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FCC votes to repeal FCC Net Neutrality
ABCNews | The Federal Communications Commission is expected to repeal so-called net neutrality rules Thursday that govern the way internet service providers treat different types of content and data. The five-member panel...
‘Minority Report’ Artificial Intelligence machine can identify 2 BILLION people in seconds
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DailyStar | Yitu Technology has made an AI algorithm that can connect to millions of surveillance cameras and instantly recognise people. The company – based in Shanghai, China – developed Dragonfly Eye to scan through millions of...
YouTube Hires 10,000 Staff To Weed Out 'Extremist' Content
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ZeroHedge | Google has announced the latest escalation in its battle to censor “extremist” content on its platforms, a covert campaign to censor conservative voices. The company plans to hire 10,000 staffers whose sole jobs will...
The real censorship of the internet is already being carried out by Google, Facebook and Twitter
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NaturalNews | Many people are getting all bent out of shape over a newly proposed reversal of so-called “net neutrality” laws that were put into place during the Obama administration to “keep the internet open and free.” But Federal...
57% of net neutrality comments submitted to FCC appear to be fake
Net Neutrality
VentureBeat | (Reuters) — More than half of the 21.7 million public comments submitted to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission about net neutrality this year used temporary or duplicate email addresses and appeared to include...
Zero hour nears for net neutrality rules
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TheHill | The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is moving forward with a plan to scrap net neutrality rules, defying a massive outcry from activists, Democrats and consumers. On Thursday, the FCC is expected to approve...
Confirmed: New York City’s Public WiFi Stations Are Spying On You
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ActivistPost | If there is ever a perfect example of dual-use technology, it is WiFi connectivity. I’ve already covered the mounting evidence that our ubiquitous gadgets and wireless connections are doing irreparable physical harm,...
AI to Create Indistinguishable “False Reality”
Infowars.com | Artificial intelligence can soon create a false reality indistinguishable from the real one, suggests new advancements in graphics manipulation which serves as a warning to humanity. Graphics firm Nvidia recently...
Intelligent robot politician aiming to stand in 2020
DailyStar | Intelligent AI is sweeping the globe, with predictions a third of the US workforce could be replaced by AI in the near future. Tech experts such as Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking have warned that intelligent AI is the...
Like Y2K, the Net neutrality crisis is way overhyped
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BostonGlobe | As the Federal Communications Commission nears a fateful decision on network neutrality, it’s beginning to feel a lot like Y2K all over again. You may remember Dec. 31, 1999. That’s the last time the Internet was...
DARPA now wants to genetically engineer PLANTS to use as battlefield spying technology
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NaturalNews | t seems the Department of Defense wants to get in on the GMO craziness, but not in what you would consider the normal way. No, the Pentagon has not announced a military-wide transition to genetically modified foods;...
In Silicon Valley, a growing number of early Facebook employees regret the world they created
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VanityFair | Facebook’s vertiginous rise from “Hot or Not” knockoff to extra-governmental digital nation-state has alarmed a growing number of its original architects. “They look at the role Facebook now plays in society, and how...
FCC Unveils Plan To Roll Back Net Neutrality Rules
Ajit Pai
ZeroHedge | The Trump administration has just set in motion a plan to repeal virtually all of the U.S. government’s existing net neutrality rules — a move that could soon deliver a major deregulatory win to telecom/cable giants...
Google admits it tracked user location data even when the setting was turned off
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TheVerge | Android phones gather your location data and send it to Google, even if you’ve turned off location services and don’t have a SIM card, Quartz reported today. The term “location services” oftentimes refers to exact GPS...
Robots Are Coming for Jobs of as Many as 800 Million Worldwide
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Bloomberg | As many as 800 million workers worldwide may lose their jobs to robots and automation by 2030, equivalent to more than a fifth of today’s global labor force. That’s according to a new report covering 46 nations and more...
Facebook Announces It Will Use A.I. To Scan Your Thoughts "To Enhance User Safety"
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ZeroHedge | A mere few years ago the idea that artificial intelligence (AI) might be used to analyze and report to law enforcement aberrant human behavior on social media and other online platforms was merely the far out premise...
Soros-Funded Groups Claim Repealing Net Neutrality Is “Racist”
IoT
Infowars.com | WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a desperate effort to save the Obama-era “Net Neutrality” rules, Soros-funded groups that favor censorship of conservative and libertarian view on the Internet have decided to run a scare campaign...
Google’s de-ranking of RT in search results is a form of censorship and blatant propaganda
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RT | Who is the true propagandist? The man who offers you information which you can freely choose to believe or disregard — or the man who tries to control what you see, for fear you might start using your own brain to...