Many moons ago, I told you that blockchain was a passing fad, and that the only meaningful use of blockchain technology was cryptocurrency (a la Bitcoin). Over 4 years later, my prediction turned out to be true. But this is not an "I told you so post." Rather, it's a warning.
Cyptocurrencies have exploded in …
Online censorship has ramped up significantly in the past few years. We've all seen it. For instance:
Seemingly innocuous social media posts getting removed for reasons that make no sense, or for no reason at all
Veiled and not-so-veiled threats about what you are allowed to say online without fear of losing your …
Now that GitHub has been hacked/DDoS'd, you might find it difficult to access the course exercise files for some of my IT training courses. I've begun adding some of these files to GitLab, and you can find them at https://gitlab.com/benpiper
Feel free to contact me if you can't find what you're looking for.
About three years ago, the following phrase popped into my head:
"Social media is making you have stupid opinions."
Now that's obviously not directed at you, and when I had the thought it wasn't about anyone in particular. It was more of a general observation that social media is antithetical to critical …
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