North Korea May Be Building Largest Missile Submarine Yet

Chaganomics

Chad By Julian Ryall (Telegraph) Satellite images indicate that North Korea is starting work on a submarine that will be larger than anything it can presently deploy, with analysts suggesting the vessel may be used as the platform for Pyongyang's newly developed submarine-launched ballistic missiles. North Korea carried out a successful test-launch of a SLBM in late August , with the missile travelling more than 300 miles before falling into the Sea of Japan.

North Korea and U.S. Relations: The Same As The Past 65 Years

Chaganomics

North Korea&&& Right now it is common knowledge that the U.S. has a nuclear reactive POTUS - but the chance we will go to war is slim. There is a chance NK has nukes, or at least is in the later stages of nuke development. However, diplomatically the U.S. has not changed on the fundamental opinions of keeping the peace on the Korean peninsula. There is a clear permanent government and leadership in U.S., and the ever changing presidents will never affect that.

Book #9: A River in Darkness: One Man’s Escape from North Korea

Jeff Hilimire

Each book is ranked on a 5-star scale (5 is best). ** A River in Darkness: One Man’s Escape from North Korea. Heart-breaking, haunting, and deeply insightful, this look at one man’s journey through his life in North Korea is like nothing I’ve ever read before. Amazon’s description of A River of Darkness: The harrowing true story of one man’s life in—and subsequent escape from—North Korea, one of the world’s most brutal totalitarian regimes.

Pyongyang, Vonnegut, and Depression

Feld Thoughts

North Korea has been on my mind lately (fathom that), although I had bought this book a few years ago after Eric Schmidt’s trip to in North Korea. Books digital sabbath North Korea saunders vonnegutAmy and I had another wonderful digital sabbath yesterday. It started Friday at sundown when I put my computer to sleep. I’m using Inbox When Ready and have locked my inbox from Friday at 6pm to Saturday at 11:59pm.

The Interview, Censorship, Terrorism, Dr. Evil, and Lots of Other Stuff

Feld Thoughts

North Korea says huh, what, wait, it wasn’t us and seeks a joint probe with US on Sony hack (yeah – like that is going to happen.) I’m gearing up for a long series of posts about the various books I read on my month off on Bora Bora.

Washington State Has a Bigger Economy Than All of Iran. Get It?

Inc Startups

Trump, Donald Trump, Iran, Leadership, North Korea.

US Stocks Sink on Jitters Over North Korea, China Weakness

Inc Startups

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 229 points, or 1.4 percent

Former N.C. mayor on his travels to North Korea: They don't trust us

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

HICKORY — Jeff Cline’s been to 122 countries, but he can’t think of another nation like North Korea. There is nothing on the planet, nothing that I’ve seen, that compares,” Cline says

Former NC mayor on his travels to North Korea: They don't trust us

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

HICKORY — Jeff Cline’s been to 122 countries, but he can’t think of another nation like North Korea. There is nothing on the planet, nothing that I’ve seen, that compares,” Cline says

What We Know About North Korea's Internet Outages

Inc Startups

The incident has shown how difficult it can be to determine the source of an online attack

Elon Musk Is Very Freaked Out by This Artificial Intelligence System's Victory Over Humans

Inc Startups

is a bigger threat than North Korea. The Tesla CEO says A.I. The Future

The Pirate Bay Moves Hosting From Sweden To. North Korea?

ArcticStartup

So last night the news hit last night that the popular BitTorrent site has moved their servers to North Korea. Yes, that North Korea. In that way, TPB and Korea might have a special bond. It's easier to do when your ship flies North Korean colors.

During a stop in N.C., Lewandowski tackles the media, Mueller and North Korea

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The former Trump campaign manager covered a number of topics during his speech at the N.C. GOP state convention

Economic Outlook: Korea

Chaganomics

Roaring ahead to a seven year high.The economy steamed ahead in Q3, according to preliminary data released by the Bank of Korea. On 7 November, during his visit to Korea, U.S. Korea free-trade agreement. Korea Korea 2016 Korea 2017 Korea Economy Korea's Implied Volatility Index

The Laws Don’t – and Can’t – Keep Up With Technology

Feld Thoughts

But my guess is that not much will change, the outrage will move onto something else (hey – what happened to North Korea?), A law with good intentions, but horrible side effects, passed yesterday. You probably haven’t heard about it because of the brouhaha over 97,513 other things. It’s called SESTA/FOSTA and the EFF has a good summary of how Lawmakers Failed to Separate Their Good Intentions from Bad Law.

Ex-US deserter to NKorea who married Japan abductee dies

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died. TOKYO (AP) — Charles Jenkins, a U.S He was 77

NC native Charles Jenkins, an ex-US deserter to N. Korea who married Japan abductee, dies at 77

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died. TOKYO — Charles Jenkins, a U.S He was 77

How We Became an International Incident

Inc Startups

Remember that Dennis Rodman/North Korea incident? North Korea is the scariest country in the world. I had some inroads with people I had met on my first trip, so we proposed a goodwill game of basketball with North Korea''s national team.

Steve Ballmer from the Microsoft Corporation with an iPad review

Venture Hacks

He tells me that even The New Yorker publishes cartoons beside their articles about mass starvation in North Korea. Fred Destin tells me that Venture Hacks is too serious. And so, courtesy 1938 Media , we present: Video: Ballmer reviews iPad.

An Essay On Bitcoin Pricing

Chaganomics

Think about what's going on in North Korea right now. The concept of bitcoin is really fantastic. Groups of people join together sharing power and computer power and by virtue of the blockchain and its characteristics, you create more coins.

High Point poll: Most NC residents see ISIS, N. Korea as top threats

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

HIGH POINT — A majority of North Carolinians favor the U.S. taking an active role in world affairs, with ISIS, North Korea and Russia their top concerns for major threats to U.S.

Superfund Equities Report December 21 2014

Chaganomics

North Korea denies hacking Sony, U.S. Superfund Equities Report Fiat Chrysler is having problems. Earlier this year we stood by them and the vision of the dynasty. We traded in and out and had an established level of confidence when the Ferrari IPO was announced. Then came the airbags. Let us wait to see about Ferrari. stands by its assertion.

Entrepreneurs are Everywhere Show No. 34: Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken

Steve Blank

How do you drop those on North Korea? . Blinken : We found that defectors getting out of North Korea have much greater access than we thought to technology, much of it coming in from China.

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Wilmington students pack 50K meals for global hunger relief

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Some 50,000 meals packed by students at Cape Fear Academy will find their way around the globe, to countries such as Madagascar, Indonesia, Romania and North Korea WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP)

What Just Happened?

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

the US takedown of North Korea’s internet last week, and the state department official’s comment that “i guess accidents can happen” is a moment to remember as we head out of 2014 and into our future. I’m not much for the rear view mirror. I like to look forward, not back. I guess that’s why I’m in the line of work I’m in. But I’m going to force myself to look back at 2014 and explain what just happened.

Can the Bitcoin code be forbidden by democratic governments?

The Startup Magazine

In North Korea, there are already signs that the bitcoin is being used, both in the capital, in Phenian, but also in cities along the border with China, such as Sakchu and Sinuiju, known for a large number of Chinese traffickers.

Dalhousie University Commencement Speech – 2017

Steve Blank

Today, China, Russia, North Korea and other countries have locked their citizens behind a great firewall. Light a path for the better angels.

Japan: The Economy June 2018

Chaganomics

From Mizuho: In the Japan-US summit meeting on April 17-18, issues on North Korea and trade were the main topics. 16 Furthermore, since the FTA renegotiations between the US and South Korea were concluded in favor of the US side, there were increasing concerns within Japan that Japan would be the next target.17 17 The Mainichi Shimbun, “The US-South Korea FTA – Japan feels threatened from pressure,” March 27, 2018.

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Rogen, Franco, others react to 'The Interview' online stream

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

NEW YORK (AP) — Celebrities react to Sony''s announcement Wednesday that it released Seth Rogen and James Franco''s North Korea satire, "The Interview," on digital platforms

Hacking for Defense @ Stanford – Making the World a Safer Place

Steve Blank

North Korea. Introducing Hacking for Defense – Connecting Silicon Valley Innovation Culture and Mindset to the Department of Defense and the Intelligence Community. Hacking for Defense is a new course at Stanford’s Engineering School in the Spring of 2016.

Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

Austin Startup

The Most Important Political Show on TV

Both Sides of the Table

They also discussed North Korea’s nuclear test this week and what China’s role in containing NK has traditionally been and what it’s doing now.

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The Red Queen Problem – Innovation in the DoD and Intelligence Community

Steve Blank

In the 21st century you need a scorecard to keep track of the threats: Russia, China, North Korea, Iran, ISIS in Yemen/Libya/Philippines, Taliban, Al-Qaeda, hackers for hire, etc. “…it takes all the running you can do to keep in the same place. ”. The Red Queen Alice in Wonderland. Innovation, disruption, accelerators, have all become urgent buzzwords in the Department of Defense and Intelligence community.

Your No Fear Career

YoungUpstarts

I’m not talking about jumping out of airplanes or crossing the border into North Korea. by Robin Fisher Roffer, author of “ Your No Fear Career “ The office can be a scary place.

Why I'd Do Business With Dennis Rodman

Inc Startups

Think twice before you diss what the flashy basketball player is doing in North Korea. Was Dennis Rodman really so wrong to go to North Korea, play in a basketball game and sing "happy birthday" to the nation’s leader Kim Jong-un?

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3 Leadership Tips for a Particular Kind of Entrepreneur: the Successor

Inc Startups

North Korea''s Kim Jong-un may be a despot, but his succession problems probably look a lot like yours. The young ruler of North Korea has been getting a lot of bad press.

Revive and Re-purpose: How to Use Old Content for Better Results

Duct Tape Marketing

Newsworthy topics such as NoKor or North Korea’s ballistic missile testing are good examples of such content. Revive and Re-purpose: How to Use Old Content for Better Results written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing.

10 Management Secrets of Kim Jong Il

Inc Startups

The death of North Korean Dear Leader, Eternal President and Lodestar of the 21st Century Kim Jong Il gives us a moment to assess the man – sorry, demigod – not just as a brutal, murderous, deranged dictator but also as a manager. In 1978, Kim ordered the kidnapping of South Korean film director Shin Sang-ok, , and his wife, the actress Choi Eun-hee, in order to build up North Korea's film industry. The Korean Dear Leader ran a complex enterprise for 17 years.

3 Over-the-Top Marketing Stunts (That Worked)

Inc Startups

Vice recently partnered with HBO to produce a video series centered on a show-case basketball game with a few Harlem Globetrotters and former NBA legend Dennis Rodman in North Korea. Because there is no such thing as bad publicity, right?

5 Things Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Diplomats

crowdSPRING Blog

With the red-hot temperature around the crisis in Syria reduced to a mere boil, and the government in North Korea backing away from the brink I gave some thought this week to what entrepreneurs could learn from global leaders and diplomats in general.

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