Breaking up Facebook is NOT the solution. Killing it is. https://apple.news/A7kO3GsbcRq2WmDgz7bAnIg
Facebook is as bad for democracy as smoking, say tech experts, who think the cure is breaking up the social network - Business Insider
#cs172 please take note of the online discussion deadline today -- closes at 1130AM
@rojer hello there! ;)
The negative effects of social media - another day, another research, another paper published. https://www.upi.com/Health_News/2019/01/22/Negative-social-media-experiences-lead-to-loneliness-in-young-adults-study-says/1271548187119/
The fact that Google is planning this is a sign that they wanted to remove user-control from the equation. https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/01/22/google_chrome_browser_ad_content_block_change/
Security alert! Shields up! https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4371
Trying out https://musi.sh
Listen to this episode and learn how big tech exploits content moderators (big tech not providing enough support, specially for the content moderators’ mental health) https://overcast.fm/+JUKNq6DEc
@jclo we will keep this invite only for the moment. Still trying to get the developers to help in whitelisting an email domain and blacklisting everything else.
The fine is nothing to Google. https://thehackernews.com/2019/01/google-privacy-gdpr-fine.html
@r tomorrow is another day
@jclo testing federation. :)
@Gargron hello sir. we have our mastodon instance up, but we need to restrict email only to one domain. There is EMAIL_DOMAIN_WHITELIST in the documentation, but I couldn't find it. Any tips?
#Mastodon 2.7 is released 🎉
Apple just made available, on clearance sale, several iPhone SE models. Just snagged a 128GB model. https://www.apple.com/shop/refurbished/clearance/iphone
Facebook and Google TRYING to justify their actions of boosting fake news more (because it gets more engagement and more revenue). https://www.cjr.org/tow_center/facebook-should-treat-the-cause-not-the-symptoms-of-journalisms-plight.php
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