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Disturbing YouTube videos trick children
Thousands of videos on YouTube look like versions of popular cartoons but contain disturbing and inappropriate content not suitable for children.
[BBC]

Russia protests: Crowds take to streets over corruption
Thousands of people take to the street of Moscow, calling for the resignation of the prime minister over corruption allegations.
[BBC News Europe]

Grindr’s ‘gaymoji’ play to stereotypes of promiscuity | Letters
Grindr’s “gaymoji” (Pass notes, G2, 22 March) serve as an unfortunate reminder of the widespread conflation of being gay and being promiscuous – one that causes thousands of gay people, particularly men, across the world to believe that their homosexuality forces them to constantly have sex with (...)
[The Guardian]

Le revizor
Lorsque Khlestakov, jeune voyageur pétersbourgeois endetté et affamé, arrive dans "un petit trou de province", il ne s'attend pas à un tel accueil. Hébergement, vins, cigares, vêtements et équipages élégants : rien ne lui est refusé par Anton Antonovitch, le gouverneur qui vient à sa rencontre. D'abord (...)
[EVENE - Actualité du Livre]

'Disputed by multiple fact-checkers': Facebook rolls out new alert to combat fake news
Feature – which flags content as ‘disputed’ – trialled on story that falsely claimed thousands of Irish people were brought to the US as slaves Facebook has started rolling out its third-party fact-checking tool in the fight against fake news, alerting users to “disputed content”. The site announced (...)
[The Guardian]

LGBT community anger over Youtube restrictions which make their videos invisible
#YouTubeIsOverParty trends on Twitter after users say videos referencing same-sex relationships are being filtered out YouTube has responded to accusations of discrimination from high-profile members of its LGBT community, who have reported their videos being hidden by the platform. (...)
[The Guardian]

La chaîne du froid
Ce livre, accessible au très grand public, nous permet de mieux connaître le froid dans nos usages quotidiens et notre environnement. Il nous entraîne dans les coulisses du monde industriel pour décrypter la chaîne du froid, depuis le producteur du produit jusqu'au consommateur final, expliquer les (...)
[EVENE - Actualité du Livre]

Twitter accounts tweet swastikas and pro-Erdoğan support in massive hack
Accounts that use third-party analytics service Twitter Counter compromised to tweet in support of Turkey’s prime minister Thousands of Twitter accounts, including high profile ones belonging to users such as Forbes, Amnesty International, the BBC’s North American service, and tennis star Boris (...)
[The Guardian]

Cyber security: Experts warn on rise of hacker ransoms
Smartphones, watches and fitness trackers could be made unusable by criminals, security chiefs say.
[BBC]

Cyber security: Experts warn on rise of hacker ransoms
Smartphones, watches and fitness trackers could be made unusable by criminals, security chiefs say.
[BBC News]

IBM's online quantum machine gets faster
IBM wants to open out quantum computing to the business community and increase usage for programmers.
[BBC]

IBM's online quantum machine gets faster
IBM wants to open out quantum computing to the business community and increase usage for programmers.
[BBC News]

US psychologists claim social media 'increases loneliness'
A report published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found usage can encourage feelings of exclusion.
[BBC]

US psychologists claim social media 'increases loneliness'
A report published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine found usage can encourage feelings of exclusion.
[BBC News]

Engineer says Uber hired firm to investigate her after she reported sexual harassment
Susan Fowler says Uber has hired a law firm to investigate her while company says inquiry’s target is her published claims, ‘not her personally’ The former Uber engineer who published a viral account of sexual harassment and discrimination said her former employer had hired a law firm to (...)
[The Guardian]

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