Tag: "history"

0
Internet Algorithms May Affect Your Entire Life

Internet Algorithms May Affect Your Entire Life

What are you doing with my data? Do you post to social media sites, upload digital pictures and videos, use credit cards or have a cell phone equipped with GPS? All of the devices we use each day are contributing to what’s known as ‘big data’ or repositories containing your digital profile. No big deal? […]

0
America's Shadow of a Democracy

America’s Shadow of a Democracy – 2/14/13

Lifting the Veil of Mirage Democracy in the United States “We live in a mirage democracy,” Zeese and Flowers assert, as they trace the history and describe the institutions of a not-so-robust US democracy. “Democracy” demokratia = demos+kratia; or democracy = people+power. The “greatest democracy on Earth” is how the United States is portrayed to […]

0
The iPhone Fails Agian

The iPhone Fails Again – 11/10/12

Five reasons iPhone 5 disappoints A new iPhone is Apple’s chance to drive competitors nuts, to take technological innovation to new heights and to leave the stage with a justified smug look, but as the dust settles from yesterday’s launch event the new handset feels dated already. The Cupertino, Calif.-based corporation should smash the competition to […]