Archive For The “Technology” Category

Have we become “consumer zombies”

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Have we become “consumer zombies”

Have we become “consumer zombies” Every year, we’re told that the technology that we purchased at a very expensive cost is no longer the best and has been replaced by something better, and usually more expensive. And we Americans just go along with the assertions and pay the costs only to find that pretty soon,…

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The secret war between Apple, Google and Microsoft

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The secret war between Apple, Google and Microsoft

The secret war between Apple, Google and Microsoft The three largest computer hardware and software makers are engaged in a secret war to force users to abandon their favorite software choices to use their own software on their systems. They are implementing a “user disruption experience” to make a users use of a rival’s software…

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Cab industry being decimated by Uber and Lyft

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Cab industry being decimated by Uber and Lyft

Cab industry being decimated by Uber and Lyft There is an increasing threat of violence taking place as independent Uber and Lyft drivers push the heavily regulated Taxi Cab industry out of the market. Uber and Lyft are more convenient and use cell phone apps, but is convenience a good alternative to safety? The Taxi…

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Stores and family fun dying as online buying takes over

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Stores and family fun dying as online buying takes over

Stores and family fun dying as online buying takes over The closings of Toys-R-Us, Carsons and other major retailers is a sign of weakness in our economy and the erosion of family life, shifting from personal family involvement to individual use of computers and technology. It’s not just about an economic problem. It’s about the…

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Why conspiracy theories are necessary

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Why conspiracy theories are necessary

Why conspiracy theories are necessary Youtube has launched a campaign to delete and ban videos that promote “conspiracy theories” that trend against mainstream acceptance and news media coverage. But is that a wise thing to allow? Conspiracy theories keep the American public aware of instances when conspiracy theories are actually a reality By Ray Hanania…

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Opinion: Apple is Big Brother

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Opinion: Apple is Big Brother

Opinion: Apple is Big Brother By Ray Hanania In 1984, Steve Jobs and Apple made a promise to free the minds of the mindless and change the way we would communicate … But in the 34 years since Jobs and Apple unveiled the Macintosh Computer during the Super Bowl in 1984, symbolically destroying Big Brother…

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