Friday, 5 February 2021

Nevada bill would allow tech companies to create governments

quote [ Planned legislation to establish new business areas in Nevada would allow technology companies to effectively form separate local governments.

Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak announced a plan to launch so-called Innovation Zones in Nevada to jumpstart the state’s economy by attracting technology firms, Las Vegas Review-Journal reported Wednesday. ]

Lol, bringing back the slavery of Company Towns as "innovation."
[SFW] [politics] [+2]
[by steele@1:59amGMT]


5th Earth said[1] @ 4:38am GMT on 5th Feb [Score:2 Insightful]
You code 16 k's and what do you get
Another day older and deeper in debt

Also, do you want zaibatsus? Because this is how you get zaibatsus.
zarathustra said @ 6:33am GMT on 5th Feb
Working in the code mine?
j4bb3rw0xx0r said @ 1:43pm GMT on 5th Feb [Score:1 Good]
rylex said @ 5:56pm GMT on 5th Feb
going down town?
moriati said @ 12:16pm GMT on 5th Feb [Score:1 Funsightful]
The Diamond Age is upon us.
TM said @ 4:28pm GMT on 5th Feb [Score:1 laz0r]
Steele, that thumb has to be YT from Stephenson's Snow Crash. Source, please?
steele said @ 6:35pm GMT on 5th Feb
lol, yep. I did a google image search for Snowcrash. :)
ArtStation - Snow Crash - Y.T, Patrick Contrarian
j4bb3rw0xx0r said @ 1:44pm GMT on 5th Feb
We're currently in about the 6th-7th paragraph of a Shadowrun "What Has Come Before..." history chapter.
ubie said @ 2:59pm GMT on 5th Feb
Not even Disney has this kind of administrative power in FL.
rylex said @ 5:56pm GMT on 5th Feb
i wonder if we could use this bill to create a thunderdome...
mechanical contrivance said @ 6:39pm GMT on 5th Feb
Laissez faire economics never really went away; it just got better at propaganda.

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