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Electronic Brainwashing: Cambridge Analytica's Sinister Facebook Strategy -The Daily Show   video
Science & Tech  (tags: Cambridge Analytica, Facebook, Facebotch, manipulation, failure, private data protection, quiz, research, Trump Campaign )

- 6 hours ago -
A mix of facts, humour and sane advice by Trevor Noah concerning manipulation through vulnerabilities
Ancient Nerve Routes Aid Survival
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, discovery, investigation, scientists, research, science, humans, interesting )

- 4 hours ago -
More phenomenal fruit fly to human connections!
Powerful New Algorithm Is a Big Step Towards Whole-Brain Simulation
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 20 hours ago -
As computational hardware inevitably gets faster, algorithms increasingly become the linchpin towards future whole-brain simulations.
Wearable Scanner Can Image Your Brain While YouâEUR(TM)re on the Move
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, tech, NewTechnology, Gizmos )

- 20 hours ago -
For the first time, a portable MEG scanner can image brain activity while people move and behave normally. It could be useful for studying babies and infants
Self-Driving Uber Kills Arizona Woman in First Fatal Crash Involving Pedestrian
Science & Tech  (tags: cars, transportation, robotics, artificial intelligence, AI, deaths, dangers )

- 37 minutes ago -
An autonomous Uber car killed a woman in the street in Arizona, police said, in what appears to be the first reported fatal crash involving a self-driving vehicle and a pedestrian in the US.
Snake Freak-Out Caused By Fake City Facebook Page
Science & Tech  (tags: communications, Internet, social media, fake news )

- 37 minutes ago -
A satire Facebook page mimicking a northwest Georgia city is causing some real concerns for residents after a post claiming to show a gigantic snake found there went viral.
Congress Wants to Rush a New Bill That Undermines Our Privacy
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, computers, communication, civil rights, human rights, spying, petitions )

- 32 minutes ago -
Member of Congress from both parties are pushing for a new bill that endangers civil liberties and human rights by making it easier for police departments to obtain and monitor our data.
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, communications, sexism, trolling, petitions )

- 2 hours ago -
Despite repeated promises by Twitter to clean up their act, huge numbers of women are logging on to find rape threats, death threats, racist slurs and homophobic insults littering their feeds.
Tell Facebook: Notify the 50 Million Users Whose Personal Info Was Secretly Taken By Trump Consultants
Science & Tech  (tags: Internet, communications, privacy, civil rights, petitions )

- 3 hours ago -
Not only did Facebook let this happen, they've refused to notify these 50 million Facebook users whose personal information was taken by Trump's consultants. That's right, your personal data could be affected, and we will have no idea unless we can...
Tell Facebook: This (Cambridge Analytica) Can't Happen Again.
Science & Tech  (tags: Cambridge Analytica, computer, Facebook, humans, internet, technology )

- 1 day ago -
Up to 50 million Facebook users had their information used by Cambridge Analytica, a private company, without their knowledge or consent. That's not okay.
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