Tag: Ben Brooks

2018-12-15 14.47.56

The Divide Between Silicon Valley and Washington Is a National-Security Threat

In the past year, Google executives, citing ethical concerns, have canceled an artificial-intelligence project with the Pentagon and refused to even bid on the Defense Department’s Project JEDI, a desperately needed $10 billion IT-improvement program. While stiff-arming Washington, Google has been embracing Beijing, helping the Chinese government develop a more effective censored search engine despite outcries from human-rights groups, American politicians, and, more recently, its own employees.

Via Ben Brooks

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TypeEngine and the Magazine

TypeEngine by Ben Brooks

There isn’t a clear cut line here either. Dark text on a light back­ground cer­tain­ly isn’t a unique design, nor are red links 3 , but the com­bi­na­tion of all the ele­ments as Type­Engine has screen­shot­ted can hard­ly be looked at as any­thing other than Sam­sung, I mean copy­ing, Copy­ing.

I’m a subscriber to the Magazine and I want Marco to succeed. However, I also want more compelling digital magazines – the Magazine is the only one I’ve found that’s worthy of my money – and TypeEngine may help enable that. [caption id="attachment_45718" align="aligncenter" width="1600"] iPhone panorama.[/caption]

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