During December of last year, Google AI Ethics Unit co-leader Timnit Gebru was fired resulting from a research piece she did reportedly highlighting bias in artificial intelligence. Two months after the incident, Google has let go of their other AI Ethics Chair, Margaret Mitchell, for trying to acquire evidence while investigating Gebru’s termination. However, what… Read More Google Ethics Head Fired For Questioning AI Impact of Climate Change
Independent journalist Lauren Southern describes how Google censors conservatives and libertarians. She also found a guidebook on a random page a tad different than what her contractor source described.
With the European Union threatening to break up tech companies, like Facebook and Google, and with the U.S.’s recent antitrust actions, MeWe owner, Mark Weinstein, gives some fascinating insights at a recent post at his blog as to why this isn’t necessary. The best reason to subject social media and other Soviet Valley technology companies… Read More MeWe Owner: Government Regulation Isn’t Necessary
Weeks before Kentucky’s gubernatorial election, 175,000 purged voters were reinstated after the Democrat challenger, Attorney General Andy Beshear, successfully sued to have the inactive voters reinstated. Independent journalist Millie Weaver reported about this last year and the issues covered back then are strikingly similar to what went on for Election Day 2020. ADDENDUM 11/19/2020: As… Read More Was the Kentucky Gubernatorial Election A Sign of Things to Come for 2020?
While there’s a good chance President Trump will be able to successfully challenge the Election Day vote results and secure a second term, there’s always the possibility he may not. In case he doesn’t, or even if Trump does prevail, tech giants could still continue messing with users who do not match their ideology. It… Read More A Privacy Guide For Biden Times
During the 1990’s, it was reported that religious conservative groups had taken over the Republican Party in order to institute a theocratic dictatorship. During the early 1980’s, one televangelist stated that the lyrics of some Led Zeppelin songs said had Satanic messages in them when played backwards. Efforts were made by other religious right groups… Read More Democrat Wants More “Big Tech” Censorship
A bombshell report from The New York Times citing the Justice Department’s antitrust case reveals Google and Apple agreed to a secret alliance in order to gain control of the internet. The Times calls the arrangement one of the most lucrative business deals in history in which its price tag is estimated to be worth… Read More Google and Apple Agreed to Partner For Internet Control
After a 15 month investigation, the U.S. House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law has issued a 449 page report concluding that Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Google engaged in monopolistic practices. According to ARS Technica, the committee conducted seven hearings, poured over a million internal documents, interviewed more than 200 people, and reviewed… Read More U.S. House Committee: Tech Companies Engaged in Monopolistic Behavior
YouTube locked Tony Heller out of his account for the past week because he posted a video questioning authority. They have made it clear that they will not permit free speech, and that they intend to make people who engage in free speech disappear without notice.
I just looked up the term vaccines autism on DuckDuckGo and the vast majority of the results were pointing to sources such as the Mayo Clinic, CDC, WebMD, the FDA, etc. I had to get pretty far before I found anything resembling what could be an anti-vaccine source. The few that initially appeared in my… Read More “Privacy-Focused Browsers” Help Spread Vaccine Misinformation?