TNT 1854: Rage Against the Uber Machine
Beijing is cracking down on Bitcoin by ordering a stop to trading as well as notifying cryptocurrency exchange users of the shut down. No new registrations will be allowed according to government notice, and platforms are required to report to the government as to how they will enable users to make risk-free withdrawals. Wisconsin state legislators approved a $3 billion tax incentive package for Foxconn's plans for a factory in the state. It would employ at least 3000 people. Equifax's Chief Security Officer Susan Mauldin and Chiefe Information Officer David Webb have officially retired from their positions. Also, Chrome will kill autoplay audio in the future, GAB is "declaring ware on Google", Lyft is near a $1 billion investment by Google, and South Park sets off everyone's Amazon Echo and Google Home devices.
Hosts: Jason Howell and Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ
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