Facebook accused of introducing extremists to one another through ’suggested friends’ feature

Not The Onion.

Linked on the 07th of May, 2018 Details

The war against cars will ultimately be won — and that’s good for everyone

Nice rundown on the multiple advantages of discouraging city car use.

Linked on the 06th of May, 2018 Details

Please Stop Using Adblock (But Not Why You Think)

Use an ad blocker, just not this one.

Linked on the 05th of May, 2018 Details

The Diderot Effect: Why We Want Things We Don’t Need

The spiral of possession as self-expression.

Linked on the 23rd of April, 2018 Details

Facebook previews GDPR privacy tools and, yep, it’s the same old BS

“Facebook gives people the appearance of choice and then carefully directs users to making the right ones”.

Linked on the 20th of April, 2018 Details

An Elaborate Hack Shows How Much Damage IoT Bugs Can Do

“We’re looking at a fitness tracker hacking a smart speaker, a smart speaker hacking a thermostat, and the thermostat hacking the rest of the network.”

Linked on the 16th of April, 2018 Details