Meanwhile, the EU has voted to kill the Internet as we know it and possibly aid in creating an even bigger surveillance machine in the process.
Civil disobedience is the way forward on this one. We redouble our efforts to create decentralised alternatives and if they’re deemed illegal by this myopic legislation, so be it. Fuck ’em. We go to jail if we need to.
If you had any illusions that the battle for personhood and human rights would be easier in our age, think again.
I'm predicting that objections to the cost of implementation are going to be countered by CaaS, Compliance as a Service, so those building AI to meet this requirement will be able to monetize it. Plan for weaponized uploads to target providers, rather than customers, of this service
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