The wooden robot’s aim is to see if a suspect payment card had been tampered with by a hacker group. If fitted with a malicious RFID chip it could broadcast a radio signal containing account and PIN details to an attacker who has hidden a receiver antenna near, say, a shop’s point of sale terminal or an ATM. But it must be swiped many times to allow the team to tune into the signal so the robot automates that swiping..
The 2018 European Meeting of the International Society for Medical Publication Professionals (ISMPP) was held in London on 23 24 January and attracted nearly 300 delegates; the highest number of attendees to date. The meeting’s theme was ‘Advancing Medical Publications in a Complex Evidence Ecosystem’ and the agenda centred around data transparency, patient centricity and the future of medical publishing. Delegates were treated to two keynote addresses, lively panel discussions, interactive roundtables and parallel sessions, and also had the chance to present their own research in a poster session.
And here we are, over 25 years later fighting the same battle. We have criminalised, but we have not transformed. We must regulate agencies that actively traffic children through deceit of a safe and secure life, and we must empower commissions for protection of child rights to fulfil their mandate in word and spirit.
Just yesterday, I walked across a sea of sidewalk chalk art as I entered our local school to pick up my daughters. It was the last day of school. The brightly colored pictures illustrated the excitement of impending freedom. ‘She hated Maradona. She is up somewhere else now but probably still wants to punch him,’ says Sansom who had taken Rose as his plus one to Mexico while the other players brought wives and girlfriends. I nearly packed it in at 13 because the travelling back from training was so lonely.
“Owners can have specific interests. Players can,” Kraft said. “That’s short term. And you think that a good thing? Encouraging hatred toward a group is still encouraging hatred. You might think it cute to make white subreddits about white buildings or paint, but it just very obvious censorship. All you do is drive people who want to talk about certain things deeper into the arms of the more extreme groups who will accept their complaints and frustrations..
Aidil Oscariz, a Cuban who lives in Miami, says students back home ask people abroad, like her, for the latest research papers, and even for news about Cuba. State owned media don’t report reliably on crime or corruption, but underground bloggers leak stuff out. This week’s announcement could mark the end of that monopoly, and pave the way for free market competition and growth.