Stan Ward

About Stan Ward

Stan Ward has enjoyed writing for 50 years. Writing has been a comfortable companion to a successful business and teaching career for him. Find him on Google+.
Bitcoin’s New Highs Might Not Signal a Bubble – Here’s Why
"It is digital gold," says Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne, whose online retailer was one of the first to accept Bitcoin…
Tim Berners-Lee Sees the World Wide Web in Danger
“I’m still an optimist, but an optimist standing at the top of the hill with a nasty storm blowing in…
Google’s Woes Mount as State of Missouri Targets It
Google must feel a bit like a punching bag these days. Blows are raining down on it from all sides…
Smartphones Turning Kids into Tech-addicted Zombies
Dr Jean Twenge, author of iGen: Why Today’s Super-Connected Kids are Growing Up Less Rebellious, More Tolerant, Less Happy –…
Former CEO Claims Facebook Destroys Children’s Brains
According to some, today's technology is negatively impacting our children. Social media in general - and Facebook in particular -…
Twitter Flirts with Censorship to Try and Make Things Better
"The Tweets must flow," activists declared back in 2011. Their passion was in response to respective governments’ attempts to thwart the…
Texas Shooting: Encrypted iPhone Frustrates FBI Once More
Expect the rancorous debate over forcing tech companies to weaken encryption to be front and center again in the wake…
Verizon Wants the Federal Government to Interfere with Individual States
Apparently, the assault on individuals’ privacy last March was not sufficient to satisfy Internet Service Providers' voracious appetite for profit.…
Facebook Is Under Attack from Washington and Abroad
Facebook will be in Congress’s crosshairs this week - along with Google and Twitter - as it explains its role…
Hack the US Voting System Without Punishment!
"They're coming after America. They will be back." With those words, former FBI Director James Comey has verbalized what many…
Smartphones Are Killing People – Beware!
US traffic deaths are spiking. Many more Americans are dying on the roads than ever before and it’s not as…
The Pirate Party Shows Surprising Strength in Czech Election
The Right is giddy with excitement about the recent election outcome in the Czech Republic. However, privacy and civil liberties…
Quantum Computing Is Just Around the Corner
Just when this old dinosaur was beginning to come to grips with the dizzying speed of the digital world, quantum…
FCC Chair Says Agency Won’t Censor Broadcasters
In normal times in the US, an FCC Chairman would never have to declare publicly that broadcasters don’t have to…
FCC Chair Ajit Pai “Rewarded” with New Term Despite Net Neutrality Outrage
The title of a recent arstechnica article screams incredulously that Ajit Pai is getting a new full term as FCC…