And a couple of months ago, Bitcoin would be worth $1 million or $2 million soon! Next up: Tulips! Source: Bitcoin falls below $7,000, now down more than 25% for the week
Monthly Archive: March 2018
SpaceX has a green light from the FCC to launch a network of thousands of satellites blanketing the globe with broadband. Source: FCC approves SpaceX plan for 4,425-satellite broadband network | TechCrunch
After a fatal crash with a pedestrian, Uber has suspended road testing of its self driving cars in Arizona, Ontario, Pennsylvania and California. In the latter case, Uber is not even renewing its state permit to conduct on the road tests. Some think this suggests safe, general purpose, self driving cars may not be coming as soon as many were expecting. Source: Uber suspending testing of self-driving cars in California – Axios
Verizon’s public safety private core will be generally available on March 29. Public safety customers get preemption and mobile broadband priority service at no additional charge. Source: Verizon unveils public safety private core | About Verizon Phone users designated as “public safety” will receive priority and will pre-empt other users for data including smartphones, tablets, video surveillance, and mobile data applications.
Google could owe Oracle nearly $9B in Java dispute as the US Court of Appeals rules that Google did infringe Oracle copyrights.
I have removed the links to the Facebook page for this web site and also deleted the Social sharing options as we now know that Facebook used these connections for tracking and surveillance purposes, to drive their use of Facebook as a global propaganda platform.
I’ve written a detailed of explanation of the enormous quantity of data that Facebook is accumulating on each of us, and some of the shocking methods they use to spy on us. That explanation is available at my Learn2C (programming) web site. At its core, Facebook is a global surveillance and propaganda platform and nothing more. They are using every possible method to track our online activities, our mobile device activities (location, phone and text...
A whopping 80 percent of all venture capital investment goes to just three states. That has to change. – Recode VCs discriminate against women: Just 2.19% of total VC money went to female-founded startups in 2016. VCs discrimate against anyone over age 30 and especially over age 40 Meanwhile, Facebook spies on everyone and uses that data to propagandize us with messaging designed to control our minds. The tech industry is looking pretty damned awful...