Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Why are many liberal leaders being called socialists or communists and Conservative leaders fascists or authoritarians?

A two dimensional view of the political spectrum. April 19 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – Concerned Citizen Many political right and left wing supporters resorting to extreme views and opinions to try and make their points. Less and less importance … Continue reading

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This may be how the West might be lost | National Post

Getty Images Matt Gurney – National Post March 29, 2019 6:00 AM EDT Last Updated March 29, 2019 6:00 AM EDT Filed under: Full Comment The late 19th century was the era when, in the United States, the West — … Continue reading

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Innovators and Disruptors

Image details April 7 2019 – Kevin Yaworski I agree with this meme and would only add that there needs to be a balance of innovation and consumer and related protections. Not nanny state but reasonable. Many of these and … Continue reading

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Facebook considers adding a dedicated news tab and paying publishers for content | Financial Post

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Reporting Mobile spam and phishing texts and sms messages

March 31 2019 I received the following unsolicited sms / text message this afternoon. I consider this spam as I did not sign up to any newsletter or anything from Andrew Scheer. This likely just spammers phishing for details on … Continue reading

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Elon Musk plans ‘Neuralink’ to connect your brain to computers

CBS Photo Archive | Getty Images Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, partially transformed into Locutus of Borg in episode ‘The Best of Both Worlds: Part II.’ Originally broadcast on September 23, 1990. Todd Haselton | @robotodd Published 10:26 AM … Continue reading

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Supporting independent journalism and restricting political ads and election interference

Federal budget 2019: Ottawa outlines criteria for media funding package, introducing tax credits, non-profit status SEAN SILCOFF TECHNOLOGY REPORTER BILL CURRY – OTTAWA Globe and Mail PUBLISHED MARCH 19, 2019 Image: Budget experts and reporters look over copies of the … Continue reading

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