Two Military Friends Reunite After 63 Years

Rainey Dorsey & Billy Shanks Reunion

Here is a great Memorial Day military reunion story that will make people smile. The Culpeper Star-Exponent reported on 5/29/2016 that two military friends who served together in the Korean War have been reunited after 63 years. Billy Shanks, 88, was raised in Reva, Virginia and Rainey Dorsey, 86, was raised in Westminster, Maryland.  The two […]


FindFace Is A New Free People Search App

FindFace People Finder

Have you ever seen a stranger out in public and wondered who is that person? There’s an app for that. FindFace is a controversial, free people search app that can accurately find a person 70 percent of the time. The FindFace app works in realtime and uses facial recognition technology to search for people in […]


Faception Analyzes People’s Faces For Criminal Behavior


Can facial features reveal personality traits to profile potential criminals as well as consumers? A new tech company called “Faception” claims it can analyze people’s facial features to judge personality characteristics and determine if a person is a likely terrorist, criminal or a good potential customer. Physiognomy is an age old belief that you can […]


Phone Number Metadata Reveals Personal Information

Phone Call Metadata

The metadata that is associated with telephone numbers isn’t as anonymous as the government, politicians and law enforcement would have people believe. A new privacy study shows how a lot of detailed personal information can be easily mined from “anonymous” phone number metadata using common internet searches and online public records. According to the study, […]


Holocaust Survivor Reunited With Veteran Who Freed Him

Sid Shafner and Marcel Levy

A Holocaust survivor has been reunited with the World War II Army veteran who freed him from the Dachau concentration camp 71 years ago. Sid Shafner is the 94-year-old World Ward II veteran who was part of the heroic military effort that liberated over 30,000 Holocaust survivors from the German concentration camp back in 1945. Marcel […]