Germany set out to delete hate speech online. Instead, it made things worse. – The Washington Post

Funny how that worked out.. When government is responsible for determining what hate speech or approved speech is, it never ends well.. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/theworldpost/wp/2018/02/20/netzdg/?utm_term=.62163500fcb7

Story on Facebook that has 500k worth of likes?

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Ghosts of tech past: Photos of data storage from the 1950s – 1980s – TechRepublic

  Ghosts of tech past: Photos of data storage from the 1950s – 1980s Ghosts of tech past: Photos of data storage from the 1950s – 1980s Take a trip back in time to see examples of data storage from the 1950s through the 1980s. Source: www.techrepublic.com/pictures/ghosts-of-tech-past-photos-of-storage-devices-from-1950s-1980s/

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Am I at risk? Here’s a tool to check.   Download: inSpectre Meltdown and Spectre Check tool for Windows Download: inSpectre Meltdown and Spectre Check tool for Windows This InSpectre utility was designed to clarify every system’s current situation so that appropriate measures can be taken to update the system’s hardware and software for maximum … Continue reading Download: inSpectre Meltdown and Spectre Check tool for Windows

Kim Dotcom’s Last Ditch Effort to Avoid Extradition to the US

Infamous Megaupload owner, accused software pirate and some say spy, after 6 years of stalling his extradition to the US, time maybe up. Kim Dotcom’s Last Ditch Effort to Avoid Extradition to the US­ Kim Dotcom’s Last Ditch Effort to Avoid Extradition to the US Megaupload’s founder was charged for illegal distribution of copyright protected … Continue reading Kim Dotcom’s Last Ditch Effort to Avoid Extradition to the US

PornHub, Twitter Ban ‘Deepfake’ AI-Modified Porn | News & Opinion | PCMag.com

Modern Problems… All my dead relatives would never have been even able to imagine. But the technology has more than these type of implications below. The same technology could be used to show you robbing a bank. Or any number of things that you didn’t do.. Now we can’t believe our eyes along with media … Continue reading PornHub, Twitter Ban ‘Deepfake’ AI-Modified Porn | News & Opinion | PCMag.com

Google, Facebook data privacy concerns out of control-commentary

The pressure to use these pixels, as they are called, that link back to Facebook Google Twitter etc etc etc. Is very substantial on Site Builders and owners. If one does not use these pixels, then they can fail to get ratings or listing or search engine seeding from varying sources. In full disclosure this … Continue reading Google, Facebook data privacy concerns out of control-commentary