United States
Hide

Zuckerberg’s new cryptocurrency is absolutely terrifying

Just when it seems Facebook can’t get more sinister, more Orwellian or more mercenary, it does — announcing its own branded global cryptocurrency. Does this strike anyone else as terrifying? A company that has operated with impunity, under zero federal regulations, whose CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, has been called — in a hapless act of political theater — to explain his shadowy practices before Congress, yet has never offered specific correctives to any of his outfit’s failings or overreaches or unintended consequences, makes its next big move this? As declarations go, it’s astonishing. Zuckerberg is out for nothing less than dominion over us all. If you’re one of the site’s 2.6 billion users, Facebook’s operators know wh ...
Top
Bottom