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Artificial intelligence could be our saviour, according to the CEO of Google [WEF] “AI is probably the most important thing humanity has ever worked on. I think of it as something more profound than electricity or fire,” he said. “Any time you work with technology, you need to learn to harness the benefits while minimising the downsides.”

Stanford Researchers Launch Free TV Service To Improve Video Streaming [thestreamable]  Live TV Streaming Service website called Puffer. It’s part of a nonprofit academic research study in the computer science department at Stanford University, working to use AI to improve Internet transmission and video-streaming algorithms. Stream live TV in your browser. There’s no charge. You can watch U.S. TV stations affiliated with the NBC, CBS, ABC, PBS, FOX, and Univision networks

Desnapify —  is a deep convolutional generative adversarial network (DCGAN) trained to remove Snapchat filters from selfie images. It is based on the excellent pix2pix project by Isola et al., and specifically the Keras implementation by Thibault de Boissiere.

Netflix’s New Hit Is International [WSJ]  Netflix one-third of users watched “Bird Box” within a week of its debut. Added 7.3 million international users in the fourth quarter, a 42% increase over the same period last year.

Count the people around you by monitoring wifi signals [github] Calculates the number of people in the vicinity using the approximate number of smartphones as a proxy-  cellphone is determined to be in proximity to the computer based on sniffing WiFi probe requests. Possible uses of howmanypeoplearearound include: monitoring foot traffic in your house with Raspberry Pis, seeing if your roommates are home, etc.    =- It may be illegal to monitor networks for MAC addresses, especially on networks that you do not own. Please check your country’s laws  (for US Section 18 U.S. Code § 2511) – discussion.

Study  Nature Human Behaviour (A. Orben and A. K. Przybylski Nature Hum. Behav. 2019) Here we address these methodological challenges by applying specification curve analysis (SCA) across three large-scale social datasets (total n = 355,358) to rigorously examine correlational evidence for the effects of digital technology on adolescents. The association we find between digital technology use and adolescent well-being is negative but small, explaining at most 0.4% of the variation in well-being. Taking the broader context of the data into account suggests that these effects are too small to warrant policy change.

I took a photo in Tokyo 20 years ago and left it as an easter egg on my website   Yesterday it was found and rendered anew  by  Matt Dennebaum

Think we will see more legal actions like this … Austria privacy activists file suit against streaming sites  NOYB, a non-profit organisation whose name means None Of Your Business, said it had filed a complaint with Austria’s Data Protection Authority against services including Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Prime and Spotify.

San Diego’s Smart Streetlights Yield a Firehose of Data [IEEE] San Diego’s network of smart streetlights, which has been rolling out since early 2018, continues to grow. To date, some 2,000 of the sensor-laden devices have begun gathering pictures, sounds, and other data.

 

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Daily Dish Thursday 17th January, MMXIX
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You Deserve Privacy Online. Here’s How You Could Actually Get It  [Time]  But laws alone aren’t enough to ensure that individuals can make use of their privacy rights. We also need to give people tools that they can use to take action. To that end, here’s an idea that could make a real difference

Vimeo ‘Fined’ €8.5m for Failure to Remove Copyrighted TV Content [torrentfreak] Importantly, the Court determined that service providers who play an “active role” including “cataloging, indexing and commissioning” content cannot benefit from the safe harbor exemptions offered by the Electronic Commerce Directive 2000/31/EC.

Hack Brief: An Astonishing 773 Million Records Exposed In Monster Breach [wired] (change your passwords -ed) The data set was first reported by security researcher Troy Hunt, who maintains Have I Been Pwned, a way to search whether your own email or password has been compromised by a breach at any point. (Trick question: It has.) The so-called Collection #1 is the largest breach in Hunt’s menagerie, and it’s not particularly close.

Electric Scooters Taken Prisoner in the New Class War [dailybeast] In San Francisco, which is experiencing soaring income inequality as Silicon Valley companies and low-income locals compete for limited space, vandals cracked into a Bird and exposed the valuable motherboard inside, Makezine reported last year. Tech blogger Jamie Zawinski estimated the interior electronics were worth about $70, and argued that, due to a city ruling against the scooter companies, it was legal for San Franciscans to gut the vehicles for parts. “Maybe you can re-purpose this parasitic, Commons-destroying litter into something fun,” he wrote.

Desktop music player focused on streaming from free sources [Nuclear] Stream from any free source on the internet. Supports Youtube and Soundcloud out of the box, with a plugin system allowing for easy addition of more.  Supports scrobbling to last.fm and updating the now playing status.  Nuclear is developed on Github under Affero GPL, with the “GNU/Linux first” mindset. This means it respects your freedom, and we’re giving you full access to source code, so you can modify it and contribute to the project.

NYC Kiosks Invite Artists to Pay Nearly $1,000 to Show Their Work – (It is no secret that I think these things are illegal and the furthest thing from a community bulletin board anyone who lives in a city can imagine- ed)  Artwashing like only the surveillance economy can… by asking artists to pay AND then co-opted  @LinkNYC we see your normalization plan and reject it.  (Author takes the long way around to get to the right conclusions -ed)

How To Find Hidden Cameras & Spy Gear Like a Professional: The Definitive Guide [senteltechsecurity] This is without a doubt most thorough guide to detecting hidden cameras and covert spy gear that is online

How Secrecy Fuels Facebook Paranoia [nyt] The company is at least capable of knowing how a piece of content found its way from one user to thousands or how a gilets jaunes group functions on the social platform. Far more than any outside researchers, Facebook is capable of answering questions about the Internet Research Agency in 2016

Palantir Posted Nearly $1 Billion in 2018 Sales, Executive Says[Bloomberg] Roughly half of last year’s revenue came from government agencies, such as the U.S. Defense Department, and the other half from corporate customers, including Airbus SE, Merck KGaA and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV,

Yelp version history on last app update. ‘had trained a neural net to eliminate all the bugs in the app and it deleted everything.’

They Own the System’: Amazon Rewrites Book Industry by Marching Into Publishing [wsj] Amazon commands some 72% of adult new book sales online, and 49% of all new book sales by units, according to book-industry research firm Codex Group LLC.

Hilton Als on Giving James Baldwin Back His Body  [NewYorker] It really began with the photographer James Welling and early photographs he made that were an experiment with color and texture. He was interested in how to make the color black, and thinking about Welling’s work started me thinking about Baldwin’s body and how the body has sort of been taken away from him.

 

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Daily Dish Wednesday 16th January, MMXIX
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DNS recon & research, find & lookup dns records [DNSdumpster] is a free domain research tool that can discover hosts related to a domain. Finding visible hosts from the attackers perspective is an important part of the security assessment process.

After GDPR, The New York Times cut off ad exchanges in Europe — and kept growing ad revenue [digiday] The publisher blocked all open-exchange ad buying on its European pages, followed swiftly by behavioral targeting. Instead, NYT International focused on contextual and geographical targeting for programmatic guaranteed and private marketplace deals and has not seen ad revenues drop as a result, according to Jean-Christophe Demarta, svp for global advertising at New York Times International.

Facebook’s ’10 Year Challenge’ Is Just A Harmless Meme—Right [Wired] (ED note – posting a photo is not a challenge. –  everything you do online is training something, proceed with caution)  So many groans including this gem “Facial recognition’s potential is mostly mundane: age recognition is probably most useful for targeted advertising.”   Wired what has happened to to you?

What’s New for Artificial Intelligence in 2019? [AP] With all the growth seen in 2018, and with market research projecting considerable growth in AI across various sectors, it seems likely that the developments seen already in the first half of January 2019 indicate the pace of growth for the rest of the year.

Apple expands its reach with free Apple Music on Verizon Wireless [tc] Verizon Wireless is America’s largest wireless carriers though it’s unclear how many users will have access to this service. The free Apple Music offer is only available to Verizon subscribers on select plans. Starting January 17, Apple Music will be included in Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited plans. For other users, a six-month trial is still available.

A Camera Is Watching You in Your AirBnB: And, You Consented to It   [jeffreybigham.com] I looked at the home guide again, and it did say that there were cameras “at the entrance,” which these cameras clearly were not. I contacted AirBnB about it, and long story short they said the single photo above was proper disclosure of both cameras.  A lot of other weird stuff happened during this trip stemming from this — AirBnB told my host we asked about the cameras, he sent someone to snoop on us, he left us a bad review, etc. My favorite has to be when my host discovered that I had unplugged the cameras, he wrote:

Loneliness will shorten your life as much as smoking and drinking. By some measures, it’s worse than being obese. [wsj] (ED note – I have been spending time thinking about how to solve for loneliness – If you are thinking about this space please get in touch – it may be the only domain the big 6 are not working on (besides privacy which sadly is not a business)  this is not about dating apps)

Prix Ars Electronica 2019: Artificial Intelligence & Life Art [Ars Electronica] Every year, it’s one of the most important events in media art: When the winners of the long-standing Prix Ars Electronica are announced, creative minds from all over the world watch closely. This year, it will be even a little more exciting than usually: In addition to the existing Computer AnimationDigital Musics & Sound Art and U19 – CREATE YOUR WORLD categories, entries can also be submitted in the new Artificial Intelligence & Life Art category for the very first time in 2019 (from January 16, 2019 to March 1, 2019, here).

DuckDuckGo Taps Apple Maps to Power Private Search Results [spreadprivacy]  Naturally, our strict privacy policy of not collecting or sharing any personal information extends to this integration. We do not send any personally identifiable information such as IP address to Apple or other third parties. For local searches, where your approximate location information is sent by your browser to us, we discard it immediately after use.  (Ed note-  This was the year I deleted and stopped using Google Maps)

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Daily Dish Tuesday 15th January, MMXIX
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`The Age of Surveillance Capitalism’ Review: The New Big Brother [WSJ] Many people I know keep not one of these devices but three or four, just to make sure Alexa is always around. Questioned about this, or about why they use Gmail or Google Maps knowing that Google mines them for data, they offer one of three defenses: (1) They already know everything about me anyway; (2) I’m not doing anything wrong, so what do I have to hide? Or (3) Nobody cares about me personally, and they couldn’t possibly pay attention to all this data even if they wanted to.

China Netcasting Services Association – Network short video content review standard rules [cnsa.cn] In order to improve the quality of short video content, curb the spread of false and harmful content, create a clear network space, and formulate these rules in accordance with relevant national laws and regulations, “Internet Audiovisual Program Service Management Regulations” and “Network Audiovisual Program Contents Review General Rules”.

Learning China’s Forbidden History, So They Can Censor It [NYT] For Chinese companies, staying on the safe side of government censors is a matter of life and death. Adding to the burden, the authorities demand that companies censor themselves, spurring them to hire thousands of people to police content.

The most powerful person in Silicon Valley  [forbes] I head down one floor to meet Mark Tanner, a WeWork product manager, who shows me a proprietary software system that the company has built to manage the 335 locations it now operates around the world. He starts by pulling up an aerial view of the WeWork floor I had just visited. My movements, from the moment I stepped off the elevator, have been monitored and captured by a sophisticated system of sensors that live under tables, above couches, and so forth. It’s part of a pilot that WeWork is testing to explore how people move through their workday. The machines pick up all kinds of details, which WeWork then uses to adjust everything from design to hiring .  (unclear why they chose not to speak about  SoftBank’s decision to slash its investment in the shared-office provider WeWork from $16bn down to $2bn  when it is the central narrative of this story!!  – ED)

The Association between Adolescent Well-being and Digital Technology Use [Nature] The widespread use of digital technologies by young people has spurred speculation that their regular use negatively impacts psychological well-being. Current empirical evidence supporting this idea is largely based on secondary analyses of large-scale social datasets. Though these datasets provide a valuable resource for highly powered investigations, their many variables and observations are often explored with an analytical flexibility that marks small effects as statistically significant, thereby leading to potential false positives and conflicting results.

Alias is a teachable “parasite” that is designed to give users more control over their smart assistants, [bjoernkarmann.dk] both when it comes to customisation and privacy. Through a simple app the user can train Alias to react on a custom wake-word/sound, and once trained, Alias can take control over your home assistant by activating it for you.  When you don’t use it, Alias will make sure the assistant is paralysed and unable to listen by interrupting its microphones.  Follow the build guide on Instructables or get the source code on GitHub

Feds Can’t Force You To Unlock Your iPhone With Finger Or Face, Judge Rules [Forbes] A California judge has ruled that American cops can’t force people to unlock a mobile phone with their face or finger. The ruling goes further to protect people’s private lives from government searches than any before and is being hailed as a potentially landmark decision.The order came from the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

The Super-Secure Quantum Cable Hiding in the Holland Tunnel [Bloomberg] Running through the tunnel is a fiber-optic cable that harnesses the power of quantum mechanics to protect critical banking data from potential spies. The cable’s trick is a technology called quantum key distribution, or QKD.

US clash over EU privacy rules stymies European funds [FT] SEC is not registering continental asset managers over concerns about GDPR. The stand-off is a sign of the growing divergence between US authorities’ requirements for information and the EU’s own tough rules on data protection.

Did the Police Spy on Black Lives Matter Protesters? The Answer May Soon Come Out[NYT] Justice Arlene Bluth of State Supreme Court said that if the police are using the cell-site simulator technology on protesters then it is violating the law and “cannot hide exposure of that fact through a Glomar response.”


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Daily Dish Monday 14th January, MMXIX
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CBS 60 Minutes – The Oracle of AI.[CBS]Facial and emotional recognition; how one man is advancing artificial intelligence Scott Pelley reports on the developments in artificial intelligence brought about by venture capitalist Kai-Fu Lee’s investments and China’s effort to dominate the AI field

Artificial Intelligence: American Attitudes and Trends [GITHUB] Advances in artificial intelligence (AI)1 could impact nearly all aspects of society: the labor market, transportation, healthcare, education, and national security. AI’s effects may be profoundly positive, but the technology entails risks and disruptions that warrant attention.

Removing automatic posting of public YouTube activity on Twitter and Google+  [YouTube] Many years ago, we introduced the option to automatically post your public YouTube activity with your social media followers on both Twitter and Google+. Since then, we’ve found that social sharing works better when the message is more customized and takes advantage of social media features, such as @mentions. Overall, this provides a better experience for both you and your followers vs automatically generated posts.

dropgangs, or the future of darknet markets  This will lead to further developments that serve the convenience and security of black market merchants and customers. A plausible next step would be the development of markets for dead drop operators that make their living by picking up product from one dead drop and placing it in another, working as a proxy for the customer to increase his safety and to reduce his efforts.

Hedge-Fund-Backed Media Group Makes Bid for Gannett [WSJ] Digital First Media has taken 7.5% stake in USA Today publisher. MNG, better known as Digital First Media, is offering $12 a share for Gannett, a 23% premium over Friday’s closing price of $9.75. The shares, which fell steeply last year, have been rising lately.

Deepfakes and the New Disinformation War  [foreignaffairs.com]In a world already primed for violence, such recordings would have a powerful potential for incitement. Now imagine that these recordings could be faked using tools available to almost anyone with a laptop and access to the Internet—and that the resulting fakes are so convincing that they are impossible to distinguish from the real thing.

The Overdub Tampering Committee (Medium 2015) How a group of Boston musicians exacted their weird price from the world of online music sharing — without actually doing a thing

Artificial Intelligence: American Attitudes and Trends Center for the Governance of AI (GovAI), Baobao Zhang and Allan Dafoe.

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New Museum staff hold rally in support of unionising [theartnewspaper] Around 45 staff members at the New Museum briefly gathered in the New York institution’s lobby this morning (11 January) at 11am, when the institution opens to the public, in support of a petition filed a week ago with the National Labor Relations Board to form the New Museum Union, NewMuU-UAW Local 2110.

Tadao Ando: The Challenge of Dreamy Youth [cobosocial.com] Pritzker Prize-winning starchitect Tadao Ando is the subject of an exhibition at Paris’ Pompidou Centre, a compact yet content-rich meander through an acclaimed five decade career. Within Ando’s oeuvre, angles become organic, concrete becomes weightless – this is a mission in which geometry is pursued to near abstraction. In conversation with French curatorial luminary Frédéric Migayrou, the 77 year old is on pugnacious form: “Pursuing substance, form and geometry… Something young people do not understand, but it’s the most important thing there is…”

‘An Artwork Is Not About the Now’: Urs Fischer on His New Gagosian Show, ‘Images’ [artnews] Urs Fischer: It’s all made-up imagery, that’s why it’s called “Images.” There are some sculptures, all smaller, drawings, paintings. They’re all made-up imagery, they’re not from somewhere.

Snapshot: ‘Approximate Joy’ by Christopher Anderson [FT]  “There’s a certain melancholy in the faces,” he says. “Perhaps I am just projecting the isolation that I personally experience when I am there. But I think it is a universal idea that hopes and dreams are infused with anxiety and frustration . . . maybe even fear.”

Pierre Huyghe: UUmwelt –  Next weekend in Saturday Talks: Rebecca Lewin on Pierre Huyghe –  Serpentine Gallery 19 Jan 2019 – 3:00 PM  Admission Free  – Curator, Rebecca Lewin, leads a tour of the Pierre Huyghe exhibition. BSL interpretation is available on request for all our Saturday Talks. Pierre Huyghe, one of the world’s leading conceptual artists, known for creating complex immersive ecosystems, will present a major new exhibition at the Serpentine this autumn. The gallery will become a porous and contingent environment, housing different forms of cognition, emerging intelligence, biological reproduction and instinctual behaviours.

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Explore ISS on Google Maps [google]  Very cool inside mapping of the ISS. surprised by the amount of digital mess, cables etc.

Man says CES lidar’s laser was so powerful it wrecked his $1,998 camera [arstechnica] snapped photos of a car at CES with AEye’s lidar units on top. He discovered that every subsequent picture he took was marred by two bright purple spots, with horizontal and vertical lines emanating from them. (Lidar is essential for self-driving cars -ED)

Re-decentralizing the Web, for good this time [verborgh.org] Taking back control of our personal data, as envisioned by Tim Berners-Lee, is realized by decoupling data storage from services. This means people can store their data wherever they choose, while still enjoying the services they want. We can pick any provider to store our texts, photos, and videos— or simply store them on our own Web server— and rely on any third-party service to interact with them, regardless of storage location. The crucial service of identity can, but does not need to, be provided by the data storage.

Their Warhols Are at the Whitney. Their Ugly Divorce Is on Display, Too. [nyt] When she woke around 6 a.m. and came downstairs, she said she found her husband lying on top of an attractive brunette in the television room, beneath a painting from Richard Prince’s “After Dark” series.

After the Smartphone: The Race for the Next Big Thing   [wsj] Austin-based Paradromics, which aims to build a nickel-sized, cortex-connected device that could control prosthetics or send vision signals to a blind person. These uses are still years away, but many in the field hope that broader uses could follow. Funds raised: $25 million.

Vintage “Soviet Santa” Postcards Were Propaganda for the Space Race [hyperalleric] Vintage Soviet postcards reveal a sophisticated political project, one that uses the allure of nostalgia to create a vision of a utopian, space-age future.


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AT&T says it’ll stop selling location data amid calls for federal investigation [washingtonpost]  “In light of recent reports about the misuse of location services, we have decided to eliminate all location aggregation services even those with clear consumer benefits,” AT&T said in a statement. “We are immediately eliminating the remaining services and will be done in March.”  (italics mine –  what “clear consumer benefits’ are is unclear. Customer  permission for cases like fraud prevention or emergency roadside assistance, or when required by law use case are already carved out. – ED)

Tech industry searches for Next Big Thing at CES 2019 [FT]  The next wave of technology will make even bigger intrusions into the lives of users. At the heart of this, of course, is artificial intelligence. If there was a unifying message underpinning the consumer technology on display this week, it was: “AI in everything”. The next devices and computing platforms will rely on a deep understanding of both you and the world around them. At CES, cameras, microphones and sensors were everywhere, from the smart speakers that act as vehicles for personal assistants to the surveillance systems embedded in semi-driverless cars to monitor driver attention.

Preliminary In-Season U.S. Influenza Burden Estimates [CDC] confirmed influenza-associated hospitalizations collected through a surveillance network that covers approximately 8.5% of the U.S. population (~27 million people). Estimates of flu-related deaths will be provided at a later time

Government shutdown: TLS certificates not renewed, many websites are down [zdnet] Over 80 government websites are down after TLS certificates expired and there’s nobody on hand to renew them.

Are Privacy Concerns Halting Smart Cities Indefinitely? [Forbes] Also, there’s a deeper philosophical element to smart cities too. At what point does the data collection become too much? A government entity will have access to tons of information about its citizens. Do we need to be wary of a situation like that? When is privacy more important that convenience?  (this could have been a way better story)

 


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Volatility: how ‘algos’ changed the rhythm of the market. [FT] “I think your next guest ought to be somebody from the SEC to explain why they have sat back calmly, quietly, without saying anything and allowing these algorithmic, trend-following models to wreak havoc with what has, up to now, been the best capital market in the world,”

Can man ever build a mind? [FT Even our profound knowledge of physics and chemistry doesn’t begin to explain how this electro-chemical activity generates conscious experience — the feeling of pain and the redness of the colour red, or the mysterious way that these seemingly identical electro-chemical processes produce sensations such as sound and vision that feel so different. And then there is “the binding problem”: how does all this disparate neuronal activity, spread out in both space and time, produce coherent experience?

Beware the 5G Hype: Wireless Rivals Fuel Confusion [WSJ] “I saw headlines that Verizon and T-Mobile were mocking them,” Mr. Ropars said, adding that news coverage of the technology shows that  That to me says [it’s] a long time coming.”

Using Web Technologies To Print A Book I recently finished the second draft of my first novel and needed a way to prepare a decent-looking PDF to print and send to people so they could write all over it with red pens. Web technologies and a few Linux tools made this a fairly painless process.

After the Quake, Dana Schutz Gets Back to Work  [NYT] Thirteen paintings, along with five bronzes that represent her first foray into sculpture, are in Ms. Schutz’s show, “Imagine Me and You,” which opens today at Petzel Gallery in Chelsea.

Journal Book – a private, offline-first personal journal. Your notes are only stored on your device, they’re never even sent to a server. You don’t even need to sign-in to use it! It works offline, so you can reflect upon your day on the slow train journey home. (pointing this out as more and more decentralized offline applications continue to become services -ed)


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INFOSEC: Criminal prosecution of Cambridge Analytica (SCL Elections Ltd) begins in UK tomorrow. It’s a crime to defy an order from the Information Commissioner’s Office. They refuse to disclose a complete US voter file despite a legal order from their regulator.  [twitter] . (as noted the US FTC is currently in shutdown mode preventing their Facebook Cambridge Analytica investigation  from advancing -ed)

PRIVACY: Data brokers: regulators try to rein in the ‘privacy deathstars [FT] There are many personal details that Paul-Olivier Dehaye is willing to share online, but the behaviour of his bladder is not one of them. Yet when the Belgian privacy campaigner requested his data from advertising technology company Amobee, he found the business had predicted that on June 9 he was “likely to suffer from overactive bladder”.

PRIVACY: I Gave a Bounty Hunter $300. Then He Located Our Phone  T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T are selling access to their customers’ location data, and that data is ending up in the hands of bounty hunters and others not authorized to possess it, letting them track most phones in the country.  (Time to focus on this in parallel with social network and app behaviors, if this came out of the latter co’s it would be get far more attention -ed)

BUSINESS: Cory Doctorow: Disruption for Thee, But Not for Me [locusmag] But imagine a disruptive app that disrupted the disrupters. Imagine if I could install a version of Ride (call it Meta-Uber) that knew about all the driver co-ops in the world. When I landed, I’d page a car with Uber or Lyft, but once a driver accepted the hail, my Meta-Uber app would signal the driver’s phone and ask, “Do you have a driver co-op app on your phone?” If the driver and I both had the co-op app, our apps would cancel the Uber reservation and re-book the trip with Meta-Uber.

ARTS-NYC:  Some developers realize that big glass and cement building and cities are nothing with out culture.  The inaugural program is up it supports creative invention and parity across all art forms.  On my list shed commission – Björk’s Cornucopia In a first for the innovative multidisciplinary artist, Björk and a team of digital and theatrical collaborators, including Tony Award-winning director John Tiffany, will present a new staged concert of live musical arrangements, digital technology, and stunning visuals. A chorus and cast of musicians will join Björk for this eight-concert engagement in The Shed’s iconic space, The McCourt.

ARTS-LONDON: Condo London 2019  A free London-wide exhibition, where 46 international galleries (from cities including São Paulo, New York, LA, Berlin, Mexico City and Lisbon) will be in residence in 17 newer spaces in London.