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Engaged Reading Time - Issue #53

Welcome to the… Humpday Reading EditionI've had a productive week so far, so here's a bonus edition o
Engaged Reading Time
Engaged Reading Time - Issue #53
By Adam Tinworth • Issue #53 • View online
Welcome to the…
Humpday Reading Edition
I’ve had a productive week so far, so here’s a bonus edition of the free “interesting links” version of the newsletter — that will still be of interest to my paying subscribers, too.

Lead Story
Platform Pain & Pleasure
Facebook is reportedly locking users out for reporting fake accounts
How Pinterest Built One of Silicon Valley’s Most Successful Algorithms
Mozilla unveils 28 horror stories about YouTube’s recommendation algorithm
A brief diversion into politics
David Cameron’s For the Record ends where the sorriest three years in modern British history begins
Online Community
Shakesville’s unravelling and the not-so-golden age of blogging
The Anxiety-Inducing Peril of Old Slack Posts
WTF?
What's Going On With Young Women Scribbling Out Their Faces On Insta? We Investigate
Zuck and Politics
Natasha Bertrand
Said 1 source: “The discussion in Silicon Valley is that Zuckerberg is very concerned about Barr's DOJ bringing an enforcement action to break up the company. So the fear is Zuckerberg is trying to appease the Trump administration by not cracking down on right-wing propaganda.”
6:04 PM - 14 Oct 2019
That’s not all all worrying. Nope. Not at all.
👀
Coda
See you at the weekend, or tomorrow for members.
Hope your week is going well!
Adam
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