Bias and b/s would be baked-into the proposed scheme Recently NBC news came into a leaked demo, which was confirmed by Twitter, of a system to allow verified users to correct and flag misinformation, directly below the tweet. Any tweets flagged as misinformation will have their visibility reduced across the system.
Weekly Axis Of Easy #134 Last Week’s Quote was “You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration” by James Allen, winner was Richard Perritt. This Week’s Quote: “An era can be considered over when its basic illusions have been exhausted” …by ???? THE RULES: No searching up the answer, must be […]
For the second time in less than a month, Facebook has canceled a boosted post from easyDNS. The first occasion was on Feb 3rd when we posed the question on whether social media platforms should be the final arbiters of truth (response from Facebook: “yes”). Note the boost was originally approved and then canceled mid-run. […]
Weekly Axis Of Easy #133 Last Week’s Quote was “The media’s so central to our lives that we believe what we see onscreen is real” …was Steve Shahbazian. I’m giving it to Gavin Jacobs who got it but pulled his punch because of a copying error. This Week’s Quote: “You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great […]
easyDNS is pleased to sponsor Jesse Hirsh‘s “Future Fibre / Future Tools” segments of his new email list, Metaviews. An open, free and neutral commons telecom network The Internet should be free, open, and neutral. Yet how do we make it so when it is presently dominated by monopolies and oligopolies that are driven by […]
Weekly Axis Of Easy #132 Last Week’s Quote was: “The only mistake in life is the lesson not learned”…was Albert Einstein, winner was Chuck Wong. This Week’s Quote: “The media’s so central to our lives that we believe what we seen onscreen is real” …by ???? THE RULES: No searching up the answer, must be posted to the […]