Profile Picture
Since 2005, Media Monarchy has covered the real news about politics, health, technology and the occult - all remixed with music and media that matters.

#MorningMonarchy: June 16, 2020


Download MP3

#MorningMonarchy: June 16, 2020Face checks, outage outrage and digital IDs + this day in history w/the Soweto uprising and our song of the day by Jarv Is... on your Morning Monarchy for June 16, 2020.

Notes/Links:

IBM, ⁦@amazon⁩ Agree to Step Back From Face Recognition. Where Is @Microsoft?
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1271097606882709516

New Mexico law enforcement suspended from using Amazon's facial recognition technology (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1272753646623617036

Microsoft⁩ says it won't sell facial recognition technology to US police departments
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1272130139388854277

'Siri, I'm getting pulled over': A shortcut for iPhones can automatically record the police
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1271921755007803394

A government and defense contractor-funded think tank is behind Twitter's recent purging of nearly 180,000 accounts.
https://twitter.com/AlanRMacLeod/status/1271514843208695809

Twitter Reinstates Zerohedge After Admitting It Made An "Error"
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1272038785975549952

Cox slows an entire neighborhood's internet after one person's 'excessive use'
https://twitter.com/ShawnCathcart/status/1270425475496792066

WIDESPREAD OUTAGE: Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint and AT&T All Down In Parts of US
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1272640337597644802

T-Mobile hit with nationwide outage impacting calls and data (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1272754698076868608

Fiber for #5G: It’s Not Safe AND It Requires Boxes Buried Underground Sometimes in Front of Homes
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1272132716843208710

US Army⁩ Flickr Page Inadvertently Reveals New Hypersonic Weapon Concept
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1271407319650369536

Up to 36 'intelligent alien races' could be living in our galaxy, scientists say
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1272597268529426432

Hacker Bypasses GE's Ridiculous Refrigerator DRM
https://twitter.com/AphixJS/status/1271846283141976064

NYC COVID-19 Contact Tracers Not Asking About George Floyd Protest Participation, Despite Fears of New Virus Wave
https://twitter.com/NOTDumPhuk/status/1272581553617502216

Covid-19 is scary. Could a rogue scientist use CRISPR to conjure another pandemic?
https://twitter.com/CourageSower/status/1272352816573460480

Tony Blair says people will need 'digital ID' to prove 'disease status' in future (Audio)
https://twitter.com/Independent/status/1270745068215963651

#ThisDayInHistory: #June16 w/A non-violent march by 15,000 students in Soweto, South Africa in 1976 turns into days of rioting when police open fire on the crowd … in the Soweto uprising. (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1272947706315419649

+ #HouseDivided speech, @Ford est., #Bloomsday, #Argentina coup attempt, #RudolfNureyev defects, #Monterey Pop Festival, @Oracle est., #PearlJam tour w/o #Ticketmaster (#RATM still can't figure out how)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1272947708437737473

Flashback: IARPA Wants to Scan Your YouTube Clips for Terror Threats (Jun. 16, 2010)
https://mediamonarchy.com/iarpa-wants-to-scan-your-youtube-clips-for-terror-threats/

+ #Geronimo, #StanLaurel, #JoyceCarolOates, #NeilGoldschmidt, #EddieLevert, #GinoVannelli, #UltimateWarrior, #TupacShakur/#2Pac birthdays
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1272947710312591360

#PumpUpThaVolume: Jarv Is... - "House Music All Night Long" (Radio Edit) (Audio)
https://twitter.com/mediamonarchy/status/1272734369384239104

#MorningMonarchy: June 16, 2020