practical resistance, hongkong 

For many, XXth century was about attempting to *seize the means of production*.

In the XXIst, shall we attempt to *destroy the means of prediction*?

#SurveillanceCapitalism #FuckOffGoogleAndCo #BecomeUnpredictable

"UK businesses using artificial intelligence to monitor staff activity" | The Guardian
theguardian.com/technology/201

Also, note the use of the term "precision economy" in this article to describe these practices. Is this an attempt to whitewash what we call "surveillance capitalism"?

#SurveillanceCapitalism #UK #AI

A group is suing over Google’s proposed smart neighbourhood in Toronto:

Jim Balsillie, the former co-CEO of BlackBerry, called the project a "colonizing experiment in surveillance capitalism attempting to bulldoze important urban, civic and political issues.”

bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-4

RT @aral@twitter.com

A smart city, unless the data is owned and controlled the citizens, is a panopticon. The data leaks by default to the corporations that own it. It is privatisation of public space. Smart City is the wrong goal; we should aim to have Smart Citizens.

#SurveillanceCapitalism twitter.com/MaliciaRogue/statu

🐦🔗: twitter.com/aral/status/112472

#Google's CEO: "Yes, we use data to make products more helpful for everyone"

nytimes.com/2019/05/07/opinion

Google does offers helpful services, but primarily for their customers, not their users. Like this time its AI algorithms helped DoD with drones strikes

#SurveillanceCapitalism

" will continue in pre-trial detention. This is a emergency. He is entirely innocent; he returns to an 8m² cell with 7 men, w/ no room to sleep, w/ no clean water, in a prison system notoriously on the verge of collapse."

👉🏻 freeolabini.org/en/letters/

An important day for our freedom to organize freely without being spied on: @Framasoft has just launched their crowdfunding campaign to develop @mobilizon a decentralized and federated platform for event organization

joinmobilizon.org/en/

Spread the word!

#crowdfunding #surveillanceCapitalism #FOSS #mobilizon #fediverse

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