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
‘Sisters With Transistors’: A Brief History of Electronic Music’s Unsung Pioneers 80-minute documentary is a much-needed spotlight on women like Pauline Oliveros and Suzanne Ciani, despite significant gaps in the story it tells ByCLAIRE SHAFFER https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7r-3hlzpV7M&feature=emb_logo Electronic music — or, as we think of it today, most popular music — is so taken for granted … Continue reading ‘Sisters With Transistors’: A Brief History of Electronic Music’s Unsung Pioneers – From Rolling Stone
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Cricut is limiting the use of its crafting machines with a monthly subscription "I used to want to just own the things I had already bought. I was pathetic. A slave. But then Cricut opened my eyes. When it told me I had to continue to pay after I already owned the product, or put … Continue reading Cricut Machines Which People Already Own Now Want Money to Continue Working, Ask People to Put Their Hand In To Be Cut, Some Users Saying ‘It Taught Me To Be Grateful’
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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, 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
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vpvb0ElvpKY White Doctor Who Accused Cops of Treating Him 'Like a Black Person' Says He Was 'Proving a Point' "What is needed is a scanner of not just the content of what these people are posting on the internet, but into their hearts and minds as well," said the Minister, from a leather chair in … Continue reading Minister Spokespeople of Rising Technocratic Government Order Claim Incident of Unruly White Airline Passenger On Video Yelling Police Were “Treating Him Like A Black Person” During Arrest Is Clear Sign Peace Is Impossible Until We Are Under the Heel of Impartial Robot Army That Sees Us ALL, EQUALLY As Cud-Chewing Chattel