Germany can now fine social media sites $60 million for allowing hate speech

2018 rang in a new era in Germany in terms of the nation’s laws around hate speech, and in 2018, the country began enforcing strict regulations that could result in fines of up to $60 million if such posts are not removed within 24 hours

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Twitter's purge of far-right accounts sparks backlash, praise and confusion

Twitter began enforcing its new rules on hate speech and abuse on Monday, suspending a number of far-right accounts including those linked to prominent white nationalists and neo-Nazis, prompting responses that range from defiance to praise and bafflement.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/20/twitters-purge-far-right-accounts-sparks-backlash-praise-and-confusion.html

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Walmart will deliver groceries to your fridge while you're out

Hate putting away groceries?

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Google tool for hate crimes questioned by conservative media

Google is attempting to help reporters find hate crime stories with machine learning – though it remains to be seen how impartial the effort is.

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Facebook's alleged secretive censorship guidelines leaked in new report

Facebook’s content removal policies, including its confounding guidelines on hate speech, have been detailed in alleged internal documents leaked in a new report by German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung.

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Holocaust deniers able to rise to top of Google search results

Stormfront has the dubious distinction, via the Southern Poverty Law Center, of being “the first major hate site on the Internet.”

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Generation Customer: Defined by Attitude, Not Age


I hate the idea of chopping our population into generations: the Greatest Generation, the baby boomers, Generation X, Generation Y, millennials and so on. The assumption is that everyone born during an arbitrarily selected time period shares certain traits. It also results in people projecting ideas — often romantic ones — onto huge groups of people. Romantic misconceptions are projected back in time; less-flattering misconceptions are projected forward, toward younger generations.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83200.html?rss=1

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New study shines light on one of the iPhone's biggest advantages over Android

We hate to kick a dead horse but unfortunately, Android fragmentation is an issue that continues to rear its ugly head. Time and time again we see problems arise that call Google’s Android strategy into question, and fragmentation has to be at the top of the list for consumers.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/15/new-study-shines-light-on-one-iphones-biggest-advantages-over-android.html

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