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Tech companies are destroying democracy and the free press https://nyti.ms/2VMZEPS via @nytimes
Here’s how to watch Mark Zuckerberg’s ‘unfiltered’ talk on free speech and the internet https://www.fastcompany.com/90418698/heres-how-to-watch-mark-zuckerbergs-unfiltered-talk-on-free-speech-and-the-internet
In the Accelerator over the Sea https://tcrn.ch/2MKbRAQ via @TechCrunch | Aboard the Sustainable Ocean Alliance's floating startup program
You can’t use Western digital marketing tactics for emerging markets — so adapt https://tnw.to/VGUk7
SureCall reveals first FCC-compliant 5G mmWave cellular signal booster https://venturebeat.com/2019/10/17/surecall-reveals-first-fcc-compliant-5g-mmwave-cellular-signal-booster/ via @VentureBeat
At Amazon, workers unite to speak out on warehouses, climate and more https://cnet.co/2OT5ZaT via @CNET
CIO Jury: Only one-third of tech leaders say AR or VR is or will be a key technology in the next year https://zd.net/2o0bpGh via @ZDNet & @teena_maddox
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Lawmaker who helps fund NASA questions the agency’s need to get to the Moon by 2024 https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/16/20917171/nasa-artemis-program-moon-jose-serrano-jim-bridenstine-budget-2024?utm_campaign=theverge&utm_content=entry&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter via @verge
Corporations are limiting public access to presidential primary debates https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/vb5qm3/corporations-are-limiting-public-access-to-presidential-primary-debates?utm_campaign=sharebutton via @vice | Debates should be available on every PBS station from coast to coast, but corporations manage them for profit.
Ancient Assyrian tablets seem to contain references to a massive solar storm https://gizmodo.com/ancient-assyrian-tablets-seem-to-contain-references-to-1839109929?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=_twitter via @Gizmodo
Google needs a sustainable phone moonshot https://www.engadget.com/2019/10/16/google-pixel-4-xl-sustainability-moonshot/ via @engadget | If it’s serious about the environment, anyway.
US green economy’s growth dwarfs the fossil fuel industry’s https://arstechnica.com/?post_type=post&p=1586479
How one tweet turned pro-China trolls against the NBA https://www.wsj.com/articles/how-one-tweet-turned-pro-china-trolls-against-the-nba-11571238943 via @WSJ
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Exclusive: Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard talks about the sustainability myth, the problem with Amazon—and why it’s not too late to save the planet https://www.fastcompany.com/90411397/exclusive-patagonia-founder-yvon-chouinard-talks-about-the-sustainability-myth-the-problem-with-amazon-and-why-its-not-too-late-to-save-the-planet
How scientists detected water on a potentially habitable exoplanet for the first time https://thenextweb.com/syndication/2019/10/16/how-scientists-detected-water-on-a-potentially-habitable-exoplanet-for-the-first-time/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=How%2Bscientists%2Bdetected%2Bwater%2Bon%2Ba%2Bpotentially%2Bhabitable%2Bexoplanet%2Bfor%2Bthe%2Bfirst%2Btime via @thenextweb
Google and Reddit defend law protecting tech companies from liability for user-generated content https://venturebeat.com/2019/10/16/google-and-reddit-defend-law-protecting-tech-companies-from-liability-for-user-generated-content/ via @VentureBeat
Mozilla: Firefox 70 brings you these new security indicators https://zd.net/2pkX8UN via @ZDNet & @LiamT
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Why social networks keep tripping over their own content moderation policies https://www.theverge.com/interface/2019/10/16/20915658/trump-shooting-video-facebook-ads-twitter-world-leaders-rule?utm_campaign=theverge&utm_content=entry&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter via @verge
An Austin startup can 3D-print tiny homes in 24 hours for a fraction of the cost of traditional homebuilding — here's how Icon could revolutionize affordable housing https://www.businessinsider.com/icon-3d-printer-tiny-home-austin-photos-2019-10?utmSource=twitter&utmContent=referral&ut mTerm=topbar&referrer=twitter via @businessinsider
Without encryption we will lose all privacy. This is our new battleground | Edward Snowden https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/oct/15/encryption-lose-privacy-us-uk-australia-facebook?CMP=share_btn_tw via @guardiantech
Here are Twitter's latest excuses as to why it allows the US President to break its rules constantly https://gizmodo.com/here-are-twitters-latest-excuses-as-to-why-it-lets-dona-1839082534?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=_twitter via @Gizmodo
Washington State keeps enforcing net neutrality as it hails FCC court loss https://arstechnica.com/?post_type=post&p=1586133 via @arstechnica
Facebook's blockchain boss David Marcus defends the feasibility of Libra after a quarter of its partners drop out https://www.businessinsider.com/facebook-libra-chief-david-marcus-defends-cryptocurrency-2019-10?utmSource=twitter&utmContent=referral&utmTerm=topbar&referrer=twitter via @businessinsider
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China’s social credit system isn’t about scoring citizens — it’s a massive API https://thenextweb.com/syndication/2019/10/15/chinas-social-credit-system-isnt-about-scoring-citizens-its-a-massive-api/ ?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=China%25E2%2580%2599s%2Bsocial%2Bcredit%2Bsystem%2Bisn%25E2%2580%259 9t%2Babout%2Bscoring%2Bcitizens%2B%25E2%2580%2594%2Bit%25E2%2580%2599s%2Ba%2Bmassive%2BAPI via @thenextweb
OpenAI teaches a robotic hand to solve a Rubik’s cube https://venturebeat.com/2019/10/15/openai-teaches-a-robotic-hand-to-solve-a-rubiks-cube/ via @VentureBeat
Did NASA find life on Mars in the 1970s? It's still up for debate https://www.cnet.com/news/did-nasa-find-life-on-mars-in-the-1970s-its-still-up-for-debate/ via @CNET
Alexa, you’re scaring me: Study reveals top tech-driven concerns https://zd.net/2nN9eWf via @ZDNet & @eileenb
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SF votes to ban cars from Market Street https://sf.curbed.com/2019/10/15/20916092/market-street-sf-ban-cars-vehicles-san-francisco-vote via @CurbedSF
Malware that spits cash out of ATMs has spread across the world https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/7x5ddg/malware-that-spits-cash-out-of-atms-has-spread-across-the-world?utm_campaign=s harebutton via @vice
The year’s best wildlife photos remind us why nature is worth fighting for https://earther.gizmodo.com/the-year-s-best-wildlife-photos-remind-us-why-nature-is-1839073329?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=earther_twitter&utm_campaign=top via @EARTH3R
Twitter outlines when it would restrict world leaders' tweets https://www.engadget.com/2019/10/15/twitter-on-restricting-world-leaders-tweets/ via @engadget
Near-infinite specific thrust from drive that ignores physics https://arstechnica.com/?post_type=post&p=1586021
Machine learning can't flag false news, new studies show https://www.axios.com/machine-learning-cant-flag-false-news-55aeb82e-bcbb-4d5c-bfda-1af84c77003b.html?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=twsocialshare&utm_campaign=organic
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Facebook's new Portal increases privacy, but is still searching for a reason to exist https://tcrn.ch/31h4wOj via @TechCrunch
This is how CIOs should approach ethics and privacy https://tnw.to/VdteE via @thenextweb
Facebook: Automation is a ‘blunt instrument’ for interpreting context around banned content https://venturebeat.com/2019/10/14/facebook-automation-is-a-blunt-instrument-for-interpreting-context-around-banned-content/ via @VentureBeat
Mozilla is sharing YouTube horror stories to prod Google for more transparency https://cnet.co/2pi7cOv via @CNET
Workers more likely to trust AI over their managers, says survey https://zd.net/33wb117 via @ZDNet & @ldignan
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Apple’s Tencent privacy controversy is more complicated than it looks https://www.theverge.com/2019/10/14/20913680/apple-tencent-privacy-controversy-safe-browsing-blacklist-explainer via @verge
This student is one of the top scientists studying faster-than-light warp drives https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/ywaxeb/this-student-is-one-of-the-top-scientists-studying-faster-than-light-warp-driv es?utm_campaign=sharebutton via @vice
'We are nations:' What environmental justice looks like for Indigenous people https://earther.gizmodo.com/we-are-nations-what-environmental-justice-looks-like-f-1839028507?utm_medium=sharefromsite&utm_source=earther_twitter&utm_campaign=sharebar via @EARTH3R
The UK likely got more power from renewables than fossil fuels last quarter https://www.engadget.com/2019/10/14/uk-renewable-power-wind-solar/ via @engadget
 
 
 
 
 
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