South Korea Says North Launches 3 Missiles Into Sea
The South Korean Defense Ministry said the missiles were fired Saturday off North Korea’s east coast.
Aaron Swartz's Last Gift: Site Launches Whistleblower Safe House
Kevin Poulsen and Aaron Swartz working out the kinks of their open sourced safe house. (Photo via The New Yorker) One month before his January 11th suicide , web pioneer and creative commons architect Aaron Swartz completed one last project—an "opensource drop box for leaked documents along the lines of WikiLeaks."
Now With More Than 1.5B Page Views A Month, Secret Sharing App Whisper Launches On Android
Secret sharing app Whisper has seen tremendous growth since launching last fall. But until recently, it’s only been available on iOS. With a launch on Android’s Google Play store this week, Whisper is going to be available to a whole bunch of new users, particularly in its key demographic of young adults aged 18-24.
Buenos Aires Launches Tours for Argentine Pope
You can see the streets where he grew up and played soccer, the church where Jorge Bergoglio prayed as a teenager and the cathedral where the man who would become Pope Francis said Mass. You can even visit the stand where he bought his newspapers every weekend and where he went for a haircut.
Stained Glass Labs Launches As A Wearable Computing Startup Incubator
Wearable computing looks more and more like the inevitable future, so today Stained Glass Labs launches to help entrepreneurs develop apps and businesses around Google Glass and similar devices. The incubator and accelerator will offer mentorship, office space, and one day maybe funding as well.