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Biometric Devices May Eventually Remove All Sense Of Privacy
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Fri. 11/09 - Amazon and Apple Cut a Deal
The great winter of tech worker discontent is definitely here, Disneyâ€™s streaming service has a name, Vine might be coming back, Github hits a major milestone and, of course, the weekend longreads suggestions.Sponsors:Lightstream.com/rideMetalab.coLinks:Amazon is finally selling new iPhones after a long and complicated 'turf war' with Apple (BusinessInsider)A note to our employees (Google)#GoogleWalkout update: Collective action works, and we need to keep working. True equity depends on it. (Google Walkout For Real Change)Amazon Execs Addressed Concerns About Amazon Rekognition And ICE At An All-Hands Meeting (BuzzFeed)Vine co-founder plans to launch successor Byte in Spring 2019 (TechCrunch)GitHub passes 100 million repositories (Venture Beat)The Betterment Weekend Longreads:Why Technology Favors Tyranny (The Atlantic)Tech C.E.O.s Are in Love With Their Principal Doomsayer (NYTimes)HQ Trivia was a blockbuster hit â€” but internal turmoil and a shrinking audience have pushed its company to the brink (ReCode)â€˜Itâ€™s Giant and Has Like Five Million Buttons.â€™ The Office Desk Phone Wonâ€™t Die (WSJ)Why Doctors Hate Their Computers (The New Yorker)Here Comes â€˜Smart Dust,â€™ the Tiny Computers That Pull Power from the Air (WSJ)ASTRONOMERS SEE MATERIAL ORBITING A BLACK HOLE *RIGHT* AT THE EDGE OF FOREVER (SyFy Wire)
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Tech and democracy with Yuval Noah Harari
Mark talks with Yuval Noah Harari, historian and author of Sapiens, Homo Deus, and 21 Lessons For the 21st Century. They discuss some of the most important topics surrounding the future of technology and society â€“ like whether the internet is connecting or fragmenting communities, the different ways artificial intelligence could be developed, how algorithms will continue to impact people's lives, and why itâ€™s so important that we don't store sensitive data in countries with weak rule of law or where governments can forcibly get access to that data.
Aired 1 year ago 78:42
Yuval Noah Harari On Why Clarity is Power
â€œIn a world deluged by irrelevant information, clarity is power.â€ Yuval Noah Harari What is the relationship between history and...