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Facebook to fix our divided media landscape by asking the masses which news sources they trust

Facebook has spent the last year attempting to dig itself out of a pretty serious credibility hole, as various parties blamed it for influencing the 2016 election by algorithmically serving up content like “10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Barack Obama’s Birth Certificate”—not to mention literal foreign propaganda—to…

Chris Pratt warns young fans to beware of creeps pretending to be him on Facebook

Whether it’s actually a celebrity taking advantage of starstruck young fans on social media—See: recent allegations against Brand New’s Jesse Lacey, various YouTube personalities—or some random creep pretending to be a celebrity to gain access to starstruck young fans on social media, here’s a cool new rule for you…

Today's proof that we've entered a post-human dystopia is the rise of rent-a-family-member companies

Just when you thought you could escape the phoniness of social media by engaging in conversation with a real life human being, Japanese innovation comes along and snatches that away from you, too. As a new article from The Atlantic reports, there are a number of burgeoning companies in Japan that allow clients to rent…

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