You could soon be paying to access Facebook and other social media platforms as the FCC plans to dismantle net neutrality, putting the power of the internet in the hands of telecommunications companies. Net neutrality regulates government and service providers by compelling them to treat all data on the Internet the same, and not discriminate... Continue Reading →
With Robert Mugabe’s resignation as president of Zimbabwe comes the opportunity to do something truly special with the country’s economy that will essentially need to start from scratch. The culmination of Mugabe’s regime, which lasted just shy of four decades, coincides with a wide adoption of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. At the time of writing this,... Continue Reading →
For years the world has laughed at the idea of a Marxist utopia… and rightfully so. But we now stand at a point of human civilisation where we can reconcile the innumerable failures of capitalism. I’ve written at some length about Blockchain technology and how it’s distributed ledger is able to change just about any... Continue Reading →
The lack of a competing ideology to capitalism since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the culmination of the Cold War has been well documented and Francis Fukuyama’s End of History describes it best.
A major subject in the news in recent months has been that of the media and its role and influence in our post-modern society. However, very few people understand the magnitude of this issue with regards to the media as a core tenet of any liberal democracy and how it has failed and succeeded in... Continue Reading →