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‘Inside the Brotherhood of the Ad Blockers’

Artikel op Bloomberg: Pi-hole (as in “shut your …”) is a free, open source software package designed to run on a Raspberry Pi, a basic computer that’s popular with DIYers, fits in the palm of your hand, and retails for about $35. Most ad blockers have to be installed on individual devices and work only in […]

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Kanye op Twitter

Look at your phone as tool not an obligation. Would you walk around with a hammer in your pocket? You would pick up a hammer when you needed it you would never be addicted or obligated to it. Use your phone like a hammer only pick it up when you need it. — ye (@kanyewest) […]

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‘Vandaag over een jaar: Michel II of de chaos’

Christophe Deborsu in Het Belang van Limburg: Toch nog een detail: de burger. En hier hebben Michel II-fans een probleem. De MR doet het niet denderend in de jongste peilingen. Tussen 21 en 24 procent in Wallonië, dat is 2 à 5 procent minder dan in 2014. Samen met de verzwakking van Open Vld en […]

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YouTube-serie: The Alt-Right Playbook

Zwaar aan te raden reeks videos van Innuendo Studios over the Alt-Right, of zoals wij ze noemen: helfies.

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An Interactive Map Shows Just How Many Roads Actually Lead to Rome

Zo wijs:

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TED-talk: Celeste Headlee: ‘10 ways to have a better conversation’

Goeie talk. Always be prepared to be amazed.

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‘Apple, Influence, and Ive’

Geweldig feature interview van horlogemagazine Hodinkee met Apple-designer Joni Ive. Niet enkel het gesprek, maar ook de pagina zelf: hoe de interviewer z’n gedachten tussen antwoorden erbij zet; hoe ze een klok tonen van hoe lang je het artikel aan het lezen bent en wat Apple in diezelfde tijd verkocht; het mooie (achterstevoren afspelende – […]

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Podcast: ‘Hurry Slowly 029: Adam Greenfield – Phoning It In’

Aangeraden aflevering: Our smartphones have given us so much. The weather, news, calendars, email, photos and more — all in one place. But what are we sacrificing for this convenience?

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‘Alexa and Siri Can Hear This Hidden Command. You Can’t.’

The New York Times: This month, some of those Berkeley researchers published a research paper that went further, saying they could embed commands directly into recordings of music or spoken text. So while a human listener hears someone talking or an orchestra playing, Amazon’s Echo speaker might hear an instruction to add something to your […]

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‘And for His Next Act, Ev Williams Will Fix the Internet’

Kevin Roose van The New York Times zat samen met Ev Williams, de man achter Blogger, Twitter en Medium: But if Mr. Williams isn’t ready to denounce social media, he is at least muting its effects in his own life. He still uses Twitter, but he has turned off most mobile notifications, and he tries […]

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