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Occupy Wall Street Photo Gallery

This is a photo gallery dedicated to the Occupy Wall Street movement

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Pay as you go solar power makes energy cheaper

Pay as you go is a common way of paying for calls on your cellphone. Now the idea could help make solar power a more realistic option for families in Kenya and other African countries. The system, called IndiGo, consists of a low-cost flexible plastic 2.5W solar panel that charges a battery. This is connected […]

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Anonymous faction in new attack on corporate fraud

A faction within the online hacking collective Anonymous has moved into an unlikely new area – exposing corporate fraud and making money in the aftermath. A new financial research group, Anonymous Analytics, has released a report accusing Chinese firm Chaoda Modern Agriculture of “11 years of deceit and corporate fraud”. The company is one of […]

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Ancient cave paintings threatened by tourist plans

Prehistoric paintings in northern Spain could be irreparably damaged if plans to reopen the Altamira cave to tourists go ahead. Local officials want to reopen the cave to boost the local economy, but visitors could heat the caves and introduce microbes that destroy pigments. The Altamira cave paintings were discovered in 1879 and are thought […]

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South African parliament questioned over media policy

Parliamentary media policy in South Africa will be subject to legal advice after complaints journalists have a lack of freedom in reporting government proceedings. The move follows a call to ban journalist Deon de Lange from reporting on parliament, after he allegedly breached reporting protocol by speaking to a parliament official without permission. De Lange […]

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Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs dies aged 56

The co-founder and former chief executive officer of Apple Inc. Steve Jobs has died at the age of 56, according to the company website. On August 24, Jobs resigned from his post as CEO. He has been fighting pancreatic cancer since 2004. Jobs, born in San Francisco on February 24, 1955, has built the most […]

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DEBTOCRACY

DEBTOCRACY

For the first time in Greece a documentary produced by the audience. “Debtocracy” seeks the causes of the debt crisis and proposes solutions, hidden by the government and the dominant media.

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The One Percent

The One Percent

In this hard-hitting but humorous documentary, director Jamie Johnson (an heir of the Johnson & Johnson fortune) takes the exploration of wealth that he began in Born Rich one step further. The One Percent, refers to the tiny percentage of Americans who control nearly half the wealth of the U.S. Johnson’s thesis is that this […]

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