How One Inevitable (And Fast-Approaching) Tech Will Radically Change Our World

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Believe it or not, things are getting better. Much better. All the time. Things are getting much better in many ways, yet we’re not inclined to notice ’em because of so many other things getting so much worse so quickly. And let’s face it: We’re much more inclined to dwell on the negative – the disaster story – than we are to focus on the positive things that unfold around us. “Gay marriage”…the bathroom wars…Trump/Clinton…the Ghostbusters …

The Google Spy Machine Changes It’s Tune: Barely

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It seems Google has responded to the throngs of parents crying foul about their children’s email accounts being scanned. Millions of students’ email accounts were scanned by Google in an attempt to target users for advertiser-specific marketing — a move many claimed was a breach of U.S. privacy law. But this week, the web giant said in a blog post they were “taking additional steps to enhance the educational experience for Apps for Education customers.” …

Google Glass: The New Face of U.S. Police Departments?

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Now The End Begins New York Police Department Testing Google Glass Google Glass may soon become a favored tool for law enforcement agencies in the United States. The New York City Police Department’s massive and controversial intelligence and analytics unit is evaluating whether Google Glass is a decent fit for investigating terrorists and helping cops lock up bad guys, Venture Beat has learned. The department recently received several pairs of the modernist-looking specs to test out. …

Microsoft, Facebook, Google and Yahoo release US surveillance requests

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My Comment:  I spent all morning trying to fix my computer because I couldn’t get into certain accounts and then as soon as it started it ended, and I found these. Tens of thousands of accounts associated with customers of Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Yahoo have their data turned over to US government authorities every six months as the result of secret court orders, the tech giants disclosed for the first time on Monday.As part …

Google Aligns Itself With NSA and DARPA to Become an Indispensable Military Contractor

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Now The End Begins Google has spent the last decade building databases on everything, including each and every computer-using American citizen. Now it intends to join forces with the United States Military to put all that info to good use. The giant “swooshing sound” you are hearing right now is the major leap forward of the Mark of the Beast. The DC: Google CEO Larry Page has rapidly positioned Google to become an indispensable U.S. …

Our Privacy is a Thing of the Past Despite Edward Snowden’s Revelations

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“I didn’t want to change society. I wanted to give society a chance to determine if it should change itself.” — Edward Snowden, in a recent Washington Post interview. Edward Snowden has been one of 2013’s most prominent and most polarizing figures. In his retelling, he’s already won his battle against the encroaching surveillance state by simply giving them the chance to choose their future. But in a world where cameras are as common as …

Google Files For Patent On Scary Looking Mark Of The Beast Style RFID Throat Tattoo

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SOURCES: Now The End Begins / NTEB on Before It’s News It looks like Google Glass was just the beginning. Google now appears to be aiming a few inches lower, working on a temporary electronic tattoo that would stick to the user’s throat. Google-owned Motorola Mobility has filed for a patent, published last week, for a system “that comprises an electronic skin tattoo capable of being applied to a throat region of a body.” The …

Are Teens Rejecting Facebook for other Social Media?

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SOURCE “We did see a decrease in daily users, specifically among younger teens,” Facebook acknowledged. Here’s why that matters. Derek Thompson Oct 31 2013, 3:05 PM ET Reuters The good news for Facebook is that its business model is maturing. The bad news for Facebook is that its audience is maturing, too. Remember when Facebook was just something that kids used to procrastinate— a digital time-suck for kids and not a digital business? Well, now …