Family of 5 killed during head-on, wrong-way crash in Georgia

Family of 5 killed by head-on, wrong-way crash in GeorgiaBy Joshua Rhett MillerFebruary 24, 2020 | 1:45pm | Updated

Source: Family of 5 killed during head-on, wrong-way crash in Georgia

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I don’t understand how there are “wrong-way crashes” on Interstates?

Why can’t there be those parking lot barriers that are deployed to keep people from driving out without paying?

Argh!

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US aircraft shot down during WWII discovered in the Pacific

“Project Recover is honored to play our part in keeping our nation’s promise of returning our fallen service members home and we remain committed to locating more Americans missing in action in Chuuk and around the world,” says retired US marine aviator and Project Recover CEO Derek Abbey.

Source: US aircraft shot down during WWII discovered in the Pacific

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So sad that these men lost their lives.

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GOVEROTRAGEOUS: Gopher: When Adversarial Interoperability Burrowed Under the Gatekeepers’ Fortresses

When Apple’s App Store launched in 2008, it was widely hailed as a breakthrough in computing, a “curated experience” that would transform the chaos of locating and assessing software and replace it with a reliable one-stop-shop where every app would come pre-tested and with a trusted seal of approval.

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Legislation to stem the tide of Big Tech companies’ abuses, and laws—such as a national consumer privacy bill, an interoperability bill, or a bill making firms liable for data-breaches—would go a long way toward improving the lives of the Internet users held hostage inside the companies’ walled gardens.

But far more important than fixing Big Tech is fixing the Internet: restoring the kind of dynamism that made tech firms responsive to their users for fear of losing them, restoring the dynamic that let tinkerers, co-ops, and nonprofits give every person the power of technological self-determination.

Source: Gopher: When Adversarial Interoperability Burrowed Under the Gatekeepers’ Fortresses

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Since the Gooferment has stuck its “camel like” nose into the tent, it screwed up the emerging internet with invisible legal lines.

Until the politicians and bureaucrats fix their “mistake”, innovation will be controlled by Big Tech.

Argh!

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