Facebook, Google and others add trust icons to tackle fake news

Trust Indicators will appear next to news articles and provide information about the source of the story, describing the outlet’s best practice, the author’s expertise and providing citations and… Read the original: Facebook, Google and others add trust icons to tackle fake...

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Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ prequel will need to forge its own identity

We’re many years out from the project actually hitting our screens, but Amazon offered a few clues as to what we might see in its press release: “Set in Middle-earth, the television adaptation… Read more: Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ prequel will need to forge its own...

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After half a season, ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ is worth paying for

The bottom line is that Star Trek: Discovery is going to stay on CBS All Access for the foreseeable future. There were hopes that CBS would cave and put episodes on Netflix for the second season… Original post: After half a season, ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ is worth paying...

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Soderbergh’s experimental ‘Mosaic’ HBO series hits iPhone and Apple TV

The first episode introduces you to Olivia Lake, an author played by Sharon Stone. After viewing that, the narrative path branches into two episodes. You could just watch them in parallel, or you… Read the original: Soderbergh’s experimental ‘Mosaic’ HBO series hits iPhone and Apple...

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AI can write surprisingly scary and creative horror stories

Once per hour, Shelley tweets out a new story at her account @shelley_ai. She relies on responses from other Twitter users to keep the story going. Users can reply with up to three threaded tweets… Follow this link: AI can write surprisingly scary and creative horror...

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