Nielsen Music Mid-Year Report: The first half of 2018 saw a six-month record of over 400 billion on-demand streams
Inside Vaporwave’s Mini-Boom of Floppy Disk Releases: releasing music on 3.5″ floppy disk
Transreality puzzle as new genres of entertainment technology
More Recycling Won’t Solve Plastic Pollution: Encouraging individuals to recycle more will never solve the problem of a massive production of single-use plastic that should have been avoided in the first place.
The future will be dockless: could a city really run on ‘floating transport’?
Who owns the space under cities? The attempt to map the earth beneath us
Comparing City Street Orientations
Talk the Walk: Teaching AI systems to navigate New York through language
A Numerical Exploration Of How The EU’s Article 13 Will Lead To Massive Censorship: in an effort to stop 1,000 pieces of infringing content, you’d end up pulling down 50,000 pieces of legitimate content
What happens each day?
– you annoy 150,000 innocents
– & stop 17,900 badnesses
– 300 badnesses SURVIVE THE FILTER
Is this good?
The Case Against Patents can be summarized briefly: there is no empirical evidence that they serve to increase innovation and productivity (2013)
A Record Number of Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs [to seek better jobs]
Do you feel underappreciated in life? Big Clapper is a $4,500 robot that will applaud you until the day you die
Smart TVs are spying on you through your phone
Driving Without a Smartphone: it could help break people’s phone habits.
Crypto.com, the multimillion-dollar cryptography domain whose owner refused to sell, has been sold
Concentração de empresas mediáticas – pluralismo e concorrência
European Networks Are Joining Forces to Take On Netflix and Amazon
YouTube announced it would spend $25 million on news, part of the Google News Initiative that pledged $300 million in March to help the news industry.
The endless reign of Rupert Murdoch: Anyone who defends [public universities, public servants, public broadcasters, public transport, and occasionally public health], especially anyone with a degree or a non-white face, is a target.
The Web began dying in 2014, here’s how
Esto ☞ no es un emoji, es un símbolo ortográfico
“Google Was Not a Normal Place” – Brin, Page, and Mayer on the Accidental Birth of the Company that Changed Everything
Atomic Anxiety and the Tooth Fairy: Citizen Science in the Midcentury Midwest (2014)
Uma comunidade religiosa, como a comunidade das testemunhas de Jeová, é conjuntamente responsável com os seus membros pregadores pelo tratamento dos dados pessoais recolhidos no contexto de uma atividade de pregação porta a porta
Your face is the key to your personal identity: Can Facial Recognition Software Do More Good Than Harm?
Fifteen Minutes of Unwanted Fame: Detecting and Characterizing Doxing
V4Design – An innovative tool for architects and virtual reality game designers
The Best Influencers Are Babies: more recently, one area has proven to be particularly lucrative: sponsored content that involves kids, or spawn con
Model to classify censored and uncensored social media posts from mainland China
Second Life was supposed to be the future of the internet: “We used to say that our only competition was real life”.
Redes sociales, participacion ciudadana y la hipótesis del slacktivismo: lecciones del caso de “El Bronco”