Tag Archives: 1984

Privacy In the Age of Data Mining


From the book: “1984” by George Orwell (June, 1949).  A book of science fantasy whose time has come only 60 years after publication.  We thought, long ago, that the world of Winston Smith was a vision of a world that … Continue reading

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30 Reasons to Surrender


This is a growth industry that must be preserved.  Aside from our balance of payments we are educating tomorrow’s governments on how to maintain a firm hand in maintaining order.   All talk radio shows should be recorded to identify … Continue reading

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Carrier IQ and How it Affects your Privacy and How it Exposes You to First Amendment Jeopardy


More on Carrier IQ, which collects information about your cell phone, your call experience, dropped calls, location, and other information limited only by the imagination of the intelligence specialists of the FBI, CIA, NSA, and other interested parties. http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/1 … … Continue reading

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Reconciling Location Tracking and Privacy +


If you haven’t read 1984 you should at least read its Wikipedia entry (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nineteen_Eighty-Four).  Along with data mining there is nothing private anymore.  we are all being monitored of necessity IF we want the convenience of  instant communication.  It’s a … Continue reading

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Robert Reich: Political Canards


The Republican’s Big Lies About Jobs (And Why Obama Must Repudiate Them) TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2011, http://robertreich.org/ And if all others accepted the lie which the party imposed – if all records told the same tale – then the lie passed … Continue reading

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