Terrorist drone threat: US unprepared for growing danger, experts say

The emergence of terrorist drones flown by ISIS in Iraq has fueled interest in drone-defense technology – while raising questions about whether the U.S. is ready for potential drone terrorist attacks on the homeland.

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What's in a Name? Ask the Other Isis

Mobile payment app Isis is focusing on rebranding following the emergence of the militant Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS. ISIS has gained notoriety in recent weeks for its links to violent strikes in Iraq. Not wanting its company to be associated with that group, Isis announced Monday that it will be working on a rebranding strategy over the coming months.
The company didn’t reveal a new name yet, and said that until a new brand launches it remains committed to growing its mobile payments ecosystem.

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IT Providers Stew Over Big Data Privacy Regulation

With the emergence of the Big Data era, technology developers see major benefits in the ability to manage huge volumes of information. However, with an onslaught of data breaches such as the recent hacking of the Target retail chain, consumers and their representatives in government are increasingly nervous about bigger threats to privacy.
“The immense volume, diversity and potential value of data will have profound implications for privacy, the economy and public policy,” said John Podesta, counselor to President Obama.

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