Monthly Archives: August 2013

Lori TobiasThe OregonianAugust 16, 2013
The lunch specials on this summer day at Local Ocean Seafoods come with an added bonus — QR codes — the symbols that tech savvy people know to scan with their smartphones for something extra.
In this case, that new technology connects them to an…


truth-out.orgAugust 16, 2013
The SWAT team is the big guns of policing in the United States, reserved for kidnappings, gunmen and other highly dangerous and potential volatile situations. Right?
Wrong, apparently, because in recent years, the use of SWAT teams for routine law enforcement…