Climbers rescued from snow-covered ridge


Coastguard footage shows the men being rescued after they spent the night in sub-zero temperatures. Two climbers were airlifted to safety after being discovered in a “precarious position” on a mountain ridge. The pair had survived a night without shelter in sub-zero temperatures after becoming stuck at 3,000 ft at Bidean Nam Bain in Glencoe. Blizzard conditions prevented a mountain…

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Wie sollten wir mit unseren Daten im Netz umgehen?


Serviceplan-Chef Florian Haller fordert eine philosophische Debatte über den Umgang mit Spuren im Netz. Regelmäßig neue Updates aus dem WIRED-Kosmos! Serviceplan-Chef Florian Haller fordert eine philosophische Debatte über den Umgang mit Spuren im Netz. Dieses Interview erschien zuerst in der gedruckten Ausgabe des WIRED Magazins im November 2017 und ist Teil der Rubrik „Digitale Republik“. Wenn ihr die Ersten sein…

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Government shutdown 2018: What we know now, what happens next


Government agencies are now in the process of shutting down. Government agencies are now in the process of shutting down.  Here’s what you need to know today: Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., vowed early Saturday to keep the Senate in session, and the House reconvened at 9 a.m. Saturday to be ready to vote on whatever the Senate may pass.…

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In fight over Russia memo, Republicans have unusual ally


Republican lawmakers criticizing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into U.S. President Donald Trump’s ties with Russia found themselves on Friday with an unusual – and perhaps unwelcome – ally. 4 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican lawmakers criticizing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into U.S. President Donald Trump’s ties with Russia found themselves on Friday with an unusual – and…

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Twitter begins emailing the 677,775 Americans who took Russian election bait


Also raises official count of Russia-linked accounts, talks detection tools. Twitter announced that it would contact a massive number of users with that news: 677,775 users to be exact. This count includes those who interacted with the 3,814 accounts that Twitter has directly linked to the Internet Research Agency (IRA), the Russian troll farm whose election-related meddling was exposed in 2017.…

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Demonstration: Zehntausende demonstrieren für Wende in der Agrarpolitik


In Berlin sind Bauern, Umweltaktivisten und Tierschützer für eine ökologische Landwirtschaft und gegen Glyphosat auf die Straße gegangen. Das Motto: “Wir haben es satt”. Unter dem Motto “Wir haben es satt!” haben in Berlin zahlreiche Bauern und Umweltaktivisten für eine Wende in der Agrarpolitk demonstriert. Laut einer Polizeisprecherin beteiligten sich mehrere Zehntausend Menschen an der Demonstration. Parallel zur Grünen Woche…

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