Warped, anti-Trump news outlets act as propagandists, ignoring or distorting facts that contradict their view of him. By Michael Goodwin Texas Insider Report: NEW YORK, New York — Imagine 63 million Americans…

Small Acreage Horticulture Conference set Aug. 23 in Weslaco

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu WESLACO – The Small Acreage Horticulture Conference will be from 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Aug. 23 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and…

Ag experts discuss handling big data in agriculture at Houston conference

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu HOUSTON –  Agricultural experts at a Houston conference praised the advancements in unmanned aerial vehicles, sensors and data-collecting technology used in precision crop production…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Friday, Aug. 24, to provide an update on upcoming activities related to the agency’s first mission to return a sample…

AgriLife Extension economist leads rural military entrepreneurship study

Research to reveal curriculum opportunities for business creation Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Craig Carpenter, 979-845-1941, cccarpenter@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – A team of researchers have received a…

Republican Party farm team provides strong candidates for key races By Newt Gingrich Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tuesday’s primaries had three big lessons. The first is that President…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Aug. 22, to discuss the upcoming launch of the Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite (ICESat-2), which will fly…

Dr. Patrick Stover appointed sole finalist for Texas A&M AgriLife Research director

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – The sole finalist for director of Texas A&M AgriLife Research said he will strengthen long-standing commitments to applied and fundamental research…

Social media could help monitor air pollution that physical monitors miss. Source: Science News

Spam and phishing in Q2 2018

Quarterly highlights GDPR as a phishing opportunity In the first quarter, we discussed spam designed to exploit GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), which came into effect on May 25, 2018.…

Media accreditation is open for the launch of NASA’s Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2, or ICESat-2, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 15, with a 40-minute window opening at 8:46 a.m.…

As NASA nears the launch of its Parker Solar Probe, the agency will host a series of media briefings beginning Wednesday, Aug. 8. These briefings, as well as special programs,…

NASA will host a media teleconference at 3 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Aug. 8, to announce new public-private partnerships that will develop commercial space capabilities and benefit future NASA exploration missions. …

IT threat evolution Q2 2018

Targeted attacks and malware campaigns Operation Parliament In April, we reported the workings of Operation Parliament, a cyber-espionage campaign aimed at high-profile legislative, executive and judicial organizations around the world…

IT threat evolution Q2 2018. Statistics

Q2 figures According to KSN: Kaspersky Lab solutions blocked 962,947,023 attacks launched from online resources located in 187 countries across the globe. 351,913,075 unique URLs were recognized as malicious by…

Q2 figures According to KSN: Kaspersky Lab solutions blocked 962,947,023 attacks launched from online resources located in 187 countries across the globe. 351,913,075 unique URLs were recognized as malicious by…

Bryan Police Still Looking For A Three Year Old Child

Thursday update: Bryan police has extended its publicity in the search for a missing three year old girl. Officer Kelley McKethan says the national center for missing and exploited children…

Media Advisory: Tariffs, cattle market outlook highlight Beef Cattle Short Course Aug. 6-8 in College Station

Contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Beef export markets and their importance to cow-calf producers will highlight the general session of the 64th Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short…

Scientists discover potential therapy for human copper metabolism disorders

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Individuals with defects in copper metabolism may soon have more targeted treatment options thanks to a discovery by a research team…

Facebook leads tech slump that weighs on US stock indexes

A steep sell-off in Facebook is leading a slide in technology stocks that weighed on U.S. indexes in early trading Thursday. Investors hammered shares in the social media giant after…