smart grid

Hive Mind? 5G, Smart Grid, and the Coming “Global Brain”

A lot of people look at their smart phones and just see a little phone with a computer in it. They have no idea what is coming our way with the smart grid, the Internet of Things, the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and, simply put, the technological evolution of man. The singularity isn’t what people have…

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Woman Asks Alexa “Are You Connected to the CIA?” Alexa — Who Supposedly Can’t Lie — Refuses to Answer

So, this happened. Following Wikileaks Vault 7 release alerting Americans to the fact that the CIA is using tons of exploits to turn all sorts of internet-connected smart devices into surveillance microphones, granting the intelligence agency access to millions of people’s private homes, people started asking questions. Namely, this woman below asked her ever-listening Amazon…

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The Biometric ID Grid: A Country-by-Country Guide

In last week’s report on India’s demonetization disaster, I began to connect the dots between demonetization, the push for a cashless society, and the biometric identification schemes that will eventually tie everyone’s fingerprints, iris scans, and other identifying details to every transaction they ever make. Well, that game of “connect the dots” just became even…

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FBI Seeks to Keep Its Nationwide Biometric Database a Secret from Citizens

By Nicholas West The FBI’s Next Generation Identification Biometrics Database went live nationwide in 2014 without much fanfare from the general public. Naturally, establishment media wasn’t there to give attention to the massive endeavor, even though from its inception it threatened the privacy of every single American. With only dedicated civil liberties advocates trying to…

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