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Our restraint is mind boggling.
A Digital - Fahrenheit 451 , book by Ray Bradbury.
I want to swing that Sherman Antitrust Act big dick right into their Big Tech faces. Tech companies need to be taught their place.
Not hard to see how sectors of corporations, especially transnational ones like Alphabet, are starting to think their corporate personhood supersedes the nation-state. I would rather slip back on my ECH, put the BDU's back on and go to war again against corporate statehood. And that is what they want, corporate nation-states that rival and surpass actual nation-states.
youtube just changed its monetization to exclude small content creators - that's gotta save a bundle for them.
Nice of them to kick us out of the digital ghettos and force us into irl groups and activities.
What will we do to communicate when we are essentially " blacked out"? If YouTube and Twitter are censoring people and reddit is censoring us from the front page where else can we go to congregate on line. I mean, worst case we have freedom to assemble in public but we are being choked by conventional media.
Cryptocurrencies are still developing but will someday be able to decentralized these platforms so no one owns or controls them. It's going to be amazing.
Are there any conservative hackers who can, I don't know, strike back?
Just spoke with a friend who knows someone that works there. They have been cutting staff and heaping four jobs worth on one person. The insider says it's not looking good from a business management perspective. Spez: fat thumbs
I work in tech, and the people at the ground level are pretty conservative. The other point I'd like to make is that companies are noticing the swing towards conservative values, and some are accepting, or not censoring, some are refusing to acknowledge it, and dying. Look at duckduckgo. 6 years ago competing against google would have been suicide if you didnt already have a brand/site. Now, its doing well, and growing.
Ideas do not die in the darkness, they only get stronger.
Most of these technology companies aren’t making a profit and only stay afloat because it’s easy to borrow cash cheaply. When the interest rates go north of 3% their bs will stop... along with their businesses. Twitter, Buzzfeed and all the other internet cancers will drown in their debt.
TIL in one of Thomas Jefferson's letters to James Madison in 1789 he stated that the Constitution and laws should expire after 19 years. This was to allow the new generations to learn from the past and change accordingly, it was also to prevent older generations from "binding" subsequent ones.
Charlottesville: man charged with murder after car rams counter-protesters at far-right event. 20-year-old James Fields of Ohio arrested on Saturday following attack at ‘Unite the Right’ gathering