The Tech Oligarchs Are Going to Destroy Democracy Unless We Stop Them

When there is a basic modification in conditions, it is as if the whole production had actually altered, and the entire world modified.– Ibn Khaldun, 14th-century Arab historian the world’s 5 most wealthiest business — continue to quickly combine financial, cultural, and, undoubtedly, political power on a scale not seen for over a century. This […]

Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency faces questions from international regulators

Chair of Financial Stability Board states business strategies might trigger closer analysis of cryptocurrencies Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is dealing with increasing uncertainty from global regulators monetary instruments . Quarles’s remarks mark the very first time a senior United States regulator has actually mentioned how they may approach Libra, which intends to change the international payments […]

Craigslist’s Craig Newmark: ‘Outrage is profitable. Most online outrage is faked for profit’

The founder of the online classifieds site is a survivor from the era of internet optimism. He has given significant sums to protect the future of news and rejects the idea his website helped cause journalisms financial crisis As the Craig in Craigslist, the free online noticeboard that changed everything, with about 50bn page views […]