The Growing Instability of Tech Headquarters

FILE - In this Nov. 5, 2014, file photo, a person walks in front of a Yahoo sign at the company's headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif. Yahoo announced Wednesday, March 2, 2016, that the company is adding a new component to its Sports vertical: competitive video gaming. Yahoo said that Esports will offer video coverage of live tournaments, including expert commentary and interviews with top players. Esports will also include articles, scores, team rosters, schedules, player rankings, calendars and statistics. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)
There is without a doubt no more privileged and coveted job to have in the United States right now than being a high ranking tech employee for a major tech company. Whether its Apple or Google, or Facebook if you are living in or around the Silicon Valley and have the money to play you are experiencing one  of the highest qualities of life on the planet. Tech employees aalready get free food, their dry cleaning taken care of, free beer and swag, but what the biggest thing they get which is not a...

Police Use Robot to Kill Sniper

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The infamous murder of five police officers that occurred during a Black Lives Matter protest in Dallas, Texas has brought to light a new police method for controlling the threat of snipers: the use of killer robots. In an effort to avoid putting more police officers in danger during the attack, the Dallas police force used a robot to deliver an explosive device that ultimately ended the sniper's life. While robots and unmanned systems have been in use by the US military before (drones, fo...