- Inside the Headlines - 20150102 - Newsvandal JP Sottile & James Moore

THE WEEK THAT WAS
>Cozy Up
The Cartel: How BP Used a Secret Chat Room for Insider Tips
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-12-30/-cartel-chat-room-tied-to-bp-gave-fx-tips-from-banks-to-client.html

>>The Economy Doesn't Suck. It Just Sucks For You.
For the Wealthiest Political Donors, It Was a Very Good Year
http://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2014-12-31/for-the-wealthiest-political-donors-it-was-a-very-good-year

>>Shoot First, Ask Questions Later
Special Report: Their nation in pieces, Iraqis ponder what comes next
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/12/29/us-mideast-crisis-splits-special-report-idUSKBN0K70L720141229

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ITH DEEP-DIVE: The Future Is Tomorrow!
Prying Eyes: Inside the NSA's War on Internet Security
http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/inside-the-nsa-s-war-on-internet-security-a-1010361.html

Spies In Your Hand: The Apps That Know Everything About You
http://www.vocativ.com/tech/internet/mobile-apps-privacy-settings/
 
The Enormous Implications Of Facebook Indexing 1 Trillion Of Our Posts
http://techcrunch.com/2014/12/28/mining-the-hive-mind/

Uber announces UberFuneral, AirbnUber and 6 more new partnerships
http://qz.com/320120/uber-announces-uberfuneral-airbnuber-and-6-more-new-partnerships/

The Military’s New Year’s Resolution for Artificial Intelligence
http://www.defenseone.com/technology/2014/12/militarys-new-years-resolution-artificial-intelligence/102102/
 
10 Threats Worse Than Artificial Intelligence
http://www.informationweek.com/mobile/mobile-devices/10-threats-worse-than-artificial-intelligence/d/d-id/1318210

Five ways to delete yourself from the Internet
http://www.cnet.com/how-to/remove-delete-yourself-from-the-internet/


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THIS WEEK IN GOOD NEWS!
The African Math Program That's Aiming to Produce the Next Einstein
http://www.wired.com/2014/12/will-africa-produce-next-einstein/

Bright Future Awaits Animals Rescued From Horrible Zoo Inside An Iowa Mall
https://www.thedodo.com/animals-rescued-from-mall-zoo-904093896.html

26 charts and maps that show the world is getting much, much better
http://www.vox.com/2014/11/24/7272929/charts-thankful


ODDS & ENDS
In 2014, Canada Lost Its Reputation as a Environmentally Friendly Liberal Wonderland
http://www.vice.com/read/canadas-environmental-impact-damaged-our-reputation-in-2014-202

In Louisiana, Duke’s ’91 Campaign Now Largely Mainstream
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/01/us/politics/much-of-david-dukes-91-campaign-is-now-in-louisiana-mainstream.html

Marshall Islands Challenges Nuclear Powers in David vs. Goliath Confrontation
http://www.allgov.com/news/us-and-the-world/marshall-islands-challenges-nuclear-powers-in-david-vs-goliath-confrontation-141230?news=855229

Lingering impact of British nuclear tests in the Australian outback
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-30640338

The Tragedy of the American Military
http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/12/the-tragedy-of-the-american-military/383516/

Murdoch, Scaife and CIA Propaganda
http://consortiumnews.com/2014/12/31/murdoch-scaife-and-cia-propaganda/

The most #ThisTown moments of 2014
http://www.politico.com/story/2015/01/this-town-moments-of-2014-113889.html

Companies recast office break room as collaborative workspace
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-office-kitchens-20150101-story.html

Scientists race to save 'books' in the burning 'library of life'
http://phys.org/news/2014-12-scientists-library-life.html

Knighthood for 'father of Viagra'
http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-30632539
 
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