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Jake Hamby
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#XKEYSCORE: #NSA's Google for the World's Private Communications
The Intercept - Via Google News 😄
One of the NSA's most powerful tools of mass surveillance makes tracking someone’s Internet usage as easy as entering an email address, and provides no built-in technology to prevent abuse. Today, The Intercept is publishing 48 top-secret and other classified documents about XKEYSCORE dated up to 2013, which shed new light on the breadth, depth and functionality of this critical spy system.
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Recreational Marijuana Is Now Legal In #Oregon - NPR - Recreational #marijuana is legal in Oregon as of today (21+).
While the state permits people to possess and grow small amounts of marijuana, they still can't buy or sell recreational pot.
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Here's a 10 second video clip I took of a construction helicopter near my apartment building at 240 fps on my iPhone 6 Plus, slowed down from the point when the helicopter comes into focus (after I tapped on it).

iOS only shares the 1x speed version of slow-motion videos to Facebook, but you can watch it in slow-mo on YouTube or iCloud.
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I was just tweeting that Google's chatbot's comments about ethics are a bit ironic considering Google's seeming lack of them at an executive level. Ironic in both the "humorously unexpected" & "classical Greek tragedy" senses of the word. ‪#‎howgoogleworks‬
Legal scholar Wu says, "This is the closest I’ve seen Google come to be the Microsoft case.”
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How Police Caught Escaped Prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat
ABC News - 29m ago
A three-week manhunt for two escaped prisoners, called a "nightmare" by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, came to a violent end this weekend, when one inmate was shot and killed Friday and another was shot and apprehended Sunday.
A three-week manhunt for two escaped prisoners, called a "nightmare" by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, came to a violent end this weekend, when one inmate was shot and killed Friday and another was shot and apprehended Sunday. After 22 days of searching by more than 1,000 law enforcement officials,...
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All the stuff you're not supposed to read without the proper clearances.
(Updated: May 26, 2015) Top level telecommunications often involve information that has to be kept secret. To ensure that, governments have systems to protect sensitive information by classifying it, which is best known from ...
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Google Apologizes for Racist Photo-Tagging Results
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Not okay, Google. The Web giant's new Photos app, which can automatically tag photos and generate albums, has been called creepy, but racist, too?
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¡Adiós, Ann! – #racism #xenophobia #politics
The nation’s foremost political performance artist is having more and more trouble finding an audience.
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Egypt's top prosecutor killed in explosion
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Cairo (CNN) Egypt's top prosecutor was assassinated Monday morning, dying in an explosion near his home in Cairo, state-run media reported.
Egypt's top prosecutor was killed Monday in an explosion near his home in Cairo, state-run media reported.
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Good morning. Some news stories via Google News on my iPhone.
A lone state trooper came face to face with the remaining prison escapee and took him down in rain-soaked fields just miles from the Canadian border.
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Latest #Scientology shenanigans: hacking their oppponents' email accounts.
Paid "hacking services" to gain access to over 50 victims' messages over 5 years.
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This is terrible. #ResistCapitalism.
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Software engineer specializing in Android and BSD UNIX.
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I'm a software engineer specializing in mobile telephony for smartphones and related devices.
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Worked at Google from 2010-2014 on Android telephony.
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Software Engineer
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Android, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, Java, C++, C#, Solaris, OpenVMS, 3GPP, 3GPP2
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  • Rōnin
    Sr. Software Engineer, present
  • Google
    Software Engineer, 2010 - 2014
  • Danger
    Sr. Software Engineer, 2005 - 2008
  • Microsoft
    SWE II, 2008 - 2009
  • JPL
  • Be, Inc.
  • GoPix
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