DTNS 2530 – Guns on All the Things

Logo by Mustafa Anabtawi thepolarcat.comVeronica Belmont reports in on the advent of fighting robots on the Japanese acceptance of a US fighting robot challenge.

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Show Notes

Today’s guests: Veronica Belmont

Headlines:

The Guardian reports attackers took control of the Twitter account of Italian security firm Hacking Team, and posted allegations that 400 GB of documents had been accessed. Hacking Team says it provides “tools to police organizations and other government agencies that can prevent crimes or terrorism.” Posted documents appeared to be emails, invoices and screenshots some of which showed dealings with countries like Ethiopia and Sudan. Christian Pozzi of Hacking Team tweeted that a lot of what is being posted is not true.

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