We live in incredible times with such possibilities that is clear. Although its easily dismissed by looking at the sorry state of the UK during our EU withdrawal or the tech press panic over the coronavirus.
To quote Buckminster Fuller “You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”
You are seeing aspects of this happening with young people leading the way on climate change.
Ian thinks: Nice summary podcast about the book, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous
Ian thinks: Excellent growing resource explaining the origins of hacking in a balanced way through different interviews and press coverage
Ian thinks: English language CCC (Chaos Computer Congress) videos I found. Really good points made about open society and Aaron Swartz
Ian thinks: So clearly outlines the case for Uber to disappear in to the past and what ride sharing really could be.
Ian thinks: Citizens as sensors, rather than a thing to be sensed; is a good primer for future smart cities
Ian thinks: Interesting talk from the CCC about tracking and advertising through podcasting.
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Ian thinks: Its so easy to point the finger at the darknet markets, but Jack really hits home with the true crime lords.
Ian thinks: If you don’t understand how cookies work and why you really should reject those cookie banners, this is idea for you.