Group Formed to Sabotage Movie Reviews

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Group Formed to Sabotage Movie Reviews

There are a series of stories in news media such as The Verge and CNN today about a group that is trying to sabotage the reviews of Disney movies. They claim successfully negatively impacting reviews of “The Last Jedi” and …

Super Bowl Blackout Mystery Solved

In the first half of the Super Bowl game, the screen went black for about 15 seconds. For those watching, it was a disconcerting experience with everyone wondering whether their cable, TV or internet had gone out. Perhaps some figured …

Past Facebook Exec Decries Social Media

How bad is Facebook and other social media for society? After another former top executives at Facebook has come out against social media, we’re beginning to wonder. “Chamath Palihapitiya, who joined Facebook in 2007 and became its vice president for …

Review Sites That Have Major Conflicts

The Verge has a very good article that examines how review publications for addiction facilities are owned by the facilities and therefore control what is said about their properties. Essentially, these “popular publications covering addiction and treatment double as marketing …

Google Doodles Demonstrate AI

Google is letting people see how Artificial Intelligence (AI) can be used in real life to enhance drawings by providing simple demonstrations. This fascinating article in The Verge explains how the Doodle area of Google’s website lets people use AI …

Streaming Is looking Like Cable TV

Walt Mossberg of The Verge writes a compelling case that the promise of streaming non-bundled television is beginning to look more like bundled cable television. Two new services, Sling TV and Direct TV Now, both owned by satellite companies, require …

Doctors Building Brands on Social Media

The Verge has an interesting story about several doctors branding themselves on social media. In this case, the primary social media used are Snapchat and Twitter. This novel approach is definitely helping these doctors become better known, especially to the …