It looks like the government will stop the Comcast/TWC merger

By Timothy J. Seppala That seemingly ever-looming union between Comcast and Time-Warner Cable looks like it hit another roadblock. The Federal Communications Commission wants to put the $45 billion merger in front of an administrative law judge and issue a “hearing admini… Source:: It looks like the government will stop the Comcast/TWC merger

New bill would extend Patriot Act surveillance until 2020

By Billy Steele In case you haven’t heard, the Patriot Act’s Section 215 is set to expire June 1st. That’s the provision that National Security Agency uses to justify its bulk data collection practices. However, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is working to m… Source:: New bill would extend Patriot Act surveillance until 2020

UMaine's clean snowmobile runs on (a lot of) natural gas

By Richard Lawler Take a look at what these mechanical engineering students from the University of Maine say is the only natural gas-powered snowmobile in the US. Why make all these changes to what used to be a stock Arctic Cat XF1100? To compete in the Society of Aut… Source:: UMaine’s clean snowmobile runs on […]