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Monday, July 13 2020

Center for Humane Technology

Technology is hijacking our minds and society. Technology that tears apart our common reality and truth, constantly shreds our attention, or causes us to feel isolated makes it impossible to...

This Is How Life Was 50 Years Ago

Although Barclays introduced the world's first automated teller machine in London in 1967, ATMs didn't make their way across the big pond until 1969.   READ MORE HERE    

Facebook and YouTube are winning the war for our attention

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The underlying principle is simple: Where the attention goes, the money will inevitably follow. And right now, the attention of a large chunk of the population is being diverted...

MacRebur | The Plastic Road Company

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Between 3kg to 10kg of waste plastics are used in every ton of asphalt depending on the road design. As fossil fuels are constantly being consumed, alternatives to bitumen...

MY HOUSE SPIED ON ME

n December, I converted my one-bedroom apartment in San Francisco into a “smart home.” I connected as many of my appliances and belongings as I could to the internet:...

10 Video Websites for Kids That Are Safe and Fun

So here are ten online video streaming websites for kids that are closest to a responsible parent’s heart, and of course the kid’s. Kids represent a large slice of the...

Bitcoins and Blockchain Explained

Scroll Down and Read - The Crypto Conundrum - At the Bottom is a video the explains Blockchains.

Tesla actually built the world’s biggest battery. Here’s how it works. | Popular Science

It would be cool if the largest battery in the world were a giant AA cell, but this is what it actually looks like. Elon Musk and Tesla have...

Blockchain is not only crappy technology but a bad vision for the future

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Blockchain is not only crappy technology but a bad vision for the future. Its failure to achieve adoption to date is because systems built on trust, norms, and institutions...