Sunday, August 28, 2016

Episode 09: Law & Disorder and Facebook Needs Humans

Like it or not, there are rules, guidelines and even laws to follow online. Yet everyone from the average user to the Kardashians seem to think they can ignore convention. Twenty-five years on, it's still the wild west out there.

Facebook decided that the editorial news team responsible for its Trending section was obsolete. See how a Twilight Zone episode is beginning to come to life as more jobs are automated.


Be sure to check out other major stories from the August 29th edition of the newsletter:


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Incidental music: "One More Stripper" by APAMusic, royalty-free license from
Voice over: Toni Deckers
Western music: "Adventure Western Music - Wild West" Ross Budgen (YouTube)
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