Tag: decentralization

Dynamo! – 02×03

Bitcoin breaks through the $16,000 mark, Four Things That Could Explain Trump’s Jerusalem Embassy Decision, Google’s Machine Learning Software Has Learned to Replicate Itself and Jony Ive is retaking control of Apple’s design team after two years in hands-off role. Hosted by Antwand Howard and Francisco Pierre-Louis [powerpress] Timestamps: (0:27) Bitcoin breakout (4:57) Trump’s declaration of Jerusalem (7:22) Google AI bots make robo-babies (11:42) Apple’s design chief returns Note: (12:56 – 13:46) Silences were accidental. Antwand points out that corporate made technologies are getting more unnecessary and aimless, improving only in the direction of VR and corporate control. blockchain is growing

Paper Planes – 01×10

Wall Street Wants to Kill the Agency Protecting Americans From Financial Scams, The FCC just repealed a 42-year-old rule blocking broadcast media mergers, Kim Dotcom to build alternative web, Homeland Security Department terminates temporary residency program for almost 60,000 Haitians. Hosted by Antwand Howard and Francisco Pierre-Louis [powerpress] Timestamps: (0:48) Wall Street Wants to Kill the Agency Protecting Americans From Financial Scams (5:30) The FCC just repealed a 42-year-old rule blocking broadcast media mergers (09:57) Kim Dotcom to build alternative web (10:40) Homeland Security Department terminates temporary residency program for almost 60,000 Haitians Articles used in the episode:  Wall

From paper to bits; All over again.

Many years ago, we humans were dependent on human capabilities and limitations for all our work. Everything was done manually and if the work was ‘heavy’ or complex then it was definitely time consuming, erroneous or just not worth it. But all of that changed when computers were born. Where the work was erroneous it became accurate; where it was tedious or time consuming, it became efficient and quick. Our lives were changed immensely because of that shift from paper to bits back then, and now we are possibly in the middle of another such revolution thanks to Satoshi

Let’s get hacked! – 01×02

Deloitte, a UK accounting firm got hacked and what it could mean in the future for cybersecurity. Also, US Senate Dems are filing a bill to remove the debt ceiling. Would it benefit us or could it lead to something more severe? Hosted by Antwand Howard and Francisco Pierre-Louis [powerpress] Timestamps: (0:30) Deloitte hit by cyber-attack revealing clients’ secret emails (6:30) Senate Dems file bill to eliminate debt ceiling Articles used in this episode: Deloitte hit by cyber-attack revealing clients’ secret emails. Source: The Guardian Senate Dems file bill to eliminate debt ceiling. Source: The Hill Image Credit: Hacker by

The Broke, Bankrupt, and Beaten (feat. Corbin Craig) – 01×01

Is St. Louis a vision of what’s worst to come? Is the iPhone X a scam, and does Toys R’ Us bankruptcy spell the end for retail? Hosted by Francisco Pierre-Louis and Antwand Howard Special Guest: Corbin Craig. He’s a musician and runs the political commentary channel Darkmonsterccc on Youtube. [powerpress] Timestamps: (0:53) The Police State in St. Louis (14:57) iPhone X: Is it a scam? (24:04) The Death of Retail + Bonus: The Beauty of Decentralization Articles used in this episode: Police in riot gear trample over woman during St. Louis protests. Source: MookyDaKiD’s Youtube channel iPhone X.