CLIMATE

Is Global Warming Making Us Hungrier?

After achieving dramatic gains against hunger and famine, the world runs the risk of backsliding, owing to poorly considered choices. But if we accept the claim that climate change is to blame for a…

Bjorn Lomborg on project-syndicate.org


MEDIA

Inside the Facebook Algorithm: All the Updates You Need to Know

A newly-updated collection of all the factors that go into the Facebook News Feed algorithm to determine whether or not your content gets seen.

Alfred Lua on blog.bufferapp.com


INNOVATION

Introducing: The Ressence Type 2 e-Crown Concept

The first ever self-setting mechanical watch.

Stephen Pulvirent on hodinkee.com


CULTURE

New monthly dataset shows where people fall into Wikipedia rabbit holes – Wikimedia Blog

Have you ever looked up a Wikipedia article about your favorite TV show just to end up hours later reading on some obscure episode in medieval history? First, know that you’re not the only person…

Joseph Allemandou, Mikhail Popov, Dario Taraborelli on blog.wikimedia.org


ACTIVISM

‘When we instantly believe women, we invite them to lie’

Brendan O’Neill on #MeToo and the dire threat to due process.

Brandan O’Neill on spiked-online.com


TECHNOLOGY

The Visual Microphone: Passive Recovery of Sound from Video

The Visual Microphone: Passive Recovery of Sound from Video by: Abe Davis Michael Rubinstein Neal Wadhwa Gautham J. Mysore Fredo Durand Wialliam T. Freeman P…

Abe Davis’s Research on youtube.com


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