A pundit warns us that tech won’t set us free. Was it supposed to? I thought it was just for posting selfiesĀ and playing Pokemon Go.

Don’t Count on Tech to Set You Free – Bloomberg View

 

The state is eager to use the internet as a way to spy on people. The U.S. government surveillance program is now well known, thanks to people like Edward Snowden and the efforts of organizations like the Electronic Frontier Foundation. You can bet that less scrupulous governments have even more intrusive programs.

Don’t worry, we’ll all be to busy watching cat videos to notice.

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