Reader View · 6 min read · From 2020 · Shared by 361, including Thomas Pleil, 𝚛𝚘𝚐𝚎𝚛, Bernhard Huessy, Evan Kirstel the $B2B Techfluencer, Carl Morris, Katja Evertz, Stephan Woodtli, MΛRC VIDΛL, Oscar MacDonald, Ines Bieler, Alan Chattaway, Theodora (Theo) Lau - 劉䂀曼 🌻, Brian Laung Aoaeh, CFA, Yann “email@example.com” Heurtaux 不停, Niddal Salah-Eldin
Reader View · ~14 min read · Aug 10th · The landscape of social media is ever-changing, especially among teens who often are on the leading edge of this space. A new survey of American teenagers ages 13 to 17 finds that TikTok has… · Shared by 530, including Casey Newton, David V. Johnson, Matt Navarra, Amjad Masad ⠕, Bruce Lawson, Jeremiah Owyang | jowyang.eth, jowyang.sol, Sarah Frier, Rob Biederman, Chris Messina, Frank Luntz, Monica Burns, Ed.D. #EdTech, Brian Solis, David Frankel, Timothy Caulfield, Alan See, Gisele Navarro, Amanda Webb - Digital Marketer 👩💻, Jonathan Haidt, Renee DiResta, George Conway🌻
Reader View · 1 min read · Feb 6th · If Meta is not given the option to transfer, store and process data from its European users on US-based servers, Facebook and Instagram will most likely · Shared by 173, including Gero Pflüger, Cyril Coste #DigitalTransformation, Nils Hitze, Neira Jones, John Koetsier, Jan Firsching 🦦™️, Heydon 🇺🇦, Matt Navarra, Aral Balkan
Reader View · 20+ min read · 2021-03-11 · Three years ago, the company began building "responsible AI." This is the story of how it failed. · Shared by 779, including 🟣 Antonio Vieira Santos #FutureOfWork #InnoTrans2, Evan Kirstel the $B2B Techfluencer, Hilary Mason, Brendan Nyhan, Kevin Roose, Andreas Staub, Scott Monty, John Burn-Murdoch, Andy Budd, Anne Applebaum, Carla Gentry, Casey Newton, Steve Silberman, Sarah Frier, Mathew Ingram, Bob E. Hayes, Nige Willson, Brian Solis, Azeem Azhar, Theodora (Theo) Lau - 劉䂀曼 🌻
The researcher’s team also found that users with a tendency to post or engage with melancholy content—a possible sign of depression—could easily spiral into consuming increasingly negative material that risked further worsening their mental health. The team proposed tweaking the content-ranking models for these users to stop maximizing engagement alone, so they would be shown less of the depressing stuff.
Reader View · 4 min read · 2021-08-11 · As Klarna's billionaire founder Sebastian Siemiatkowski prepares to stage one of the biggest-ever European fintech company listings, a feast of capitalism, he credits an unlikely backer for his runaway success: the Swedish welfare state. · Shared by 361, including David Doughty, Nicolas Babin, Evan Kirstel the $B2B Techfluencer, Cem Sertoglu 🤖, Johannes Lenz
In particular, the 39-year-old pinpoints a late-1990s government policy to put a computer in every home.
Reader View · 5 min read · From 2018 · A rising chorus blames Airbnb, Uber and other internet-enabled travel conveniences for a boom that threatens a sustainable balance. · Shared by 121, including Marko Saric, Leslie D, Nando 💪🇦🇺🇦🇷, Mark Little, Maja Grolimund-Kurth, Helga And Heini On Tour, Merkstatt, Massimo Banzi, Josep M. Ganyet, Bernhard Huessy, krisdahn.eth, Thomas Pleil
Reader View · ~16 min read · From 2016 · When using technology, we often focus optimistically on all the things it does for us. But I want you to show you where it might do the opposite. · Shared by 1166, including fernand0, Parin Vachhani, Leo Polovets, Ryan Boren, Ernst-Jan Pfauth, Brent Summers, Tristan Harris, Kenneth Kalmer, Curadoria | Update or Die!, Matthias Sala, Nir Eyal, Thomas Power, Chris Messina, David Cant ~👷♂️, Courtney Bolton ★, Howard Getson, Matt Navarra, Rand Fishkin, 🟣 Antonio Vieira Santos #FutureOfWork #InnoTrans2, hiten.eth
Reader View · 3 min read · From 2018 · Google is looking into the blockchain to give its cloud services an edge over the likes of Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services · Shared by 148, including Yvette Dubel, Niklaus Gerber, Joan Lockwood, Philip Junker, Christian Kloeppel, 🟣 Antonio Vieira Santos #FutureOfWork #InnoTrans2, Richard Joerges, Ward Plunet, 𝐦𝐫𝐯𝐧
Reader View · 2021-10-04 · Today at 1651 UTC, we opened an internal incident entitled "Facebook DNS lookup returning SERVFAIL" because we were worried that something was wrong with our DNS resolver 22.214.171.124. But as we were about to post on our public status page we realized something else more serious was going on. · Shared by 913, including Nathan Yau, Barry Schwartz, briankrebs, John Maeda, Simo Ahava, your #1 source for absurdist true crime 🐍👑 🌷, Kevin Roose, Kara Swisher, Ser Jeff Garzik, Chris Messina, Dirk von Gehlen, Aleyda Solis 🇺🇦, OM, Rebecca (Slatkin) Sloane, Benedict Evans, Karen McGrane, Patricia Cammarata, Ouriel @ZenGo, Jeff Jarvis, Troy Hunt
So now, because Facebook and their sites are so big, we have DNS resolvers worldwide handling 30x more queries than usual and potentially causing latency and timeout issues to other platforms.