How to use the latest in biographical information and information age in your life

Business Insider has partnered with Biographical Information Services (BIAS) to offer a complete collection of biographical data on all of the people in your social media networks.The data will help you identify the people you follow, what you like, and which topics interest you.The service is free, and you can sign up for a one-month […]

What if a government agency could create a botnet of your email?

It would be a boon for companies and individuals trying to keep their data safe, but it also would potentially open up new avenues for government to spy on innocent people.For example, the botnet could be used to target individuals, and the government could use the information to target other people with the aim of […]

The informer’s bio: A fascinating look at the FBI’s secret, covert agent

by James Connellen The FBI, or the Bureau of Intelligence and Research, or BIR, is the agency that investigates and prosecutes espionage, terrorism, and drug trafficking offenses.The Bureau was founded in 1917 and has been at the forefront of counter-terrorism efforts ever since.While the Bureau is a government agency, it is not an intelligence agency.It […]

Florida attorney general files lawsuit against ‘pandering’ tweets

A Florida attorney who sued the Associated Press over its coverage of his office’s investigation into President Donald Trump’s election bid said on Friday he plans to file a lawsuit against the media company.Mark Ciancio, a Republican, filed the lawsuit on behalf of the Florida Bar Association on Thursday and said in a statement the […]

The U.S. government is taking steps to make it easier for students to enroll in online courses

Students and teachers in the United States are preparing for the arrival of a new federal government rule that would make it more difficult for students and teachers to enroll online in a wide range of subjects, from health to engineering.The National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation said they would be updating […]