Image: “Anonymous Million Mask March on Election day in New York | Knowledge is Power” shared by Michael Tapp in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool.
On October 26th, thousands of people from all walks of life converged on Washington, DC in a demonstration against the NSA’s mass surveillance.
Facebook is open-sourcing Presto, an SQL query engine that it developed in-house to help analysts, data scientists and engineers pick apart the information stored in its enormous data warehouses.
Diversity ? Zacqary Adam Green:?The earth-shattering thing about bitcoin isn?t its fixed money supply. It?s not the carefully tuned algorithm that keeps its growth at a steady rate, or the inability of a political body to play with its value. What?s new and government-toppling about bitcoin is that it?s a framework for starting a new economy.
Facebook has reopened the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) headquarters page
Bitcoin more than doubles its value in about a month, hitting an all-time high of $267There may still be money to be made investing in Bitcoin. This morning, Bitcoin has just hit an all-time high of $267, surpassing the previous record of $266, asreported by CoinDesk.
Pirate Bay Backs Disruptive Activists, Startups, Charity and MoreThe Pirate Bay is not particularly liked by most entertainment industry companies, but there are tens of thousands of artists who are eager to get a plug from the notorious torrent site.
But the image of the notorious plotter has a new meaning forAnonymous and their supporters today. The Guy Fawkes mask was adopted by the hacker activists from the V for Vendetta graphic novel and film as a symbol of the anarchic fight against tyranny.