Death Threats Against FCC Chairman Are Unprecedented and Must Stop

When the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rolled back President Barack Obama’s “net neutrality” policy, Chairman Ajit Pai told reporters, “It’s not going to kill democracy.” But could it kill him? Federal officials are certainly concerned, now that a flood of death threats has reached a level most insiders say they’ve never seen. This is “routine for… Please follow and like us:

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New reason to fear Google, Facebook

The threats to freedom of thought aren’t coming from the government these days, but from corporate America, says a columnist in the Wall Street Journal. Kind of a groupthink, which Psychology Today speaks of as the result of members of a group valuing “harmony and coherence over accurate analysis and critical evaluation.” “It causes individual members… Please follow and like us:

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Apple Kowtows To China Again, Delivering Another Blow To Internet Freedom

Apple Inc. has reportedly removed Skype, a popular communication service, from its app store in China, according to The New York Times. “We have been notified by the Ministry of Public Security that a number of voice over internet protocol apps do not comply with local law,” an Apple spokeswoman told TheNYT Tuesday. “Therefore, these apps… Please follow and like us:

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$25 Million Blockstack Fund Spearheads Decentralized Internet

Tech giants like Google and Facebook could soon be dethroned, knocked down from monarchs of the internet to well-funded public servants. How? Decentralization. Many of blockchain technology’s true believers already see the next reincarnation of the internet on the horizon: A decentralized web where direct peer-to-peer interactions, fueled by digital sovereignty, replace many of the business… Please follow and like us:

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USAA Caves: Resumes Advertising on ‘Hannity’

The military financial services provider USAA caved to an onslaught of outrage and announced Tuesday it would resume advertising on Fox News host Sean Hannity’s show. Liberal advocacy groups led by far-left activists at Media Matters for America smelled blood in the water after Fox News succumbed to external pressure and fired its popular former host,… Please follow and like us:

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Apple CEO Tim Cook worried over fake news and alternative facts

WASHINGTON,  – Apple CEO Tim Cook is worried about “fake news.” The Geppetto of over-priced tech toys would have the world’s governments serve as arbiters of truth, with tech firms providing apps designed “to give the consumer tools … to filter out part of it [fake news] before it ever gets there without… Please follow and like us:

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