Apple to scan U.S. iPhones for images of child sexual abuse! Privacy experts alarmed at the possibilities of technology

Apple unveiled plans to scan U.S. iPhones for images of child sexual abuse, drawing applause from child protection groups but raising concern among some security researchers that the system could be misused by governments looking to surveil their citizens. Apple said its messaging app will use on-device machine learning to warn about sensitive content without … Read moreApple to scan U.S. iPhones for images of child sexual abuse! Privacy experts alarmed at the possibilities of technology

Did a women die during a ransomware attack on a German hospital?

Welcome to the future of medicine!? This has been widely reported: Ransomware invaded 30 servers at University Hospital Düsseldorf last week, crashing systems and forcing the hospital to turn away emergency patients. News agencies have informed global audiences that a woman in a life-threatening condition was sent to a hospital 20 miles away in Wuppertal and died from treatment delays… If true, it … Read moreDid a women die during a ransomware attack on a German hospital?

spiPhone X: Brave new world with a filter

It is hard to believe that only ten years ago, the technology that Apple would be selling the public was just about unfathomable.. Extremely fast processors. Facial recognition. Emojis that can make poop turn into your face and voice.  In 2007, people were happy with Myspace and turning ‘off’ the net in favor of a … Read morespiPhone X: Brave new world with a filter

The Evolution of High-Tech Horror Movies, From ‘Dot.Kill’ to ‘Rings’

The Evolution of High-Tech Horror Movies, From ‘Dot.Kill’ to ‘Rings’ : This is what happens when horror is done right: Modern technology becomes frightening. The days of VHS are gone. But they can equally be scary (Such as VHS, the movie) … The original RING film was a classic for me.. I brought my entire … Read moreThe Evolution of High-Tech Horror Movies, From ‘Dot.Kill’ to ‘Rings’

The amazing and weird Library of Babel 

There is an amazing little website called LIBRARYOFBABEL.INFO. And I would recommend you toy around a bit with it.. The site is listed as a “place for scholars to do research, for artists and writers to seek inspiration, for anyone with curiosity or a sense of humor to reflect on the weirdness of existence.”  This library … Read moreThe amazing and weird Library of Babel 

The amazing and weird Library of Babel

There is an amazing little website called LIBRARYOFBABEL.INFO. And I would recommend you toy around a bit with it.. The site is listed as a “place for scholars to do research, for artists and writers to seek inspiration, for anyone with curiosity or a sense of humor to reflect on the weirdness of existence.”  This library … Read moreThe amazing and weird Library of Babel

The amazing and weird Library of Babel 

There is an amazing little website called LIBRARYOFBABEL.INFO. And I would recommend you toy around a bit with it.. The site is listed as a “place for scholars to do research, for artists and writers to seek inspiration, for anyone with curiosity or a sense of humor to reflect on the weirdness of existence.”  This library … Read moreThe amazing and weird Library of Babel 

‘Phubbing’ is ruining American relationships

‘Phubbing’ is ruining American relationships According to a survey of more than 400 individuals by Baylor University, 46.3% of respondents said their partners snubbed them by taking to their phones, or “phubbed” them. And 22.6% said it “caused issues” in their relationship. I never heard this term until today. I’ve been phubbed before and may have phubbed back.. … Read more‘Phubbing’ is ruining American relationships