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Feb 20, 2024: All these years and I never realized that there was a third Zeitgeist documentary, “Moving Forward”. It doesn’t offer many novel …

Feb 19, 2024: Privacy Isn’t Dead. Far From It - Positive thoughts from the EFF, showing some of the recent progress made on the data privacy front. Remember …

Feb 19, 2024: I recently read the articles written for the Westinghouse time capsules in 1939. The lucidity of the note left by Einstein is still spot on in …

Feb 18, 2024: Finished reading: The Strength of the Strong by Jack London 📚- ‘The Heathen’ was such a great friendship tale, this might be my favorite …

Feb 16, 2024: Watching some french political debates today reminded me of this quote by Edward O. Wilson : The real problem of humanity is the following: We have …

Feb 14, 2024: Recent AI advances ask for a significant shift in our approach to innovation. Historically, our focus was on unleashing technology’s power; now, …

Feb 11, 2024: White faces generated by AI are more convincing than photos - Words fail me to express how concerning it is on so many levels, from political …

Feb 9, 2024: Thought of the day from Pirkei Avot: If I am not for myself, who is for me? But if I am for my own self only, what am I? And if not now, when?

Feb 6, 2024: Nepal joins a growing list of countries banning TikTok. - Around 15 countries have now banned the social media giant, whether fully or on government …

Feb 4, 2024: Finished reading: La Conscience Juive by Vladimir Jankélévitch 📚 - Deep thoughts on Judaism being inherently “untranquility” and how it …

Feb 1, 2024: Came across one of my favorite writings from Sufi poet Abu Sa’eed (excerpt from Nobody, son of nobody): Be humble. Only fools take pride in …

Jan 30, 2024: This week, attorneys general from dozen of states sued Meta, alleging that the company intentionally crafted its products to attract children at the …

Jan 28, 2024: A great interview of internet policy expert and law professor Lawrence Lessig about AI, social media, the modern state of the internet and much more. …

Jan 18, 2024: McMindfulness “the new capitalist spirituality.” - Interesting ideas regarding how we managed to misuse and at times ruin the best tool that we …

Jan 16, 2024: Currently reading: Ethics by Benedict de Spinoza 📚 Reading this classic once again, love the approach used to tackle Cartesian mind / body dualism: To …

Jan 15, 2024: Undermining democracy: The EU commission’s controversial push for Digital Surveillance More troubling facts about the CSAM regulation, which …

Jan 12, 2024: Finished reading: Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger 📚 One of my all-time favorites! “I’m sick of not having the courage to be an absolute …

Jan 9, 2024: ICE, CBP, Secret Service All Illegally Used Smartphone Location Data The report makes it clear that DHS agencies have been playing it fast and loose …

Jan 8, 2024: Orthodox Judaism has its first openly gay congregational rabbi. - A heartwarming story, and a big congrats to judaism for taking this step.

Jan 8, 2024: Finished reading: Souls on fire by Elie Wiesel 📚 This book, which starts as an introduction to hasidism, ends up teaching lessons that far transcend …

Jan 6, 2024: Myanmar: Time for Meta to pay reparations to Rohingya for role in ethical cleansing - Still nothing done 6 years later, the first thing I show people …

Jan 5, 2024: The Growing Threat of Cybercrime Law Abuse - A closer look at how cybercrime laws might specifically impact the LGBTQ+ community and activists in the …

Jan 3, 2024: Finished reading: The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Rinpoche 📚 Reading it again 7 years later. A brilliant guide on the essence of death, …

Jan 1, 2024: ‘Who Benefits?’ Inside the EU’s Fight over Scanning for Child Sex Content - Very well documented investigation doing a great job following the money …

Nov 30, 2023: Watching some french political debates today reminded me of this quote by Edward O. Wilson : The real problem of humanity is the following: We have …

Nov 24, 2023: Recent AI advances ask for a significant shift in our approach to innovation. Historically, our focus was on unleashing technology’s power; now, …

Nov 19, 2023: White faces generated by AI are more convincing than photos - Words fail me to express how concerning it is on so many levels, from political …

Nov 19, 2023: Thought of the day from Pirkei Avot: If I am not for myself, who is for me? But if I am for my own self only, what am I? And if not now, when?

Nov 14, 2023: Nepal joins a growing list of countries banning TikTok. - Around 15 countries have now banned the social media giant, whether fully or on government …

Nov 7, 2023: Finished reading: La Conscience Juive by Vladimir Jankélévitch 📚 - Deep thoughts on Judaism being inherently “untranquility” and how it …

Oct 27, 2023: Came across one of my favorite writings from Sufi poet Abu Sa’eed (excerpt from Nobody, son of nobody): Be humble. Only fools take pride in …

Oct 27, 2023: This week, attorneys general from dozen of states sued Meta, alleging that the company intentionally crafted its products to attract children at the …

Oct 26, 2023: A great interview of internet policy expert and law professor Lawrence Lessig about AI, social media, the modern state of the internet and much more. …

Oct 25, 2023: Currently reading: Ethics by Benedict de Spinoza 📚 “The mind has greater power over the emotions and is less subject thereto, in so far as it …

Oct 25, 2023: The poster’s guide to the internet of the future - An easy to understand dive into the POSSE concept (Publish (on your) Own Site, Syndicate …

Oct 23, 2023: Adtech Surveillance and Government Surveillance are Often the Same Surveillance - Or why it is important to understand how our data are handled and …

Oct 17, 2023: Just came across this lovely quote from Paramahansa Yogananda while listening to an audiobook of some of her selected works: “Most of the world …

Oct 16, 2023: McMindfulness “the new capitalist spirituality.” - Interesting ideas regarding how we managed to misuse and at times ruin the best tool that we …

Oct 16, 2023: Currently reading: Ethics by Benedict de Spinoza 📚 Reading this classic once again, love the approach used to tackle Cartesian mind / body dualism: To …

Oct 15, 2023: Undermining democracy: The EU commission’s controversial push for Digital Surveillance More troubling facts about the CSAM regulation, which …

Oct 9, 2023: Finished reading: Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger 📚 One of my all-time favorites! “I’m sick of not having the courage to be an absolute …

Oct 8, 2023: ICE, CBP, Secret Service All Illegally Used Smartphone Location Data The report makes it clear that DHS agencies have been playing it fast and loose …

Oct 8, 2023: Orthodox Judaism has its first openly gay congregational rabbi. - A heartwarming story, and a big congrats to judaism for taking this step.

Oct 3, 2023: Finished reading: Souls on fire by Elie Wiesel 📚 This book, which starts as an introduction to hasidism, ends up teaching lessons that far transcend …

Oct 3, 2023: Myanmar: Time for Meta to pay reparations to Rohingya for role in ethical cleansing - Still nothing done 6 years later, the first thing I show people …

Oct 2, 2023: The Growing Threat of Cybercrime Law Abuse - A closer look at how cybercrime laws might specifically impact the LGBTQ+ community and activists in the …

Oct 1, 2023: Finished reading: The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Rinpoche 📚 Reading it again 7 years later. A brilliant guide on the essence of death, …

Sep 30, 2023: ‘Who Benefits?’ Inside the EU’s Fight over Scanning for Child Sex Content - Very well documented investigation doing a great job following the money …