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Karen Hao / MIT Technology Review:
OpenAI is partnering with researchers to look into malicious uses of its text generator GPT-2; others have used it to learn how to detect machine-generated text   —  The AI lab has also released a report to explain why it is releasing the model in increments.
Aug 31, 2019, 4:35 AM - In context

Angela Chen / MIT Technology Review:
Twitter's recent ban on ads from state-controlled news orgs should logically extend to Voice of America and Radio Free Europe as they're government funded   —  Twitter and Facebook have hosted ads from US-backed outlets, sometimes even illegally.  —  Twitter is no longer accepting advertising …
Aug 23, 2019, 12:35 PM - In context

James Ball / MIT Technology Review:
Some fear the sweeping nature of UK's proposal to combine work done by 8+ regulators into a new “super-regulator” with the power to block online platforms, more   —  Technology giants will be forced to have a “duty of care” for their users, if a proposal announced by the government on Monday becomes law.
Apr 8, 2019, 4:25 PM - In context

Zeynep Tufekci / MIT Technology Review:
How digital technologies and social media went from being hailed as tools of freedom during the Arab Spring to being blamed for upheavals in Western democracies   —  To understand how digital technologies went from instruments for spreading democracy to weapons for attacking it, you have to look beyond the technologies themselves.
Aug 15, 2018, 12:00 AM - In context

MIT Technology Review names Gideon Lichfield, a founding Quartz editor, as editor in chief   —  Today, MIT Technology Review announced that Gideon Lichfield has been named its new editor in chief.  Lichfield will oversee all of MIT Technology Review's editorial content and products …
Nov 9, 2017, 7:25 PM - In context

Jason Pontin / MIT Technology Review:
MIT Technology Review's Editor-in-Chief Jason Pontin on how a troll made him rethink the site's comments section, limiting comments on some stories   —  I have a troll.  Writing as @zdzisiekm, or “Gus,” or under other names, he has commented on stories on TechnologyReview.com 6,386 times and counting as of April 2017.
Apr 12, 2017, 12:05 PM - In context

Tom Simonite / MIT Technology Review:
Facebook to start using browsing data from Like and Share buttons in its ad targeting system starting next month, opt-out setting available   —  Facebook's Like Buttons Will Soon Track Your Web Browsing to Target Ads  —  Facebook's “Like” buttons have been logging data on our browsing for years …
Sep 16, 2015, 11:05 PM - In context

Michael Wolff / MIT Technology Review:
Publishers should feel existentially threatened by Facebook Instant Articles ad revenue split, not be embracing it   —  Facebook Instant Articles Just Don't Add Up for Publishers  —  Publishers like the New York Times should be having an existential crisis over Facebook's instant articles.
Jul 9, 2015, 9:35 AM - In context

Adrian Chen / MIT Technology Review:
A group of Swedish journalists and researchers wade into ugly corners of the Internet to expose trolls, racists, and creeps   —  The Troll Hunters  —  A group of journalists and researchers wade into ugly corners of the Internet to expose racists, creeps, and hypocrites.  Have they gone too far?
Dec 21, 2014, 3:45 PM - In context

Data Mining Reveals How News Coverage Varies Around the World   —  Last year, the news media reported on 195,000 disasters around the world.  The ones you heard about depend crucially on your location.  —  One interesting question about the nature of news is how well it reflects the pattern of real events around the world.
Oct 25, 2014, 5:55 AM - In context




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