ISIS Social Media Gloating Used For Targeting In U.S. Air Strike  

We constantly hear how ISIS is winning in the social media battlespace. Yet pushing their message on sites like Facebook, Twitter and in forums also makes them vulnerable. This is nothing new really as the internet has become a key source of open source intel on bad guys, but having less than 24 hours between an enemy… »6/04/15 5:05pm6/04/15 5:05pm


This Shadow Government Agency Is Scarier Than the NSA

If you have a telephone number that has ever been called by an inmate in a federal prison, registered a change of address with the Postal Service, rented a car from Avis, used a corporate or Sears credit card, applied for nonprofit status with the IRS, or obtained non-driver’s legal identification from a private… »6/01/15 4:10pm6/01/15 4:10pm

An Intelligence Vet Explains ISIS, Yemen, and "the Dick Cheney of Iraq"

Today marks the beginning of what I hope will be many opportunities to introduce true practitioners in the world of spying and killing to Phase Zero readers. Our first guest is Malcolm Nance, a 34-year veteran intelligence officer who has worked the Iraq mission since 1987, fighting in all of our Middle East wars… »4/22/15 12:10pm4/22/15 12:10pm

Researchers Looking To Make KITT More Than A Hasselhoff Fantasy

Scientists and researchers at Stanford must have quite the fascination with David Hasselhoff and his KITT because they are working on making the talking-car technology a reality. The lead on this team, Clifford Nass, says that a more intelligent car that knows about the driver and communicates with the driver can help… »5/08/08 1:40pm5/08/08 1:40pm