Category Archives: State Abuse

One Of Many NYC Bicycle Ticket Traps

Dear NYPD, FIX THE PROBLEM instead of punishing Cyclists How long until the Department of Transportation fixes this? Advertisements

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Never Buying ZTE Now

Commerce Blocks China’s ZTE From Exporting Tech From U.S. The U.S. blocked Chinese telecommunications-gear maker ZTE Corp. from exporting sensitive technology from America, alleging the company made false statements to U.S. officials. The Commerce Department has determined ZTE made false … Continue reading

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First: Cameras Everywhere. Next: Add The Microphones.

Today seems to be How Future Tech Will Enslave Us All Day. First, blockchain. Second, blockheadchain. Now this: Google works out a fascinating, slightly scary way for AI to isolate voices in a crowd In any case, the privacy ramifications … Continue reading

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Please. This Isn’t Foresight.

History of WWW and a Caution About Prematurely Judging Modern Fintech Several have mentioned that the internet had clear use cases or benefits even in the early days which is different than Bitcoin/etc. I would differ with that. Most people … Continue reading

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This Is Not Good

Raleigh police are asking Google to provide user data for all people near crime scenes Police in Raleigh, North Carolina, have presented Google with warrants to obtain data from mobile phones from not just specific suspects who were in a … Continue reading

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Life To Mirror Black Mirror?

I was exhorted on Twitter — when I was still on it — to catch an episode of Black Mirror (a show I bailed on after its first disgusting episode). It pictured a society run by personal scoring. I thought … Continue reading

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Life Without Twitter

Russia used hundreds of fake accounts to tweet about Brexit, data shows Concern about Russian influence in British politics has intensified as it emerged that more than 400 fake Twitter accounts believed to be run from St Petersburg published posts … Continue reading

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Hello, China. Meet Your Worldwide Reputation.

I just replied to a businessman from China in a YouTube Comment and thought I should duplicate it here. Do you understand how frustrating it is for the rest of the world to deal with Chinese businesses? There are so … Continue reading

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Impeach The President

Twitter: Previously here: Trump Is Over Trump: A Fraud The Final Word On Why There Will Be A Trump Landslide

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The Wrong Move

High School Teacher & Holocaust Expert Suspended for Drawing Parallels Between Trump & Hitler’s Rhetoric Apparently nuance doesn’t go very far in Navarro’s school. When a parent emailed a complaint to Associate Superintendent Eric Goddard, he and David Grissom (the … Continue reading

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