In the 21st century, utilities – both public and private – are society's hard shell and soft underbelly.
From Huawei to Tel Aviv, China is a master at the bank shot.
He didn't have to deal with intercontinental missiles, nuclear weapons, and proliferating cyber threats.
Mark Zuckerberg has always been unintentionally naive but is now deliberatively full of shit.
The standard responses to it compound the problems of uncertainty. In the world of social media expertise, we demand certainty—almost always false certainty—and punish nuance.
“In a speech from the deck of the destroyer Changsha, Mr Xi outlined China’s goal to develop the world’s leading naval force, saying the need has “never been more pressing than today”.”
Everyone loves the benefits of the internet, but most people I know don’t want their personal data shared without active knowledge or consent.