Obama’s Uber is using its app to troll local politicians again

Obama’s Uber is using its app to troll local politicians again   David Plouffe, the Obama senior staffer who helped arrange the Solyndra and Tesla “cleantech” green cash kick-back scams is now working on disrupting even bigger things.   Following the Twitter, Google, Facebook and Linkedin trend, made famous on the 2016 season of the …

FORBES: MICROSOFT SCREWS IT’S USERS IN WINDOWS 10

Windows 10 Worst Secret Spins Out Of Control Gordon Kelly , Contributor I write about technology’s biggest companies Follow on Forbes  (1394) Back in November Microsoft confirmed Windows 10’s worst kept secret: its extensive telemetry (or ‘spying’ as it has been labelled) cannot be stopped. What no-one realised until now, however, is just how staggering …

California CPUC officials using taxpayer funds to prop up dying green energy company in order to protect campaign billionaires

California CPUC officials using taxpayer funds to prop up dying green energy company in order to protect campaign billionaires     By Roger Lester- Submitted to the LA Times     The State of California continues to plow huge amounts of cash and waivers (Tax waivers are losses to taxpayers) into the failed solar scandal …

Wherefore Art Thou Nick Denton’s Soul (NSFW)

  Wherefore Art Thou Nick Denton’s Soul (NSFW)         Editorial By Susan Duncan         Other publications have referred to Nick Denton as an “accused pedophile”. They appear to be referring to the fact that Nick Denton has been parading a man around who he says is his “legal husband”, …

GOOGLE’S COVERT TAX EVASION SCHEME BUSTED

GOOGLE’S COVERT TAX EVASION SCHEME BUSTED       Google accounts show 11 billion euros moved via low tax ‘Dutch sandwich’ in 2014   AMSTERDAM/LONDON | By Toby Sterling and Tom Bergin     Google’s new Canadian engineering headquarters in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario January 14, 2016. Reuters/Peter Power     Google moved 10.7 billion euros ($12 …

The Afghan Papers- Part 3

The U.S. Spent a Half Billion on Mining in Afghanistan With ‘Limited Progress’ The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction has labelled yet another project in danger of failing. This time its U.S. plans to develop the country’s oil, gas and minerals industries. by Megan McCloskey ProPublica, Jan. 14, 2016, 12:49 p.m. 5 Comments Print …

Russia may be running out of oil

Russia may be running out of oil Get short URL © Sergei Karpukhin / Reuters Oil production in Russia will inevitably decline by 2035 according to an Energy Ministry report seen by the Vedomosti business daily. The different scenarios predict an output drop from 1.2 percent up to 46 percent two decades from now. The document, …

APPLE Tells DOJ/White House to Put it Where the Sun Don’t Shine

Apple’s Response To DOJ: Your Filing Is Full Of Blatantly Misleading Claims And Outright Falsehoods from the no-love-lost dept – TECH DIRT As expected, Apple has now responded to the DOJ in the case about whether or not it can be forced to write code to break its own security features to help the FBI …

Gawker Editor’s Testimony Stuns Courtroom in Hulk Hogan Trial

Gawker Editor’s Testimony Stuns Courtroom in Hulk Hogan Trial   By NICK MADIGAN FOR THE NEW YORK TIMES   Photo Nick Denton, left, founder of Gawker Media, and Albert J. Daulerio, a former editor in chief of Gawker, listening to testimony on Wednesday during a trial over a sex tape involving Hulk Hogan. Credit Steve …

Reddits Best Comments On The Collapse of Twitter

[–]Yare_Owns  Reminds me of a joke. One hundred million users walk into a trendy bar in Silicon Valley. Nobody buys anything. Bar hailed as massive success. permalink [–]real-G 6 points 6 hours ago  I expect the arse to fall out of many tech firms in the coming years. permalink parent load more comments (2 replies) [–]nagerst …

Journalism crisis leads to shameful compromises at Google

        Journalism crisis leads to shameful compromises at Google and Vox As publications go bust, Vox hires commerce editor in attempt to save journalism by destroying it February 21, 2016 2:00AM ET by Chris Lehmann @lehmannchris No one needs to remind regular readers of Al Jazeera America that journalism is in crisis. …

The Afghan Papers -Part 1

Lawmakers to Pentagon: Goats, Carpets and Jewelry Helped Afghanistan How? At a Senate hearing this week, lawmakers questioned whether a Pentagon business task force had accomplished anything worthwhile. by Megan McCloskey ProPublica, Jan. 21, 2016, 2:52 p.m. 6 Comments Print Print This is part of an ongoing investigation G.I. Dough ProPublica is investigating how billions …

The Afghan Papers – Part 20

Vast $Trillion Mineral Deposits Discovered in Afghanistan … Lithium Statistics: Although no firm numbers are currently available, many estimate that the lithium reserve base in Afghanistan will be at least equal to those now … thenewslink.com/afghanistan-lithium-trillion-dollar-miner… Afghanistan Mineral Deposits Said to be Worth $1 Trillion … Afghanistan Mineral Deposits Said to be … surveys in …

Anti-Trust Charges Filed Against the National Venture Capital Association “Crime Club”

Anti-Trust Charges Filed Against the National Venture Capital Association “Crime Club”     By Carter Lee       The FBI, The SEC, The FTC, the U.S. Attorney General and the Civil Court system have been asked to investigate and prosecute a “Cartel organization” known as the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), per documents filed …

San Francisco’s Google Tech Buses Define All That Is Wrong With San Francisco

    Diary   Rebecca Solnit   The young woman at the blockade was worried about the banner the Oaklanders brought, she told me, because she and her co-organisers had tried to be careful about messaging. But the words FUCK OFF GOOGLE in giant letters on a purple sheet held up in front of a …

Elon Musk goes “full asshole” and personally cancels blogger’s Tesla order after ‘rude’ post

Elon Musk goes “Full Asshole” and personally cancels blogger’s Tesla order after ‘rude’ post   A Californian venture capitalist had his Tesla Motors Model X order cancelled after he wrote about a badly run launch event     Alex Hern   @alexhern   THE GUARDIAN   Unimaginable wealth has brought Elon Musk a lot of …

Twitter loses $2 billion. The Death March of the Tweeters

Twitter loses $2 billion in 10 years REUTERS/DADO RUVIC by Jack Hadfield1  Twitter, in an annual 10-K report filed yesterday, revealed just how much money it has bled over the past decade: two billion dollars. In their report, Twitter bluntly acknowledged the extent of the company’s problems: Since our inception, we have incurred significant operating losses, and, as …

Google finally admits it is actually a rogue CIA operation gone out-of-control

Google finally admits it is actually a rogue CIA operation gone out-of-control   Google Unveils Neural Network with “Superhuman” Ability to Determine the Location of Almost Any Image   Guessing the location of a randomly chosen Street View image is hard, even for well-traveled humans. But Google’s latest artificial-intelligence machine manages it with relative ease. …

Americans have no energy options for their future because “weirdo campaign billionaires” want their campaign kick-backs

Americans have no energy options for their future because “weirdo campaign billionaires” want their campaign kick-backs       – Emily Brown, NRDC Advisor     The Oscars brought a new term to the political table: “weirdo billionaires”. One of the winners, at the Oscar’s, introduced main-stream America to the Elon Musks, Joe Lonsdales, Tom …

How Google Kills People It Does Not Like

How Google Kills People It Does Not Like       By Denton Ampersly- London Digital       In the European Union, American FTC and Journalist investigations of Google (AKA: Alphabet, Jigsaw, IQT, and a host of other pseudonyms) a few nasty bits have emerged.     First of all, Google bosses Larry Page …

The Silicon Valley Circle of Corruption.

The Silicon Valley Circle of Corruption. An endless-loop cycle of payola, quid-pro-quo, black-listing, finance collusion, sex abuse scandals and crony political payoffs that will never end until the FBI and the SEC begin arresting and indicting people! This technology culture of crime is destroying democracy in America! It is time to stop being soft on …

XP VEHICLES: Federal Agency Corruption Hits Home

XP VEHICLES: Federal Agency Corruption Hits Home     Once there was a company called XP VEHICLES ( see http://departmentofenergyoverwatch.wordpress.com/ ) They had created the fastest, lowest cost, safest, easiest to build, easiest to drive electric vehicles. They were asked by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to apply for the Advanced Technology Vehicle Manufacturing …

California political leaders are only as “green” as their bank accounts

  California political leaders are only as “green” as their bank accounts       By Dawn Lester – Commentary to the Los Angeles Times       Many companies in California witnessed organized crime and political racketeering in the hallowed corridors of the Sacramento State Capitol and it was horrific.     California politicians …

Snowden Sums Up The Presidential Campaign With Just One Tweet

Snowden Sums Up The Presidential Campaign With Just One Tweet   Submitted by Tyler Durden Apple,Barack Obama,Bernie Sanders,China,Donald Trump,Elizabeth Warren,ETC,European Union,goldman sachs,Goldman Sachs,Illinois,Medicare,Michigan,Mises Institute,None,South Carolina,Student Loans,White House,steven chu, frank giustra And so, just like that, with a sweeping victory in South Carolina, Sanders’ Socialism crawls back into its cage and crony capitalism is alive and …

More psychotic Google “Dr. Evil” Projects Emerge. Weird media wave control program uncovered.

More psychotic Google “Dr. Evil” Projects Emerge. Weird media wave control program uncovered. Google Is Building a Big, Mysterious Radio Transmitter in the Desert Coming soon to Spaceport America: Google’s newest secretive project. John Wenz By John Wenz Spaceport America, outside Truth or Consequences in the deserts of New Mexico, has been retooling its tenant …

TESLA MOTORS CARS HACKED, DRIVEN OFF CLIFFS, DRIVERS KILLED

TESLA MOTORS CARS HACKED, DRIVEN OFF CLIFFS, DRIVERS KILLED     Multiple Tesla drivers have now suddenly served off cliffs, killing the drivers, swerved into bicyclists and bystanders: killing them; Bursting in flames.     Elon Musk denies the cars were hacked but others say he is lying as part of a cover-up!     …

Why Google Can’t Criticize EU Much for Ruling it Dominant & Anticompetitive

  Click for full view   EPA     Why Google Can’t Criticize EU Much for Ruling it Dominant & Anticompetitive   By Scott Cleland President, Precursor LLC   In the next several weeks, expect the EC’s Competition Directorate to decide that Google is in fact dominant with >90% share of Internet search in Europe …

Is Panasonic The Most Unethical Company in Tech?

Is Panasonic The Most Unethical Company in Tech? Elon Musk will do anything for dirty tech deal’s to increase his wealth and self-promotion via taxpayer pig troughs. He loves to partner with the dirtiest name in electronics: Panasonic. Apparently, twisted minds think alike. When will the FBI finally shut both of these bad actors down? …

The Deadly Lithium Ion Battery

  The Deadly Lithium Ion Battery       Lithium ion batteries are blowing up, starting fires and, generally, destroying people’s homes, cars, electronics and physical health. Boeing was ordered to stop flying the 787 Dreamliner because it’s Lithium ion batteries are catching fire spontaneously. A group of silicon valley venture capitalists forced/leveraged the government …

The Afghan Papers – Part 19

Afghanistan: Is miraculous $1T mineral discovery just war PR ops? American news media was all aflutter yesterday over a story by James Risen in the New York Times about an Immaculate Detection of massive mineral wealth in US-occupied Afghanistan. Finally, some positive news from America’s longest-running war in history! Afghanistan is suddenly poised to become …

University President Says dumb Freshman should be “drowned like bunnies”

  Newspaper Adviser Is Fired After Students’ Scoop Roils Maryland Campus By MIKE McPHATEFEB.  NEW YORK TIMES Photo   Bradley Hall at Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Md. Credit Bill Green/The Frederick News-Post, via Associated Press Advertisement Continue reading the main story Continue reading the main story Share This Page Email Share Tweet Save …

Google charged with rigging the web to attack and destroy politicians and competitors

Google Rivals Are Readying An Antitrust Assault in D.C.       By Amir Efrati And Thomas Catan Three Internet companies—Nextag Inc., Yelp Inc. and Expedia Inc.—are gearing up to attack Google Inc. on Capitol Hill, claiming the company is taking new profits for itself by unfairly punishing them on its search engine. In a …

Another Democrat in Solyndra-like crimes. Joyce’s involvement in solar project at Stonehill probed

Another Democrat in Solyndra-like crimes. Joyce’s involvement in solar project at Stonehill probed State senator under fire for misuse of campaign funds like Dianne Feinstein and Solyndra CANTON, Mass. —There are new allegations against State Sen. Bryan Joyce just days after FBI and IRS agents raided his Canton law offices. The Boston Globe reports a …

The Afghan Papers – Part 11

Eyes on Afghanistan as Next Lithium Mother Lode Could Afghanistan become the Saudi Arabia of lithium? Oilprice (Oilprice) Mar 25, 2014 at 9:38AM This article was written by Oilprice.com — the leading provider of energy news in the world. Also check out this recent article:  Can Oil Turn Beirut into a New Dubai or a New Baghdad? …

Twitter targets trolls but winds up silencing conservatives

Opinion Twitter targets trolls but winds up silencing conservatives By Robby Soave   Modal Trigger     When Twitter sanctioned popular right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos last month for bad behavior, conservatives were concerned. Two weeks ago, when the social media platform picked a bunch of leftist groups to write its new harassment policies, they grew worried. …

NOW Guccifer knows what “Scalia” means. Guccifer Seems To Have Hacked Scalia At The Bohemian Club

Justice Scalia spent his last hours with members of this secretive society of elite hunters   http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/the-life-of-influential-supreme-court-justice-antonin-scalia/2016/02/13/3e9c8db8-d29d-11e5-b2bc-988409ee911b_gallery.html?_template=gallery-embed” /> The life of conservative Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia View Photos Antonin Scalia, the influential and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died. He was 79. In 2010, Poindexter hosted a group of 53 members …

The Afghan Papers -22

Whistleblower “Singled Out For Retaliation And Retribution” For Exposing Pentagon’s $850,000,000 Disappearing Act January 22nd, 2016 | by CoNN In the aftermath of allegations of misuse of funds meant to rebuild Afghanistan, The Senate Judiciary Committee chair has asked the Pentagon whether an Army colonel who had whistle-blown on the wasteful nature of the Afghan …

Billionaire Wants $30 Million From California to Give Beach Access

  Cleantech Billionaire Takes California’s Most Beautiful Beach Away From The Public Billionaire Wants $30 Million From California to Give Beach Access By CHRISTINE HAUSER  THE NEW YORK TIMES Photo   Martins Beach in California has been at the center of a battle over private ownership and public access. Credit Jim Wilson/The New York Times …

Which Companies Participate In Synchronized Political Mood Manipulation and Public Spying?

Why Google Can’t Criticize Ruling it is “Dominant and Anticompetitive”

Why Google Can’t Criticize Ruling it is “Dominant and Anticompetitive” By Scott Cleland President, Precursor LLC In the next several weeks, expect the EC’s Competition Directorate to decide that Google is in fact dominant with >90% share of Internet search in Europe and that Google has abused its search dominance by biasing its own Shopping …

Mark Zuckerberg Rapes The Public Again. Facebook Caught Stealing Your Health Records to Use Against You.

Mark Zuckerberg Rapes The Public Again. Facebook Caught Stealing Your Health Records to Use Against You. Lawsuit Accuses Facebook of Secretly Mining Users’ Health Data to Use in Targeted Advertising (graphic: iStock/Getty Images) By Nicholas Iovino, Courthouse News Service SAN JOSE, Calif. (CN) – Facebook spied on users that relayed private health information on the …

“-ium” metals mining Corruption: The dirtiest schemes in politics

“-ium” metals mining Corruption: The dirtiest schemes in politics – Lithium, Indium and Uranium have led to murders and epic crimes in order to keep their dirty mining deals secret – Tesla and Google investors got massive lithium kickbacks from public agencies and they funded their campaigns The Clintons: is the Oregon standoff really about uranium? …

Is Google’s Larry Page an “Idea Thief”?

Is Google’s Larry Page an “Idea Thief”? A new lawsuit against Google presents startling evidence that Google stole YouTube, Google Glass, Google VR, Google-Loon, Google’s video technology and the very essence of Google itself. The lawsuit, along with a number of other legal actions, demonstrates a systematic program of intellectual property theft where Google’s owners …

Apple Tells White House To Shove It’s “Back-Doors” up its Butt! Tim Cook Finds Redemption In Human Rights Laws

  Florida sheriff pledges to arrest CEO Tim Cook if Apple resists crypto cooperation If Apple wouldn’t comply with a court order, sheriff vows: “I’ll lock the rascal up.” by Cyrus Farivar –  Share Tweet Email 165 FOX 13 Apple’s encryption battle Feds fire back on San Bernardino iPhone, noting that Apple has accommodated China …

Tesla Vapors Kill You Slowly, Why Didn’t DOE know?

When Tesla batteries go off under your families seat, they give off poison fumes. Let’s take a look at those vapors. DOE engineers wrote hundreds of reports proving that these batteries were deadly. Why did DOE executives ignore those reports? Could it have anything to do with the fact that the makers of the batteries …

Why Google Owners Want To Replace Humans With Robots: The Ultimate Path To Google Sex-Bots

Why Google Owners Want To Replace Humans With Robots: The Ultimate Path To Google Sex-Bots     – Are Google’s Insane Owners Really Trying To Eliminate Humans Because They Don’t Want Non-Billionaires Bothering Them?     Deep Learning Is Going to Teach Us All the Lesson of Our Lives: Jobs Are for Machines   (An …

Tomorrow, Feb. 9: Show Your Support For Ending Google’s Reign Of Abuses

GOOGLE BUS HEARINGS IN SAN FRANCISCO ON FEB. 9, 2016 PHONE, FAX AND EMAIL THE MAYOR OF SAN FRANCISCO TODAY AT: Telephone: (415) 554-6141 Fax: (415) 554-6160 Email: mayoredwinlee@sfgov.org TELL HIM YOU DO NOT WANT GOOGLE TO RECEIVE TAXPAYER RESOURCES UNTIL THEY PROVE THEY HAVE ENDED THEIR ANTI-BLACK, ANTI-WOMAN, ANTI-SENIOR HIRING PRACTICES AND PUBLIC PRIVACY …

San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center (IndyBay) caught violating freedom of the press

San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center (IndyBay) caught violating freedom of the press   The self-acknowledged “free speech and open news center for popular news stories” turns out to have neither “free speech” nor “open news”. Post any news story that talks about Elon Musk’s epic political corruption or Google’s misogyny, Google’s failure to …

Google Spending Billions To Defame EU and Lobby for EU Break-up in Retribution For Anti-Trust Investigation

Google is trying to turn EUROPE against Brussels by search engine rigging anti-EU feelings to spread anti-EU propaganda through the Continent – as our exclusive map today reveals. By Caroline Wheeler, EXCLUSIVE                           518 GETTY Strong anti-Brussels feelings are soaring in 25 out …

Who Is California’s New Green Cleantech Czar Gary Kreman?

Who Is California’s New Green Cleantech Czar Gary Kreman?     By Tony West For The LA Times Edt.     California just put more money than god in a special “Cleantech Cash” pot created by taxpayer funds in a special Proposition. The taxpayers were just told: “it will create jobs”. What the politicians may …

Opinion- Google Needs A Spankin’ by the FBI

By Danton Lee At The White House “You can’t swing a cat without hitting a Google employee”       If you were an insane ego-maniacal billionaire with your own personal sex-based religion and you thought you had a plan to take over The White House, and many federal agencies, and make the government send …

FBI/DOJ Call Apple Liars and Hypsters; accuse Apple of ‘Corrosive’ manipulation of media to save dying company

Apple: DOJ ‘desperate,’ brief reads like indictment Jacob Pramuk | @jacobpramuk   The Justice Department on Thursday filed its latest response to Apple in the fight over iPhone encryption, calling the tech giant’s rhetoric in the San Bernardino, California, case “false” and “corrosive” of institutions that safeguard rights. The debate surrounds whether Apple should comply …

RUSSIA officially says “Google is a manipulative monopoly!”

Russian court turns down Google appeal in anti-monopoly case Reuters   A laptop screen shows the homepage of Google in Beijing June 8, 2006. REUTERS/Jason Lee/Files MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Moscow Arbitration court on Monday rejected an appeal from Google and upheld a ruling that the U.S. firm broke anti-monopoly laws by abusing its dominant …

TESLA Gigafactory found to be tax and campaign finance kick-back scam

The Gigafactory: Death In The Desert The Gigafactory: Death In The Desert (Click Here For PDF) This report presented to the FBI, The GAO, The EPA and the U.S. Congress When reporter Andy Barron was attacked and beat-up, by Elon Musk’s hench-men, at the construction site for the Nevada Tesla “Gigafactory”, the toxic secret about Tesla’s …

Ex-Gawker editor admits Hulk Hogan’s penis had no news value

Media Ex-Gawker editor admits Hulk Hogan’s penis had no news value By Julia Marsh   Modal Trigger Ex-Gawker editor A.J. Daulerio (left) and Hulk Hogan Photo: Splash News FOLLOW THE STORY Ex-Gawker editor admits Hulk Hogan’s penis had no news value Gawker owner explains difference between a Miley or Obama sex tape Gawker’s internal emails show …