Weekly Round Up 9/7/18

 

Especially coming from a guy as corrupt at Ajit Pai…

The FCC chief’s call for cracking down on tech companies is not only laughable, it’s the ‘height of hypocrisy’

 

Here’s hoping one of them is designed to keep the Kardashians off the air…
10 Takeaways From Variety’s Entertainment and Tech Summit

 

The red tape alone is ging to take a millenium to get through…
A 22-year Apple veteran explains why Silicon Valley’s ‘fast fail’ approach won’t work with health tech

 

We were fools to think it could.

Now We Know Tech Won’t Save Us

 

Watson, you sneaky, little bastard…
IBM used NYPD surveillance cameras to develop facial recognition tech

 

If it helps produce more “People of Walmart”, it’s all good…
Exclusive: Walmart’s Tech Arm is Adding 100+ Jobs in Reston

 

Who needs eyesight when you’ve got Alexa & Siri?
Small screen, big problem: what tech is doing to your eyesight

 

I’m sorry, what did you say? I was checking my Facebook…

Google researchers say the tech industry has contributed to an ‘attention crisis’

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Weekly Round Up 7/27/18

 

 

The last, really great one died in Oct of 2011…
Where have all the great tech leaders gone?

 

Anyone else think this sounds like a Stephen King book waiting to happen?
A Tech Test to Keep Seniors in Their Homes Longer

 

This really isn’t news, is it?
How technology and social media is undermining family relationships

 

Well, sh*t. There goes my mid-morning naps…
Beware. This Tech Can Detect Snoozers At Work, Blast Them With Cold Air

 

I don’t understand. Is there no Postmates out there?
San Francisco Bay Area cities are cracking down on free food at Facebook and other tech companies

 

Um… for the same reason they let Russian Trolls Hijack our election. They don’t care.
A year after Charlottesville, why can’t big tech delete white supremacists?

 

There’s no way I’d take that job…
WHY CONGRESS NEEDS TO REVIVE ITS TECH SUPPORT TEAM

Duh?!

Have the tech giants grown too powerful? That’s an easy one


Almost as much as they hate going into debt over a routine illness. God, our Healthcare sucks.

A big overlooked flaw with health tech: Patients hate going to the doctor


Way to go, Trump.

Liberty, equality, technology: France is finally poised to become a tech power

Weekly Round Up 4/27/18

 

 

This really isn’t news…
Tech has no moral code. It is everyone’s job now to fight for one


Damn, China. Way to raise the bar….?

China turns to tech to monitor, shame and rate citizens


Can’t afford not to be these days…

How a News Junkie Stays Plugged In: Newsletters and Her Kids


So cool…

Paralyzed 34-year-old man completes London Marathon using Israeli tech


Because something has to give…

Why Big Tech is Plotting an Invasion of the Healthcare Market


Nerds Unite!

Workers of Silicon Valley, It’s Time to Organize


I’d pay to watch this on PayPerView…

Apple, Facebook feud as tech faces heat in D.C.


Which is why I have a job…

Apple has become an HR issue for enterprise IT


Wouldn’t you love to be a fly on the wall for that one?

Apple’s Tim Cook Meets With Trump in Oval Office

Weekly Round Up 3/9/18

 

 

At least they’re consistent.
Trump’s science and tech report focuses on deregulation

 

That’s because they have us beat in every other race.
The New U.S.-China Rivalry: A Technology Race

 

I’m gonna file this on under “DUH!”
Too Much Tech and Secrecy, Not Enough Leadership. Discuss.


Somewhere, there is a Russian troll reading this and thinking, “Please let Microsoft win! Please let Microsoft win!”

Pentagon kicks off a winner-take-all among tech companies for multibillion-dollar cloud-computing contract

 

See above…
Google tech used by Pentagon ‘to analyse drone videos’


Boy, this guy just doesn’t get it…

FBI chief asks tech industry to build crytpo-busting not-a-backdoor

 

Why can’t they use tech to make pizza that doesn’t suck?
How Domino’s is using tech to woo Millennials and beat rival Pizza Hut


Don’t laugh, it could easily be another story about tech addiction…

If You’re Reading This on Your Phone, You Probably Have Tech Neck