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CLBR #292 - Tech's DC Agenda for 2018 with David Snead

Tech’s DC Agenda for 2018 with David Snead


When the House of Representatives returns to work on Monday there will be approximately 90-days left on the House calendar until election day.  501 more words

Slanting Public and Private

After reading this Wired article this weekend, I imagine many people are having similar thoughts to these ones:

We need a new social networking platform with safeguards and security from foreign invasion and ad-based models which distort facts?

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America needs Amazon more than Amazon needs America

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been busy visiting the 50 US states this year, a tour designed to mitigate damage to his company’s image among typical Americans as it’s scrutinized for its… 499 more words

The Power of the Crowd


“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
Edmund Burke

When diktats come down from the high up, i.e., the corridors of administrative power, and these are not helpful to society at large, does the crowd, i.e., a mass of people, mobilized through technology have the power to change these diktats.

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Technically Speaking

Tech innovation could build Africa’s economies, if governments let it

Durban, South Africa

As long as technology is seen as a separate industry, rather than a tool to industrialize, innovation in Africa won’t reach its full potential. 335 more words