2015-09-25 Thread t byfield
A few thoughts about the VW scandal The VW scandal may not seem very nettimish, but I'll argue that it is. This'll take a while, because it is, as they say now, #epic. If you're interested, read on. Cheers, T There are a few 'immaterial' sectors we're used to thinking of as somehow

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2015-09-25 Thread morlockelloi
Consumers have been at the mercy of technology vendors for a long time. The novelty here is that it is the government that found itself in the subordinate role. The lowdown is that the technology one doesn't fully understand and have full transparency into ("user") can and will screw you, and