Can Your Hospital Be Hacked?

RxQuick answer:  Yes it can!  A recent article in Bloomberg goes deeply into this subject, and reveals the experiences of a white hat hacker named Billy Rios.  Billy and many others in the profession had been hired by the Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota in 2013 to try to hack all the medical devices in the hospital that were connected to the network.  These ...

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Sunday Funnies: Rage Against The Machine 2

Dateline Tokyo – Drunken phone store patron kicks Pepper the Robot.

pepper-the-robotWhat is going on?  Here is another story of human on android violence.  I have to admit, I find this stuff disturbing.  I am sure most people just see an object, a thing, and that this sort of violence is no different from throwing your golf club into the lake during a particularly frustrating round of golf.  But for me, this ...

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Sunday Funnies – Rage Against The Machine

Neo-Luddites in the 21st Century

My son introduced me to this great political metal rap group more than a decade ago, and this article has nothing to do with them.  I am just ripping off their name for this article about a couple of man on machine acts of violence that hit the news recently.  Hope this isn’t a trend.  When the machines become self-aware and find out about this, they will be pissed.

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