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Fake news is an existential crisis for social media

(Source: techcrunch.com)

The funny thing about fake news is how mind-numbingly boring it can be. Not the fakes themselves — they’re constructed to be catnip clickbait to stoke the fires of rage of their intended targets. 4.355 kata lagi


Today's Boilerplate Version Of How An Ex-Scientologist 'Should' Be - Propaganda







The basic model

For those that follow the Leah Remini show, the Ortega blog, the many Facebook groups devoted to ‘exposing’ Scientology (that pretty much never seem to expose anything more than tabloid level information) there is a constantly reinforced version of who you… 3.049 kata lagi

All That Spy Stuff

Technology generates stress and reduces productivity

Technology can distract workers rather than make them more productive, suggests a survey carried out by software giant Microsoft.

Many of the 20,000 European workers questioned said a steady stream of emails, messages and notifications kept them from concentrating.  511 kata lagi


Should America buy what Elon is selling? (Part II)

Should you buy a car from a man named Elon? Turns out, based upon the following information, one should probably reconsider.

Increasingly, there is evidence Tesla Motors may be not only a brass plated Ponzi scheme, but the company’s establishment may have been a kickback quid pro quo in exchange for considerable political contributions to the wealthy and influential Hollywood host actor portraying the manufactured character of ‘next level genius’ Elon Musk. 2.153 kata lagi

Truth Info

Sarah Scout @Assimilated_Ego #genocide #Sixtiesscoop #60sscoop #Apology

Sarah Scout @Assimilated_Ego

#Alberta wants our scoop healing to not be messy, just another sad Indian story that gives way to healing&resiliency w/a pretty bow on top.

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Teenage brains can’t tell what’s important and what isn’t

Teenagers may know full well how important final exams are – but that won’t stop some putting in minimal effort. This may be because their brains aren’t developed enough to properly assess how high the stakes are, and adapt their behaviour accordingly.  437 kata lagi


Ο εφηβικός εγκέφαλος δεν μπορεί να ξεχωρίσει τα ασήμαντα από τα σημαντικά

Οι έφηβοι γνωρίζουν πολύ καλά πόσο σημαντικά είναι κάποια πράγματα ωστόσο αυτό δεν τους σταματά από το να καταβάλλουν ορισμένες φορές την ελάχιστη δυνατή προσπάθεια. Η επιστήμη έρχεται τώρα να γίνει συνήγορος υπεράσπισης των εφηβικών συμπεριφορών, αναφέροντας ότι αυτές πιθανότατα οφείλονται στο ότι ο εγκέφαλος των εφήβων δεν έχει αναπτυχθεί αρκετά με αποτέλεσμα τα παιδιά να μην αντιλαμβάνονται πόσο μεγάλα ρίσκα παίρνουν κάποιες φορές.