Economics

Why Net Neutrality should be considered a human right!

Even Spider-Man facepalms over this issue! http://globalsolutions.org/blog/2017/08/Why-Net-Neutrality-Should-Be-Considered-Human-Right#.WYOPCITyuM8 In 2012, the Human Rights Council of the United Nations determined that a connection to the internet is a human right. Among other […]

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Finance sites erroneously show Amazon, Apple, other stocks crashing - MarketWatch

Incorrect stock data on Google Finance and Yahoo Finance appeared to be freaking out some investors Monday evening Source: Finance sites erroneously show Amazon, Apple, other stocks crashing – MarketWatch […]

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Why do so few people major in computer science? | Dan Wang

The number of people who majored in computer science in the US isn’t much higher in 2015 than in 2005. Why do so few students major in computer science? Source: […]

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UnitedHealth Doctored Medicare Records, Overbilled U.S. By $1 Billion, Feds Claim | Kaiser Health News

The company, which is the nation’s largest Medicare Advantage operator, denies wrongdoing and argues that the Justice Department “fundamentally misunderstands” how Medicare Advantage works. Source: UnitedHealth Doctored Medicare Records, Overbilled […]

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Apple pushes the reset button on the Mac Pro

“If we’ve had a pause in upgrades and updates, we’re sorry for that — what happened with the Mac Pro — and we’re going to come out with something.. Source: […]

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Report: Android overtakes Windows as the internet’s most used operating system

Mobile is today as important, if not more important, than desktops when it comes to the internet and apps. A clear reminder of that comes with news of a.. Source: […]

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Source: Lawsuit over popular, lower-priced Costco golf balls shows why Americans can’t have nice things cheap — Quartz   Apparently, Costco made their own Golf balls with a local/store name […]

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If you want privacy you need to run Linux | Computerworld

Windows is unsafe by design, and macOS isn’t a lot better. But even Linux distros that have joined the mainstream by becoming less scary are much safer. Source: If you […]

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Heads up: The federal government just filed suit against Navient, claiming they scammed millions of borrowers between 2010-2015 to the tune of $4 billion. This is huge. 

Navient in the spirit of Enron, decided to defraud customers. Not just college students but also disabled veterans. This post on Reddit links to sources to prove what is going […]

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Is America Becoming a Third World Country? | The National Interest

Conspiracy theories about Russia suggest that the awful prospect for the USA is of a global superpower with the domestic politics of the Philippines or Argentina. Source: Is America Becoming […]

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