Just yesterday, we noted how the media coverage of Clinton and Trump’s health has become “outright bizarre” (see “American Electorate Loses As Partisan Media Coverage Of Candidate Health Turns Outright Bizarre“).
In that post, we pointed out the following tweet from a New York Times columnist who was not “enthused” by all the conspiracy theories surrounding Hillary’s health and suggested that “Google should fix this.”
— Farhad Manjoo (@fmanjoo) August 21, 2016
Apparently Manjoo was not happy with the following interview with former New York City Mayor, Rudy Giuliani, where Rudy pointed out Hillary’s health issues and suggested that people “go online and put down, ‘Hillary Clinton illness,’ and take a look at the videos yourself” (skip to 7:30 for the relevant discussion on Hillary’s health). Continue reading »
Film director says ‘invasion’ of privacy in gaming app is part of the wider practice of ‘surveillance capitalism’
Film director Oliver Stone has branded the popular gaming app Pokémon Go a “new level of invasion” of privacy that could lead to “totalitarianism”.
The American reportedly voiced concerns over the game as he promoted his new movie about NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden at Comic-Con International. Continue reading »