#MorningMonarchy: August 30, 2016


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20160830_MorningMonarchyRotten Apple tax, FriendFace fraud and a CGI Snowden + this day in history w/Ruby Ridge surrender and our song of the day by Guided By Voices on your Morning Monarchy for August 30, 2016.

Notes/Links:

Apple Sends Hypebeasts Invitations for September 7 Product Event
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770304263771688960

EU Orders #Apple to Pay Up to $14.5B in Tax to Ireland
https://twitter.com/MorningsMaria/status/770566642346565634

Apple: You can have taxes or you can have jobs, but you can’t have both
http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-eu-tax-ruling-profound-harmful-effect-investment-job-creation-2016-8

Apple won’t pay the €13bn unpaid tax to Ireland – Max Keiser (Audio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WqW9scwHtlE

Reporters at New York Times, other U.S. media, hacked: CNN
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/768152963726532609

Election systems hacked in Illinois, Arizona (Audio)
https://twitter.com/apolloslater/status/770364727683756032

@FBI Director Comey on Russia hacks on two U.S. voter databases (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770628548868440064

FBI Admits Clinton Used Software Designed To “Prevent Recovery” And “Hide Traces Of” Deleted Emails
https://twitter.com/Qainiratha/status/769093890196512768

Israeli Cyber Arms Dealer Developed Most Advanced Spying Yet
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/769710605305520128

Cyber weapons dealer jumps on iPhone security flaw (Audio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-rFmHUyYdk

FriendFace fires trending team, and algorithm without humans goes crazy
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770622370549673985

Facebook’s Zuckerberg meets w/Pope Francis @ #Vatican re: “#poverty”
https://twitter.com/benjaminseagram/status/770489395594002432

Friendface (Audio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6rNgCnY1lPg

Guardian EU editor Ian Traynor (@TraynorBrussels) who first negotiated the WikiLeaks-Guardian collaboration has died
https://twitter.com/wikileaks/status/770021337645604864

Claim: Snowden is a CGI Character
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770273562632400897

SNOWDEN – Official Trailer (Audio)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlSAiI3xMh4

Kim Dotcom can livestream legal fight against the US
https://twitter.com/brocwest/status/770583122500956160

US agency did no antitrust analysis ahead of #Oct1 internet giveaway to private company #ICANN πŸ“²
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770350333339983872

More Than 100 Arrests Since Major Enhancement to DMV’s Facial Recognition Technology In New York
https://twitter.com/rayvahey/status/770106345659961346

Android phones are connecting without carrier networks
https://twitter.com/retro_hobo/status/770474725717970944

Woman shoots drone: β€œIt hovered for a second and I blasted it to smithereens.”
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/770417361140809728

Here’s what we know so far about the Earth’s new twin
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/768539595403173888

#ThisDayInHistory: #August30 w/Pandora sinks, Thurgood Marshall confirmed, Jimi plays Isle Of Wight, Ruby Ridge ends + Mary Shelley, #KittyWells, #JohnPeel, Robert Crumb, Lars Frederiksen birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770671842759626752

#PumpUpThaVolume: Guided By Voices – “Glittering Parliaments” (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/770492574784167936