Jeff Bezos, the consummate Technocrat and head of Amazon, is gobbling up the swamp while President Trump seems to welcome the intrusion. Yesterday, as Trump signed the gargantuan $717 billion defense bill, compare Bezos’ $10 billion contract to the $7.6 billion line item that pays for 77 of Lockheed Martin’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighters!
August 14, 2018
If a policeman asks to unlock your cellphone, the author concludes “In China, it’s not wise to refuse.” The only natural outcome of a Technocracy is Scientific Dictatorship where every conceivable detail of your life is examined under a microscope for compliance.
This is a good view of the history and current state of development of autonomous vehicles. Current technology is still inadequate for wide-spread use but the implementation of ultra high-speed 5G communications will change all that. 5G promises instant communication between car and remote AI computers that can control everything in real time.