Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand election race should be free of misinformation

Jacinda Ardern: New Zealand election race should be free of misinformation

In recent elections, it has become more common to see prime ministers announce election dates well beforehand. It’s always been my personal view that this is best practice. It’s fair and it allows our electoral commission to prepare. For politicians, I expect a three year …

Trolls Breaking News – Sean Duffy troll jailed

Trolls Breaking News – Sean Duffy troll jailed

TrollsNews today Trolling is a crime Good evening and welcome to another sub episode of TrollsNews, today’s only report was brought to you by TheCosmicFireStar and it is about arrest of Sean Duffy for, you guessed it, trolling. Sean Duffy was doing classical facebook tribute …

Facebook Won’t Verify Political Ads, Introduces New Transparency Feature | NBC News NOW

Facebook Won’t Verify Political Ads, Introduces New Transparency Feature | NBC News NOW

Surveillance Capitalism Takeover: Here’s Why You Got That Ad & More…

Facebook Bans Massive Fake Pro-Trump Network As Election Looms | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Facebook Bans Massive Fake Pro-Trump Network As Election Looms | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

What facial recognition steals from us

What facial recognition steals from us

If you upload a photo into Google’s reverse image search, it’ll find websites where that picture has appeared, or provide “visually similar images” that have the same coloring and composition. The leading search engine in Russia, called Yandex, has reverse image search too but it …

How news feed algorithms supercharge confirmation bias | Eli Pariser

How news feed algorithms supercharge confirmation bias | Eli Pariser

A filter bubble is your own personal universe of information that’s been generated by algorithms that are trying to guess what you’re interested in. And increasingly online we live in these bubbles. They follow us around. They form part of the fabric of most websites …