Blackhole City

Welcome to Blackhole.City - A Community for discussions on Technology as the air we breath - for the full range of Technoconsumers from Technoskeptics to Technophiles (1)
About the Blackhole City category (1)
New Yorkers won't give up the fight to stop Amazon colonising our city | Arwa (1)
Who will save us from the Silicon Valley city-states? (1)
New York Lawmakers Want Social Media History To Be Included In Gun Background Checks (1)
My family's Google searching got us a visit from counterterrorism police | (1)
Deny the dystopia Big Real Estate wants for us (1)
World’s largest dorm-style ‘co-living’ apartment building coming to San Jose (1)
In East Palo Alto, the influx of tech companies pushes residents to a breaking point over gentrification (1)
China’s Surveillance Laboratory | Dissent Magazine (1)
Forget HQ2 — Big Tech wants to build cities from scratch (1)
Whopping 62 percent of jobs don't support middle-class life after accounting for cost of living (1)
Silicon Valley's dirty secret: Using a shadow workforce of contract employees to drive profits (1)
'City of Surveillance': Google-backed smart city sounds like a dystopian nightmare (1)
Romans protest at eternal decline of Italian capital (1)
Privacy Expert Resigns From Alphabet-Backed Smart City Project Over Surveillance (1)
What's the Matter With Manhattan? - New York’s empty storefronts are a dark omen for the future of cities (1)
SAGACIOUS NEWS - Resistance To Mass Surveillance Must Begin At The Local Level (1)
Netflix Is Forcing Hollywood Into a Talent War (1)
Manteca getting city-wide surveillance camera system - "hey, cameras are good, cameras are your friend." (1)
'Robot sex brothel' slated to open is not wanted, Houston's mayor says (1)
Pentagon wants developers for ‘drone swarms’ for the military (1)
At this Chinese school, Big Brother was watching students — and charting every smile or frown (1)
The Allure of Small Towns for Big City Freelancers It’s harder for creative professionals to make a living in big cities. Many are looking elsewhere (1)
Police urge public to report insults that hurt feelings, but aren't crimes (1)
Tech: the San Francisco dream machine has a glitch (1)
Google Is Building a City of the Future in Toronto. Would Anyone Want to Live There? (1)
‘Five Eyes’ governments call on tech giants to build encryption backdoors — or else (1)
Memo From the Boss: You’re a Vegetarian Now - “I'm a carnivore, a carnivore, a terrible disgusting carnivore.” ― Jonathan Franzen, Freedom (1)
Can Silicon Valley workers rein in Big Tech from within? | Ben Tarnoff (1)