Writer Tony Posnanski got into a little beef with the Twitter account for coconut water brand Vita Coco on Wednesday and things took a rather unexpected turn.
— Read on digg.com/2019/vita-coco-pee-tweet
In Xinjiang, northwest China, the government is cracking down on the minority Muslim Uyghur population, keeping them under constant surveillance and throwing more than a million people into concentration camps. But in Istanbul, 3,000 miles away, a community of women who have escaped a life of repression are fighting a digital resistance.
— Read on www.wired.com/story/inside-chinas-massive-surveillance-operation/
We either have a serious music critic, or one helluva guitar prodigy in the making here folks.
— Read on digg.com/video/baby-on-guitar
Uber and Lyft are banking on a future where ever-more riders rely on ride-hailing. But that future assumes the companies will be able to accomplish something pretty difficult—finding enough drivers.
— Read on www.wsj.com/articles/uber-and-lyft-face-tough-test-of-finding-and-keeping-drivers-11557673863
A spoiled, wealthy yacht owner is thrown overboard and becomes the target of revenge from his mistreated employee.
Brownie Bytes Gives this Movie 4 Brownies!
Brownie Bytes Review: Very funny and cute despite what press reviews said.
Funny how the press movie review writers criticize the film with terrible reviews but Amazon reviewers (1,341) give it 4 out of 5 stars. That’s our rating too.
So much for paid review writers.
You might remember the original Overboard (1987) with Kurt Russell and Goldie Hawn. I gave that one 5 stars. But the remake is still worth a watch.
The Atlantic podcast Crazy/Genius returns to explain how privacy became the most important idea on the internet—and why it’s still so confusing.
— Read on www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2019/05/crazygenius-season-three-privacy-internet/589078/
My Take by Brownie Bytes
#Google #Facebook #Amazon and #Twitter don’t have our best interests in mind especially when it comes to privacy. They are amoral techies with an agenda that we cannot trust.
Brownie Bytes Gives this Movie 5 Brownies!
Said to be based on a true story but the press has mixed ideas about that, we don’t care. It’s a great story well told.
Green Book. Watch the trailer, download the poster, and read movie news.
— Read on www.universalpictures.com/movies/green-book