SCYTHE Secures $3 Million in Initial Financing Round

“SCYTHE Inc., provider of the most advanced attack simulation platform on the market, today announced that the company has raised $3 million in an initial funding round led by cybersecurity industry veteran and co-founder of Tenable, Ron Gula of Gula Tech Adventures. The company’s flagship product SCYTHE is an attack simulation technology platform that allows…

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Wickr has a new plan for dodging internet blocks

“As encrypted chat apps grow more popular, they’re also becoming more popular targets for state-level blocks. Whether it’s brief interruptions in Brazil and Egypt or longterm censorship in China and Iran, countries are testing out their ability to block traffic at a national level, and apps are having to get creative to stay online. Wickr’s…

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DHS S&T Awards $350K to 418 Intelligence for cyber security platform

OODA Ventures investment 418 Intelligence has secured an award from the US Department of Homeland Security. Full release below: The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has awarded 418 Intelligence Corporation of Herndon, Virginia $350,000 to develop a forecasting platform that will help critical infrastructure owners and system operators share and…

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The Billion Dollar Server

As a technology enthusiast, Matt has hosted his own websites and blog for over 20 years. While he infamously ran the www.terrorism.com site from a server on his basement coffee table, he long ago migrated to a proper hosting environment in a friend’s rack at a major data center. Over the years, he’s often offered to host a new…

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Great Leap – Living the American Dream in China

Great Leap Brewing was featured on NBC Nightly News. “Searching for the American Dream – in Beijing. A young American entrepreneur explains how his craft beer business, “Great Leap Brewing” is booming – in the Chinese capital just half a mile from Tiananmen Square.”

Click on the video below to watch (unfortunately requires Flash).