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... shut down the official social media page of the Russian branch of the SCP Foundation Wiki, as well as a separate fan-page. Read the rest Read all  ...
Sunday, 17 November 2019
... social media sites are collecting worrisome data, 79% think the companies lie about breaches, and 80% believe that nothing they do will make a difference. Among Black people, the stats are (justifiably) ...
Saturday, 16 November 2019
... have blocked the private-jet terminal to defend the principle of climate and social justice,” Extinction Rebellion’s Geneva chapter said on Facebook. “This means of transport is completely absurd.” Extinction ...
Saturday, 16 November 2019
... of the evidence to form a conclusion, if you don't actually have firsthand knowledge of the social, financial, and emotional toll of incarceration? What biases might you be missing that you never even ...
Saturday, 16 November 2019
... with a twist of nerdy social science." I've just listened to the second episode, The Rogue Dressed As a Captain (MP3), which uses the story of the amazing con artist Wilhelm Voigt as a jumping off point ...
Saturday, 16 November 2019
Thanks for the measles outbreaks, Facebook. The social media platform refused to run pro-vaccination ads on the grounds that they were "political" but not labeled as such, "while simultaneously allowing ...
Friday, 15 November 2019
Princeton's Center for Information Technology Policy is a marvellous interdisciplinary research center, and it is advertising for "visitors" for one-year stints: postdocs, policy fellows and visiting ...
Friday, 15 November 2019
Eli Pariser is the author of The Filter Bubble, a book which lent its name to a recent Congressional bill about social media transparency. He’s also one of the co-founders of Upworthy (and, full disclosure, ...
Friday, 15 November 2019
Political books by random MAGA people are a hot genre, but Donald Trump Jr's "Triggered" lands in a saturated market. Morevoer, Trump fans generally prefer the attention dance of Fox News and social media ...
Friday, 15 November 2019
... but increasingly these blocked videos are available on Pornhub, something that has been jubilantly announced by mainland Chinese social media influencers on Wechat. Six of them were from a channel ...
Thursday, 14 November 2019
... out all social institutions into procurement systems that buy everything from outside contractors). Once a private equity "roll up" strategy has cornered the urgent/emergency medical care providers in ...
Thursday, 14 November 2019
12. How to survive solitary confinement
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... to protect your brain. The human brain does very badly in social isolation - we're not built for it, and people start hallucinating and dissociating very quickly when it's complete. It's actual torture, ...
Thursday, 14 November 2019
Facebook's built payment platforms before, but they didn't take off in the way that the company wanted or needed. The mistake would be to assume that Facebook Pay, the social network's new ...
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
... attorney-client communications. An immigration officer at Boston Logan Airport reportedly searched an incoming Harvard freshman’s cell phone and laptop, reprimanded the student for friends’ social media ...
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
Libra isn't Facebook's only big leap into the payment world. The social media giant has unveiled Facebook Pay, its bid at simplifying both purchases and money transfers. Once you've set ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Facebook may be for boomers, but the company has had more success keeping younger users on Instagram. The evolving requirements of social media demand constant innovation though, and Instagram is working ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
... putting an athlete on a local billboard or memorabilia shops paying an athlete to show up for an autograph session for fans. Athletes could also make money themselves by monetizing social media feeds, ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Twitter apporterà modifiche alle regole del social network per avvisare gli utenti dei contenuti (foto, audio e video) che non rappresentano la realtà. The post Twitter vuole combattere il deepfake appeared ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
The accounts you follow on Twitter may not be the only ones talking about things that interest you, and the social network is giving you easy way to find them. Twitter has started rolling out the ability ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
... on social media, showed that many of the accounts that tweeted the screenshot of @Overlordkraken1’s ballot-shredding claim appeared to be bots. Read the rest Read all  ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Facebook's red notification dots may feel like they exist more to keep you hooked than to keep you informed, but there's now a proper way to deal with them. The social network has confirmed that ...
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Are you the sort who grows wary around other people when flu season hits? You now have another tool in your (slightly anti-social) arsenal. The latest version of the Weather Channel app for Android and ...
Monday, 11 November 2019
Former tech worker Kshama Sawant (previously) won an unprecedented victory in 2013 by running for Seattle city council as on the Socialist Alternative ticket, raising unprecedented sums in small-money ...
Sunday, 10 November 2019
... for Android - There's no education like experience. This hands-on walkthrough will let you use your newfound Kotlin and Firebase knowledge to create a working social media platform. Android Jetpack Masterclass ...
Sunday, 10 November 2019
Almost a year ago, former Facebook manager Mark Luckie accused the social network of "failing its black employees and its black users." According to a group of black, Latinx and female Asian ...
Saturday, 09 November 2019