.15% co-founder David Filo, who still works from a cubicle as “Chief Yahoo,” or they would move on and start a new company. That's no longer the case, and today's ...
Posted on 22 January 2015 | 4:19 am
11 Ways The Future Could Turn Out
Many of us, owing to an intuitive sense of where technological and social progress are taking us, have a preconceived notion of what the future will look like. But as history has continually shown, the future doesn't always go according to plan. Here are 11 ways the world of tomorrow may not unfold the way we expect. Read more...
Posted on 29 January 2015 | 1:03 pm
11 Ways The Future Could Turn Out
We could we be heading toward the "transparent society" predicted by scifi novelist and futurist David Brin. Many of us assume, quite naturally, that human destiny lies in the stars. But according to futurist John Smart, the accelerating complexification ...
Posted on 29 January 2015 | 6:33 am
The Life Eaters
prompted by aid from the ancient gods of Norse mythology! Welcome to the alternate reality of The Life Eaters, written by award-winning author David Brin with lush painted art by Scott Hampton. Editors: Jeff Mariotte and Scott Dunbier Assistant Editor ...
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 8:01 am
Preview of The Life Eaters
Welcome to the alternate reality of The Life Eaters from writer David Brin and artist Scott Hampton. Ahead of its release this week, here’s a preview… Joss Whedon talks the fate of Earth's Mightiest Heroes in Avengers: Age of Ultron, "I f***ing kill ...
Posted on 26 January 2015 | 9:32 pm
How to Defeat the Meme of Fear
I'm not doing the meme concept justice in this small space. But at this point I always pause and offer an ironic realization: that David Brin just "coughed" on you the infectious idea, or meme... of "memes!" If you find the concept interesting enough to ...
Posted on 13 January 2015 | 8:32 am
‘Mister Transparency’ on Life After The
So I called up astrophysicist/futurist/sci-fi novelist David Brin. Brin may be best known in Hollywood as the writer of the book “The Postman,” which was made into a fizzle of a tentpole by Kevin Costner. But Brin’s also wrote “The Transparent ...
Posted on 26 December 2014 | 5:31 pm