Social Media Looks to ‘Waiting for Godot’ to Perfect Its Equation of Desiring Meaning and Truth While Being Kept Forever In Its Waiting Room: Why the ‘Lucky’ Algorithm is the Future of Big Tech

VLADIMIRTell him . . . (he hesitates) . . . tell him you saw us. (Pause.) You did see us, didn't you?BOYYes Sir. (1.817-8) Every day Vladimir and Estragon wait for Godot. It's their thing. Much like social media addicts, they show up every day to wait for him, and Samuel Beckett's existential play 'Waiting for Godot' never … Continue reading Social Media Looks to ‘Waiting for Godot’ to Perfect Its Equation of Desiring Meaning and Truth While Being Kept Forever In Its Waiting Room: Why the ‘Lucky’ Algorithm is the Future of Big Tech

Government Wants a Hand In Controlling Social Media Algorithms. If Permitted, These Platforms Should Have No Promotion of Paid Ads, or Give Higher Placement to Mainstream News of Any kind, as That Would Seem to Be Unconstitutional. This Could Get Interesting? Or, Just Terrible.

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Introducing the World’s First Full-Immersion V.R.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XtmAO0G0D1w A trailer of sorts for a novel and series in progress. The Kybernetes Cycle by Cypress Butane of TheHauntedTypewriter.com Book I : THE SKEIN #Cyberpunk #ScienceFiction #AuthorTube #AmWriting #MyNovel #NovelInProgress #NovelTrailer #CypressButane #TheHauntedTypewriter #TheSkein #TheKybernetesCycle

‘The End of Reality could become the new End of History’ – Mark Zuckerberg’s “MetaVerse” Dawns on a Blank Horizon – from Jacobin

Mark Zuckerberg’s “Metaverse” Is a Dystopian Nightmare BYRYAN ZICKGRAF The Facebook founder intends to usher in a new era of the internet where there’s no distinction between the virtual and the real — and no logging off. While his fellow tech CEOs try to usher in an era of mass interplanetary travel, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is dreaming … Continue reading ‘The End of Reality could become the new End of History’ – Mark Zuckerberg’s “MetaVerse” Dawns on a Blank Horizon – from Jacobin

Facebook, A Giant Corporation Aimed At Spreading Everywhere and Maximizing Profits On Making The Universe In Its Image, Initiates ‘Extremist Thought Warning’ Program, And I For One Sympathize With Any Extremists It Silences

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yuTMWgOduFM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qChxzPDLhl0 Facebook confirms tests of a new anti-extremism warning prompt Facebook is testing prompts that will link users to anti-extremism support and resources if the company believes the user knows someone who could be on the path to extremism, or if the user has been exposed to extremist content themselves, according to a report by CNN … Continue reading Facebook, A Giant Corporation Aimed At Spreading Everywhere and Maximizing Profits On Making The Universe In Its Image, Initiates ‘Extremist Thought Warning’ Program, And I For One Sympathize With Any Extremists It Silences

Tech Philosophers Explain The Bigger Issues With Digital Platforms, And Some Ways Forward – From 3 Quarks Daily

Tech Philosophers Explain The Bigger Issues With Digital Platforms, And Some Ways Forward POSTED ON MONDAY, FEB 15, 2021 2:25AM BY S. ABBAS RAZA by Filippo Santoni de Sio[1], along with Marianna Capasso, Rockwell F. Clancy, Matthew Dennis, Juan Manuel Durán, Georgy Ishmaev, Olya Kudina, Jonne Maas, Lavinia Marin, Giorgia Pozzi, Martin Sand, Jeroen van den Hoven, Herman … Continue reading Tech Philosophers Explain The Bigger Issues With Digital Platforms, And Some Ways Forward – From 3 Quarks Daily

Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change – from Wired Magazine

image: 'Reality' by Eran Fowler Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change Tech oligarchs are encouraging the creation of virtual worlds as a cheap way to avoid problems in the real one. MATTHEW GAULTCULTURE 02.15.2021 09:00 AM - WIRED MAGAZINE THE FUTURE OF virtual reality is far more than just video games. … Continue reading Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change – from Wired Magazine