Our world is more connected than ever. Not just only connected via people but things. The internet is pretty much in everything now and with the introduction of home helpers such as Google Chromecast/home, and amazon echo/dot we are literally more connected than ever. The new Google home just went through a controversy with at … More Living in a Connected World
Vault 7 and Hacking has become a staple in our society. What does this mean for us as a societal bubble? WELL LISTEN TO THE PODCAST AND FIND OUT SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY.
Hacking has become a cornerstone of our society with hackers being commisioned by large companies and cooperations to check their firewalls and make sure that they are secure digitally. So is hacking ethical? Well, activist groups such as Anonymous and Poodle Corps represent two very different ends of the ethical spectrum. Anonymous is a very … More The art of Hack
Since it’s been made the mainstream, social media has been used by nearly everyone. for a multitude of reasons. Activists heavily use social media as it can easily reach a large number of people at one time. Activist groups such as Black Lives Matter and anonymous use the internet and social media to push their … More Activists Using social media
The top quality meme above shows that, through the many avenues of journalism and news gathering and viewing, one can (most of the time) get the hard facts by mediating all the different forms. Now I know what you’re thinking ‘Awww but Jesse, Fake News is Fake News how are you supposed to get anything from … More The Acclimation of News
iOs vs Android is the most significant and mainstream battle between open source software and closed source software. Apple prefers to use closed source software so they have full ownership over their software. This allows them to change anything in the software at their whim. Companies like Google, Samsung, Nexus, etc prefer the open source … More iOs vs Android
Do you like your things? Do you like having full custody of things you own and the information you share in confidence with others? Well in a world of digital feudalism you do not own these things that you believe that you do. Company’s like google and Facebook take your information and use it as … More Why we should avoid digital feudalism.
The Internet sets itself apart from traditional legacy media by being completely open to all who want to participate. It gives the audience the potential to be the producer. So what happens when everyone is able to put whatever they want on the Internet, does the overabundance of content hurt the industry; and more specifically, … More Does the overabundance of content hurt the industry?
The freedom of information act (US) says that any person has the right to request information from federal agency records to the extent that it is available. This act is one of the most important acts in US history, especially in the current world we live in. So many people rally behind all information being … More Is information really worth it?
What is Cyberpunk? Well… it’s the future, literally. Cyberpunk is a sub-genre of sci-fi which focus’ on high tech, low life. With the way the world is currently spiraling down (eg. Neo nazis vs Neo (???) Communists and the perhaps nuclear strikes from North Korea) the future of of cyberpunk is become more and more … More Cyberpunk and it’s impact on humanities future