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- SpaceX might fire up Falcon Heavy’s 27 engines Monday – CNETElon Musk's next big thing will get fully lit up for the first time as soon as next week. ..... Read More.7 hours ago
- Acura RDX’s chief engineer breaks down what’s new and hot for us – R...Stephen Frey stopped by the Roadshow stage at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show to talk to Tim Stevens and Brian Cooley about the newly unveiled Acura RDX prototype. ..... Read More.7 hours ago
- 5 Questions About Facebook’s Plan to Rate Media by ‘Trustworthiness’Mark Zuckerberg announced Friday that Facebook will begin surveying users about which news sources they trust, in an effort to rank publications on “trustworthiness.” This rating will help determine media companies’ placement in the News Feed, thereby materially changing the traffic that their stories receive.Zuckerberg provided only a cursory description of the survey methodology. “As part of our ongoing quality surveys, we will now ask people whether they’re familiar with a news source and, if so, whether they trust that source,” he wrote in a Facebook post. “The idea is that some news organizations are only trusted by their readers or watchers, and others are broadly trusted across society even by those who don’t follow them directly.”Given that the implementation of these surveys will change which news brands prosper, this is a very limited explanation of how this all might work. One thing we know for sure: Facebook has decided… ..... Read More.7 hours ago
- Twitter updates total of Russia-linked election bots to 50,000Twitter has provided updated details on its investigation into Russian election interference on its platform in 2016. Its identification of more than 13,000 more Russian-linked bots that made election-related tweets puts the total over 50,000. In addition, about 3,800 (up 1,000 from Twitter’s data in the fall) were associated with the now-notorious Internet Research Agency. Read More ..... Read More.8 hours ago
- Viacom CEO Bakish Nabs $20M in 2017 Compensation..... Read More.8 hours ago
- Google CEO: “I don’t regret” firing James DamoreGoogle CEO Sundar Pichai says he still believes that it was appropriate to fire James Damore. “I don’t regret it,” said Pichai, in an interview with Recode’s Kara Swisher and MSNBC’s Ari Melber. “It was the right decision,” YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, echoed on stage. It’s been almost six months since the company dismissed the engineer, who… Read More ..... Read More.8 hours ago