Gizmodo has an article on a hacked coffee maker. IoT devices are poorly made and vulnerable.
This is real glacier archiving unlike the metaphoric AWS Glacier kind. Github is archiving code on film and storing it in an abandoned coal mine. Money quote:
“It’s more mine-y and rustic and raw-hole-in-the-rock than I thought it would be,” Nat Friedman, CEO of GitHub
“Capitalism” is the name Marx (that angry grifter) coined for free trade, which is what humans do if left alone. Ultimately Socialism’s problems aren’t with “capitalism.” They’re with humans.
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves.
William Pitt, British prime minister