U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz Issues Statement About Her Office’s Handling Of Case Against Aaron Swartz

Carmen Ortiz

After accusations of overzealous prosecution and a whitehouse.gov petition with nearly 40,000 signatures calling for her removal, U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz has issued a statement about the suicide of Aaron Swartz. In it, Ortiz defended her office’s handling of the case, saying its conduct was “appropriate” and that it would not have sought a decades-long prison sentence:

The prosecutors recognized that there was no evidence against Mr. Swartz indicating that he committed h...

Read the source article

Other articlesgo to homepage

QBlinks Is A Multi-Use Remote Control And Notification Center For Your iPhoneComments Off

 Qblinks wants to be the Swiss Army knife of iPhone remote controllers. The Bluetooth LE device, which is currently seeking $35,000 on Kickstarter, can be used to alert you to notifications from different apps on your smartphone; as a camera remot…

Vingle Lets You Mingle With People Who Share Your InterestsComments Off

Vingle 1 Vingle is a fun, community-oriented site from the founders of Viki, the crowdsourced subtitling platform that was acquired by Rakuten for a reported $200 million last year. Viki’s founders, Changseong Ho, Razmig Hovaghimian, and Jiwon Moon, saw how devoted fans on Viki were to translating and subtitling the dialogue in their favorite movies and TV series, and wanted to create a network… Read More

Easy Location-Sharing App Jink Is Kind To Your Smartphone’s BatteryComments Off

jink app Jink is an iOS and Android app with one goal: to answer the question “where the heck are you?”
The location sharing app, developed by Taipei and San Francisco-based Greenhouse Apps, is the latest entrant in a very busy space and is up against some formidable competition, including Glympse (which recently disclosed new funding of $12 million, bringing its total to $20 million)… Read More

Matter Lets You Add And Edit 3D Objects In Your PhotographsComments Off

 Pixite, a company that creates high-quality photo editing apps on iOS, is increasing its creative suite today with the launch of Matter, an app that allows users to add 3D effects with shadows and reflections into their existing photographs. Read…

Microsoft Says It Isn’t Abandoning Xbox Music, Promises It Will Suck Less ShortlyComments Off

Screen Shot 2014-07-23 at 5.03.21 PM During Microsoft’s earnings call yesterday, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella indicated that his company would “streamline” its work in music and video. That was interpreted in some cases to imply that Microsoft was walking away from Xbox Music, its beleaguered Spotify competitor. Read More

read more
Facebook Twitter RSS

855-200-1776

support@am1100theflag.com

AM1100 The Flag

The 50,000 watt blow torch of the prairie: AM1100 The Flag. Proudly owned and operated by the Bakken Beacon Media network.
Prize Disclaimer