The most powerful technology company in the world, a company that has, or is close to having, the power to keep you under constant, 24-hour-a-day surveillance, has become a de facto extension of the United States government.
The Internet of Things promises to make life more efficient, enjoyable and secure by connecting everything you own–and even your body–directly to the Internet. But anything that’s linked to the cloud can be watched or hacked.
Transhumanists see a future where our brains are wirelessly connected to the Internet, giving us godlike powers. Besides being a breathtakingly bad idea, this sci-fi vision has become an alternate religion, promising heaven on a silicon chip.
Monday, Turkey’s President Erdogan said he would resign if there was evidence that Turkey was buying black market oil from ISIS. Today, Russia presented that evidence complete with maps, surveillance video, and satellite photos.