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Owen Grundy 2021-07-15
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From #UKnowUrBlackWhen to #BlackLivesMatter, how a loose online network became a pop culture juggernaut, an engine of social justice, and a lens into the future.
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Owen Grundy 2021-06-14
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We give a few gifting prompts for the guy who won't say what he actually wants.
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Owen Grundy 2021-05-20
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May is National Masturbation Month, and sales from four of our favorite brands will help you perfect your self-love.
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Owen Grundy 2021-03-20
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Regular, long-distance exercise has taught me to keep my smartwatch at arm's length.
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Owen Grundy 2021-06-22
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Fire tablets can be a good choice for those locked into Amazon's ecosystem, but they can't be everything to everyone.
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Owen Grundy 2021-06-04
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Some candidates have taken extreme measures to get the attention - and votes - of Mexico's citizens. One candidate even climbed insider a coffin.
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Owen Grundy 2021-05-18
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The Nintendo Switch has a laundry list of classics. Here are our favourites...
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Owen Grundy 2021-03-12
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The circle is complete. Now I am the master… er, I mean 'the source'

Something for the Weekend, Sir?  "Let me be absolutely clear about this…" As soon as you hear these words, you know the rest of the sentence will be evasive, meandering, and vague.…

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Owen Grundy 2021-06-16
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Jeffrey Wright has teased the return of Westworld in an Instagram post.
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Owen Grundy 2021-05-29
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Some of the most precise range estimates in the industry are key for reassuring range-anxious consumers, says Darren Palmer, Ford's EV boss.
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Owen Grundy 2021-04-10
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As a Korean national studying in the US, I've seen how racism in America affects Asians around the globe.
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Owen Grundy 2021-02-28
Supporters of former President Donald Trump flew a US flag with a QAnon symbol outside the Capitol on January 6th.
Supporters of former President Donald Trump flew a US flag with a QAnon symbol outside the Capitol on January 6th. | Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images

The teaser video for Q: Into the Storm, an upcoming documentary series from HBO about the QAnon conspiracy movement has a lot of deplatforming experts concerned; it looks more like a preview for a spy thriller than a careful examination of the umbrella group of conspiracy theories.

The breathless tone might be effective at building hype, but it has many disinformation experts concerned. Ben Collins, one of the leading journalists covering online radicalization, tweeted that the trailer was “being marketed in a way that could recruit more people.” Promoted by HBO as a series that “charts a labyrinthine journey to unmask the mastermind behind QAnon,” critics pointed out that the trailer felt a lot like “a recruitment video for Q.”

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Owen Grundy 2021-06-16
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How far have we come since the days of black hat link building schemes, and are there any lessons we can take from the past to inform where we go from here? We asked eight link building experts their thoughts on this very question, as well as what our readers can do to stay ahead of the link building curve!

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Owen Grundy 2021-05-28
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Melinda French Gates had pushed for governance changes at The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to protect it following the divorce, the WSJ reported.
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Owen Grundy 2021-03-27
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The waiting is the hardest part—but there are steps you can take to manage the anxiety.
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Owen Grundy 2021-01-18
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Oh good, you fixed it. Now, if you could just put your head on that plate...

Who, Me?  Beware the perils of being too helpful as we kick the working week off with a Who, Me? starring both DNS and the need of management to put someone's – anyone's – head on a spike.…

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Owen Grundy 2021-07-15
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From #UKnowUrBlackWhen to #BlackLivesMatter, how a loose online network became a pop culture juggernaut, an engine of social justice, and a lens into the future.
Owen Grundy 2021-06-16
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Jeffrey Wright has teased the return of Westworld in an Instagram post.
Owen Grundy 2021-06-14
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We give a few gifting prompts for the guy who won't say what he actually wants.
Owen Grundy 2021-05-29
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Some of the most precise range estimates in the industry are key for reassuring range-anxious consumers, says Darren Palmer, Ford's EV boss.
Owen Grundy 2021-05-20
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May is National Masturbation Month, and sales from four of our favorite brands will help you perfect your self-love.
Owen Grundy 2021-04-10
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As a Korean national studying in the US, I've seen how racism in America affects Asians around the globe.
Owen Grundy 2021-03-20
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Regular, long-distance exercise has taught me to keep my smartwatch at arm's length.
Owen Grundy 2021-02-28
Supporters of former President Donald Trump flew a US flag with a QAnon symbol outside the Capitol on January 6th.
Supporters of former President Donald Trump flew a US flag with a QAnon symbol outside the Capitol on January 6th. | Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images

The teaser video for Q: Into the Storm, an upcoming documentary series from HBO about the QAnon conspiracy movement has a lot of deplatforming experts concerned; it looks more like a preview for a spy thriller than a careful examination of the umbrella group of conspiracy theories.

The breathless tone might be effective at building hype, but it has many disinformation experts concerned. Ben Collins, one of the leading journalists covering online radicalization, tweeted that the trailer was “being marketed in a way that could recruit more people.” Promoted by HBO as a series that “charts a labyrinthine journey to unmask the mastermind behind QAnon,” critics pointed out that the trailer felt a lot like “a recruitment video for Q.”

Continue reading…

Owen Grundy 2021-06-22
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Fire tablets can be a good choice for those locked into Amazon's ecosystem, but they can't be everything to everyone.
Owen Grundy 2021-06-16
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How far have we come since the days of black hat link building schemes, and are there any lessons we can take from the past to inform where we go from here? We asked eight link building experts their thoughts on this very question, as well as what our readers can do to stay ahead of the link building curve!

Owen Grundy 2021-06-04
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Some candidates have taken extreme measures to get the attention - and votes - of Mexico's citizens. One candidate even climbed insider a coffin.
Owen Grundy 2021-05-28
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Melinda French Gates had pushed for governance changes at The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to protect it following the divorce, the WSJ reported.
Owen Grundy 2021-05-18
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The Nintendo Switch has a laundry list of classics. Here are our favourites...
Owen Grundy 2021-03-27
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The waiting is the hardest part—but there are steps you can take to manage the anxiety.
Owen Grundy 2021-03-12
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The circle is complete. Now I am the master… er, I mean 'the source'

Something for the Weekend, Sir?  "Let me be absolutely clear about this…" As soon as you hear these words, you know the rest of the sentence will be evasive, meandering, and vague.…

Owen Grundy 2021-01-18
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Oh good, you fixed it. Now, if you could just put your head on that plate...

Who, Me?  Beware the perils of being too helpful as we kick the working week off with a Who, Me? starring both DNS and the need of management to put someone's – anyone's – head on a spike.…