Greens and Tea Party Unite?

TECH FREEDOM Bill Collier Some Tea Party activists in Georgia have joined forces with Greens, namely the Sierra Club, to fight against what both agree to be the environmentally hazardous and monopolistic policies of Georgia Power. But their opposition to this power...

Google+ Lifts Name Restrictions

TECH NEWS Paul Gordon Collier- Big News from Google today, as the social media/tech giant has just announced that the requirement to use your real name on google + is no longer required.  This requirement proved particularly irksome to businesses seeking to set up...

Privateers in Space- Spacex Goes Ten For Ten

CAPE CANAVERAL Paul Gordon Collier Spacex, a private satellite delivery company, has announced the successful launch and deployment of six communications satellites for the telecommunications company, ORBCOM.  The launch occurred at Cape Canaveral.  The satellites...

Iran’s 3D Printer Liberation

TEHRAN Paul Gordon Collier 3D Printers are empowering people to manufacture their own goods and even replacement parts.  But there are some unintended consequences to 3D printers that in one sense are not good but in another sense foreshadow the power of...

The Coders Rule

The Coders Rule Those who WRITE THE CODE actually RULE virtual communities, because the code tells you what you can and cannot do by literally placing “digital” limits that are structurally unbreakable. This is something none of us can hope to ever escape...

Media Consolidation And The Threat To The Fourth Estate

A Former FCC Chair is warning journalists that the future of journalism is in doubt in the face of current practices and standards exhibited by the American Federal Government, especially as it relates to the encouragement of media consolidation: —– RT...