I’m not sure if that’s a question anyone knows the answer to, considering that no one knows how many people total have been killed in drone strikes… 1,015 more words
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If most of the literature on the entanglement between the entertainment industry and the military associates the piloting of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) to video games, the testimony of a former American pilot seems to contradict such assumption. 106 more words
need not appear as an economic competitor, and it may even be advantageous to engage with him in business transactions. But he is, nevertheless, the other, the stranger; and it is sufficient for his nature that he is, in a specially intense way, existentially something different and alien, so that in the extreme case conflicts with him are possible. 1,336 more words
I love it when Apple unwittingly, but always purposefully, hands us our future — for a steep admission price. Watching our new watch-centric Futureworld unwind yesterday — in the din from a bright new set of iPhone 6 twins — was a surreal and foreboding experience. 656 more words
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“Although a huge amount of footage has been collected, the program is classified, and few people have ever seen images of the drone war and its casualties.