Parler & The Problem Of Escaping Internet Censorship

Back when Parler was first taking off, I warned that its app-based dependency meant that two companies, Apple and Google, can eliminate it anytime they like.The transition from desktops and laptops to Android and IOS devices mean that users are operating in a walled garden run by two very lefty companies. Those companies can do with the … Continue reading Parler & The Problem Of Escaping Internet Censorship

Google removes Parler app from store, Apple hands it 24-hour notice

Big Tech giants demand content moderation from microblogging app favored by conservatives. Google announced Friday that it removed the Parler microblogging app -- a rival to Twitter favored by conservative users and figureheads. The Big Tech giant cited the recent unrest in Washington DC and Parler's lack of moderation in discussions on the matter, telling the AFP its Google … Continue reading Google removes Parler app from store, Apple hands it 24-hour notice

Explosive Report: Chinese Infiltration Of Apple, Amazon And The CIA

But in a game-changing report published Thursday morning, Bloomberg Businessweek exposed a sprawling multi-year investigation into China's infiltration of US corporate and defense infrastructure. Most notably, it confirmed that, in addition to efforts designed to sway US elections, China's intelligence community orchestrated a pervasive infiltration of servers used to power everything from MRI machines to … Continue reading Explosive Report: Chinese Infiltration Of Apple, Amazon And The CIA

Apple Will Start Tracking Your Calls & Emails To Assign You A ‘Trust Score’

Apple quietly updated their privacy policy with a new controversial ploy stating they will now collect user and behavioural data from iPhone users and claims it will be used to prevent fraud.  But is this really what’s going on? Let’s have a look. We live on a great planet, and there are a lot of … Continue reading Apple Will Start Tracking Your Calls & Emails To Assign You A ‘Trust Score’

Tech stocks tumble, taking down Nasdaq as big names sink..Is the writing on the wall!

Technology stocks sold off sharply on Friday, taking a toll on the Nasdaq and dragging on other major Wall Street indexes, which touched record highs earlier in the day. The technology sector .SPLRCT, which soared this year and led the market's rally, finished down 2.7 percent, after paring declines. But financials .SPSY and energy .SPNY, which have … Continue reading Tech stocks tumble, taking down Nasdaq as big names sink..Is the writing on the wall!

Tomorrow’s World: The Unsettling Performance That Showed the World Through AI’s (video)

  INSIDE AN ABANDONED warehouse on the San Francisco docks, as the damp air floods through the holes in its rusted tin roof, Sunny Tang is playing her cello while recovering from the flu. She is 45 percent sad and 0.01 percent disgusted. That, at least, is the read from the AI that’s tracking her expressions, … Continue reading Tomorrow’s World: The Unsettling Performance That Showed the World Through AI’s (video)

Apple’s AI expert says the rise of augmented ‘superhumans’ is inevitable and technology will ‘make personal memory enhancement a reality’

Siri co-founder and Apple product designer Tom Gruber envisions a future much like Black Mirror, where artificial intelligence augments human memories so we never forget anything again. ‘Superhuman abilities’ brought about by AI are ‘inevitable,’ Gruber said at TED2017 today, allowing us to remember every name and song ever heard, or everything we’ve ever read. The expert … Continue reading Apple’s AI expert says the rise of augmented ‘superhumans’ is inevitable and technology will ‘make personal memory enhancement a reality’

Apple Reports Massive Revenue Decline As iPhone Sales Plummet Dramatically

Corporate revenues in the United States have been falling for quite some time, but now some of the biggest companies in the entire nation are reporting extremely disappointing results. On Tuesday, Apple shocked the financial world by reporting that revenue for the first quarter had fallen 7.4 billion dollars compared to the same quarter last … Continue reading Apple Reports Massive Revenue Decline As iPhone Sales Plummet Dramatically

Surveillance Big Brother Rising: US Turns Into Full-Blown ‘Surveillance State

The recent revelation that the NSA has plans to share intercepted private communications with other domestic intelligence agencies has caused a massive backlash, with many viewing the shift as “unconstitutional.” Two experts join Radio Sputnik’s Brian Becker to discuss if the policy is just a “giant fishing expedition for law enforcement.”The agency’s plan circumvented the … Continue reading Surveillance Big Brother Rising: US Turns Into Full-Blown ‘Surveillance State