How the Tech Giants Work for the Security State

June 14, 2021

The United States proudly believes in its uniqueness as the one nation in this corrupt world that remains dedicated to the freedom of its citizens. That belief is part of the nation’s founding myth. Americans see their nation as representing an ideal, a model for all other nations to emulate....

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Price” of Data

August 03, 2018

The final nail in the coffin of value is finding the right price of data. The rule that underlies the Zeitgeist of late-stage capitalism is “everything has a price,” the corollary or simple inversion of Milton Friedman’s cherished, “there’s no such thing as a free lunch.” In an...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Despite” What?

May 07, 2018

We’re all addicted, despite our better judgment. The same goes for Apple consumers. The growth of human knowledge, especially with the help of technology to store and process it, will always outpace the growth of human wisdom. We may even have reached the point where the two have become...

The Century of Not Knowing

November 22, 2017

This is the century of creating knowledge, not receiving knowledge. A senior IT industry official, while speaking recently to a group of university students, laid out a vision of how banks would look 10 years from now. Most of the jobs that we currently see in the industry would be gone,...

How Can Apple Remain on Top?

September 16, 2017

Is Apple’s latest batch of new products enough to keep the company moving forward, or is it finally losing momentum after years of ruling the gadget world? Apple has released the latest iterations of its products in a highly anticipated rollout that was met with mixed reviews. Tech junkies,...