The human stories behind the fight for racial equality – podcasts of the week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Picks of the week ResistancePoet Saidu Tejan-Thomas Jr hosts this unsanitised look at the human stories behind the surge of protests for racial equality in the US in 2020. Läs mer…

Joe Rogan hosts Alex Jones on Spotify podcast despite ban

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Joe Rogan, Spotify’s biggest podcast star, has left the platform in an awkward position after conducting a lengthy interview with Alex Jones, the conspiracy theorist banned by Swedish streaming Läs mer…

AITA? How a Reddit forum posed the defining question of our age

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; First of all, you need to picture the sandwich. This was a 6ft-long party sub from a local deli, with loaves of bread braided together to make one super-sandwich Läs mer…

Kim Kardashian West at 40: how the queen of social media changed the world

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In the early hours of 3 October 2016, shortly before her 36th birthday, Kim Kardashian West found herself with a gun to her head, tied up in a rented Läs mer…

Top life advice from Danny Dyer – and Dani Dyer: podcasts of the week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Picks of the week Sorted With the DyersIf you’ve ever wished you were a fly on the wall in the Dyer house, your dreams have just come true. Danny Läs mer…

Behind Cambridge Analytica lay a bigger threat to our democracy: Facebook | Jennifer Cobbe

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The information commissioner (ICO), the UK’s data protection regulator, has concluded its long-running investigation into Cambridge Analytica. As had been expected by many, this found no smoking gun. Despite Läs mer…

Josh Earl: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet)

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The funniest things on the internet Culture We asked Australian comedians to unearth gems from the turgid muck of the internet. Josh Earl found these shiny specimens for you Läs mer…

Screen time is as addictive as junk food – how do we wean children off? | Belinda Parmar

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; “Chill out, Mum, you’re overreacting. Watching TV is just as bad,” my daughter yells as I beg her and her brother to put down their devices for just five Läs mer…

YouTube more representative of Britain than television, says UK boss

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; YouTube Site offers diverse material that traditional media do not, says Ben McOwen Wilson YouTube is working with the BBC to help the broadcaster increase its diversity. Photograph: Dado Läs mer…

‘Influencers are being taken advantage of’: the social media stars turning to unions

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Social media ‘Influencers are being taken advantage of’: the social media stars turning to unions The influencer industry is worth billions – but Instagram and YouTube content creators are Läs mer…

From standup to stanzas: Frank Skinner's terrific guide to poetry

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Frank Skinner The comedian’s new podcast is bursting with enthusiasm for poems. If standup forces him to be funny, here he forces himself to be true ‘Don’t worry – Läs mer…

People don't trust the facts about Trump's coronavirus. Is it any wonder? | Simon Jenkins

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The president is not really sick. He is very sick. He is pretending. He is not pretending. That was his body double in the car. He may die. The Läs mer…

Twitter bots have limited success spreading anti-vaccination messages

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter A study of millions of tweets finds Twitter users rarely see or retweet vaccine misinformation generated by bots A study led by the University of Sydney’s Adam Dunn Läs mer…

Aaron Chen: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet)

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The funniest things on the internet Culture We ask Australian comedians for a list of things that make them laugh online. This one is a little … different Comedian Läs mer…