The Daily DeX 08/10/2019: Manson As The Measure Of All Things

"To say that the 60s ended with the Moon Landing is to say that there's still nowhere to go but up for Western civilization. But to say that the 60s ended with the Manson Family killings is to say that society had taken a wrong turn, that history, culture, and civilization had set upon a dark path."

The Daily DeX 08/08/2019: How Big Brother Lost, Then Won

"The surveillance offered by Amazon's Ring smartphone security system convinces us that we can take control of our own security, when in fact we’re giving it away to those who claim to protect us but are really harvesting us for our data."

The Daily DeX: 08/05/2019: The E-book Makes You Wonder What You Really Own

We're slowly but steadily becoming aware of how user fees, interest, rents, ride-sharing, personal data as the price of using digital goods, and the right to repair debate are signals that the next phase of capitalism will be defined by shifts from owner to user-based economics.