Technology and Innovation — Tuesday, 15th November 2016

FTN Daily #37 — Facebook exposes, not causes — Banning memes (what could go wrong?) — A blockchain demo — AI in elections

(This was also our face when we read about the Spanish meme ban) Photo: kuloser

The Age of Facebookrazy

Facebook didn’t create social divides. It revealed them. Robert Colvile for CapX.

Should we like what Facebook is doing to democracy?


Yes, the Spanish Government tried banning Memes.

What then happened is exactly what you would expect. The Poke.

Should we like what Facebook is doing to democracy?


So you want to understand Blockchain?

A video and a bit of technology to give you a solid understanding of the famed Blockchain. An interactive Demo by Anders Brownworth.

Should we like what Facebook is doing to democracy?


Artificial Accuracy

Predicting election results is hard. Artificial Intelligence is better at it than humans. June Javelosa for Futurism.

Should we like what Facebook is doing to democracy?


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