Former Facebook exec: “I think we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works. The short-term, dopamine-driven feedback loops we’ve created are destroying how society works. No civil discourse, no cooperation; misinformation, mistruth. You are being programmed”

During his View From The Top talk, Chamath Palihapitiya, founder and CEO of Social Capital, discussed how money is an instrument of change which should be used to make the … Read more

In 1987 Michael Levine, a deep cover operative, created a three part sting operation that would have halted the cocaine trade to the US for at least a year. Different agencies worked together to sabotage the operation to make sure that wouldn’t happen.

via IntelligentPresence: A few years ago I interviewed Mr Levine about his true crime novel Deep Cover. I wanted to write a movie screenplay about the happening. It’s conspiracy in it’s truest … Read more