Logan Paul forced YouTube to admit humans are better than algorithms

Up until now, Google’s (and by extension YouTube’s) solution had been to take down offensive channels and tweak its advertiser-friendly guidelines to give brands more control over where their ads… Original post: Logan Paul forced YouTube to admit humans are better than...

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Facebook’s fake war on fake news

It’s not specifically saying this has anything to do with stopping the spread of fake news from virulent racists, politically active conspiracy theorists or propaganda farms successfully goading… See the original post here: Facebook’s fake war on fake news

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Airbnb cuts half of San Francisco listings as new laws kick in

In 2014, the city passed laws limiting home rentals by absent tenants to 90 days per year, though owners can rent them year-round if they live there. However, San Francisco decided to crack down… Original post: Airbnb cuts half of San Francisco listings as new laws kick...

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US regulators charge three bitcoin operators with fraud

Bitcoin has been on a rollercoaster recently. Its value has been in a freefall; two days ago, it tumbled below $10,000, losing half of its peak value in less than one month. According to Coinbase,… Read the rest here: US regulators charge three bitcoin operators with...

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Amazon picks 20 finalist cities for its next major HQ

The 218 cities not chosen needn’t hang their heads, said Amazon. “Getting from 238 to 20 was very tough — all the proposals showed tremendous enthusiasm and creativity,” said Amazon’s Holly… See the original post here: Amazon picks 20 finalist cities for its next major...

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