Day: January 4, 2019

Two sociologists detail ‘The Rise of Victimhood Culture’ and how it’s used for social control

Two sociologists detail ‘The Rise of Victimhood Culture’ and how it’s used for social control

iSpeech.org The College Fix | Source URL Professors offer possible solution too — tout the principles of ‘dignity culture’ In 2014, Bradley Campbell and Jason Manning, associate professors of sociology at Cal State Los Angeles and West Virginia University, respectively, published a scholarly article titled “Microaggression and Moral Cultures” that […]

Lawsuit Contests Constitutionality of the 1996 Telecom Act Which Doesn’t Allow Opposing Cell Towers Due to Health Risks

Lawsuit Contests Constitutionality of the 1996 Telecom Act Which Doesn’t Allow Opposing Cell Towers Due to Health Risks

iSpeech B.N. Frank | Activist Post | Source URL Because of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, Americans have not been allowed to oppose the installation of cell towers and other wireless infrastructure based on health and environmental concerns near schools, medical facilities, residential areas, or anywhere else.  The first lawsuit […]

Google’s Project Soli that lets you control devices by moving your fingers in thin air is one step closer to reality after US approval

Google’s Project Soli that lets you control devices by moving your fingers in thin air is one step closer to reality after US approval

iSpeech.org Joe Pinkstone | The Daily Mail | Source URL A Google project that will allow users to control their devices using their fingers in thin air is one step closer to reality after receiving approval from US authorities.  Called Project Soli, the system identifies subtle finger movements using radar […]

Lawsuit Claims SPLC Abetted Theft, Spread Lies to Destroy Lawyer for ‘Thought Crime’

Lawsuit Claims SPLC Abetted Theft, Spread Lies to Destroy Lawyer for ‘Thought Crime’

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech PJ Media | Source URL In December 2018, a Baltimore lawyer filed a devastating lawsuit against the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and two of its employees. The SPLC targeted Glen Keith Allen over his former ties to the National Alliance (NA), a white nationalist group. In doing so, […]

The FBI is Trying Amazon’s Facial-Recognition Software

The FBI is Trying Amazon’s Facial-Recognition Software

https://www.ispeech.org Frank Konkel | NextGov | Source URL The FBI is piloting Amazon’s facial matching software—Amazon Rekognition—as a means to sift through mountains of video surveillance footage the agency routinely collects during investigations. The pilot kicked off in early 2018 following a string of high-profile counterterrorism investigations that tested the […]

New wireless ‘pacemaker for the brain’ prevents seizures with fine-tuned stimulation – and adapts itself in real time to the patient’s needs

New wireless ‘pacemaker for the brain’ prevents seizures with fine-tuned stimulation – and adapts itself in real time to the patient’s needs

iSpeech.org The Daily Mail | Source URL A wireless ‘pacemaker for the brain’ could offer new treatment for neurological disorders. The WAND, developed by engineers at the University of California, Berkeley, can listen to and stimulate electric current in the brain at the same time, potentially delivering ‘fine-tuned’ treatments for […]