August 14, 2018

Are Amazon’s Technocrats Taking Over The DC Swamp?

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!



Primetime? A Quick History And Future Of Autonomous Vehicles

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.