2022-11-22
People fleeing Twitter have turned to Eugen Rochko’s alternative. He says social networks can support healthy debate—without any one person in control.
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2022-11-8
is your daily guide to understanding #social #networks and their relationships with the world. It's the best way to keep up on the events that mattered at #Facebook, #Google, #YouTube, #Twitter, Snap, and TikTok — with regular guest appearances from #Apple, #Amazon, #Microsoft, and the upstart platforms that are challenging them.
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2022-10-24 #wikiarticle
2022-7-6
We are a site dedicated to helping people understand this brave new world: Whether it's trust-less networks, privacy coins or oracles, we strive to produce original coverage of the biggest stories, insightful profiles on the industry’s movers and shakers as well as engaging educational content to connect the dots.
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2022-7-6
Coinbase’s former chief technology officer wants to use social networks to create states. What doesn’t fit into his vision are things like poverty, illness and ageing
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2022-6-22
I write about #psychology, statistics, and #technology. I am best known for work on the darknet markets & Bitcoin⁠, blinded self-experiments⁠, dual n-back & spaced repetition⁠, and anime neural networks⁠.
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2022-3-1
The last five decades have seen the dramatic globalization of organized crime and corruption, now totaling trillions of dollars every year. With the help of a “criminal services industry” — corrupt banks, law firms, registration agents, and lobbyists — criminal networks have steadily grown their markets, and the world’s most corrupt officials and tycoons easily loot, launder, and hide stolen money for future use. The result is an unprecedented transfer of wealth and global web of high-level corruption and organized crime that has fueled global inequality, the rise of extremist groups, and the decline of democratic institutions all over the world.
OCCRP believes it takes a network to fight a network.
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2021-12-26
Founded in 1865 to facilitate international connectivity in communications networks, we allocate global radio spectrum and satellite orbits, develop the technical standards that ensure networks and technologies seamlessly interconnect, and strive to improve access to ICTs to underserved communities worldwide.
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2021-8-20
#Social networks have failed big time to satisfy my needs and many others’ needs as well.
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2021-3-30
This is how scientists can leverage 5G networks to wirelessly power devices. #science
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2021-1-21
Trees appear to communicate and cooperate through subterranean networks of fungi. What are they sharing with one another?
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2020-8-22
Avaaz uncovers health misinformation spreading networks with
an estimated 3.8 billion views in the last year - and shows
how to quarantine this infodemic
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