Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Is humanity heading towards mass afflictions of Hikikomori

Google – Businesss insider Comment on social media about children as young as five being asked to choose gender fir bathroom use etc… If I were to write a fiction novel, I would predict future generations will be genderless, extremely … Continue reading

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B.C. senior slapped with $368 distracted driving fine for cellphone in cup holder | Globalnews.ca

BY EMILY LAZATIN CKNW Posted October 1, 2019 Updated October 2, 2019 A very large portion of traffic enforcement is focused on targeting known and even created engineering deficiencies to maximize revenue. It comes at the cost of proper public … Continue reading

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How algorithms create a ‘digital underclass’ and reliance on technology over human imagination

Princeton sociologist Ruha Benjamin argues bias is encoded in new tech Posted: September 04, 2019 Last Updated: September 04, 2019 Sociologist Ruha Benjamin argues in her book, Race After Technology, that the use of technology has the capability to enforce … Continue reading

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Bitcoin Soars On Falling Yuan; North Korean Crypto Thieves

LIGHTROCKET VIA GETTY IMAGES Commentary There is still many volatility, security and privacy concerns but these are not stopping some investors. There is a growing number of competing cryto currencies and blockchain based systems being developed so this will continue … Continue reading

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Fresh Evidence Relating To Cambridge Analytica And Brexit Campaign Published By DCMS… – LBC

DCMS Committee chair Damian Collins MP published new evidence provided by Brittany Kaiser, the former Director of Business Development for Cambridge Analytica Picture: LBC / Getty 30 July 2019, 15:06 | Updated: 30 July 2019, 18:47 https://www.lbc.co.uk/news/cambridge-analytica-dcms-evidence-brexit-leave-eu/

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Viral App FaceApp Now Owns Access To More Than 150 Million People’s Faces And Names – Forbes

Composite image of a diverse group of people – GETTY – GETTY https://www.forbes.com/sites/johnkoetsier/2019/07/17/viral-app-faceapp-now-owns-access-to-more-than-150-million-peoples-faces-and-names/ — We as human beings are social and trusting to a degree by nature. It has been a positive trait until it started being used maliciously. Many … Continue reading

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Monopoly on real estate listings and data being broken up

A sold sign is shown in front of west-end Toronto homes Sunday, May 14, 2017. The end might be near for a seven-year battle that has kept the public from easily finding out online what homes in the Greater Toronto … Continue reading

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