July 26, 2023 was an eventful day at the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) besides being an eventful day for me as it was my birthday. On my birthday, the SEC, a body pivotal to the financial security of our … Continued
[My first attempt at educational fiction, let me know your thoughts…] Chapter 1 – Enrico and Dolly Not far from Earth, in a land called Entropia, there lived personifications of physical nature and human invention. Most personifications were lively individuals … Continued
existential threat to humanity In reading these words, many targets come to mind. Climate Change. Nuclear Warfare. Pandemics. Guns. It could be Democrats talking about Republicans or Republicans talking about Democrats. Or some cabal or Illuminati. And over 1000 technology … Continued
TikTok, the short-form video app, has become a major target of scrutiny for US politicians and regulators due to its Chinese ownership and concerns about data privacy and national security. While TikTok has attempted to address these concerns by working with US agencies and implementing new data controls, many lawmakers remain skeptical that a Chinese-owned app can operate independently of government influence. At the same time, there are broader concerns about the role of social media companies in society, particularly with respect to balancing their pursuit of profit with the well-being of their users. As the US government considers potential regulatory actions, it remains unclear how best to address these complex issues.
In recent years, the United States has become increasingly concerned about the national security implications of foreign technology companies, particularly those with ties to adversarial nations like China and Russia. As a result, there has been a push in Congress … Continued
Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) was closed by the California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) citing inadequate liquidity and insolvency. DFPI determined that SVB was no longer able to operate safely and soundly and placed the bank under conservatorship … Continued
While listening to a podcast the other day, I overheard three statements that caught my attention. The first was that World War I started because no one wanted to lose face. The second statement was that recent events between the … Continued