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187 million interactions but not one with me

From 538 Significant Digits: 187 million interactions According to a Senate Intelligence Committee report, Instagram “was a significant front” in Russian election meddling, eclipsing even Facebook itself. Between 2015 and 2018, there were 187 million interactions with Instagram content from … Continue reading

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Fake news, trolls and the facts of life

From 538 Significant Digits: 559 pages and 251 accounts (and my bolding) It’s not only Russians who can troll. Never ones to be outdone, Americans, too, are getting in on the act. For example, an American blogger spread fake stories … Continue reading

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Four cheers for Ben & Jerry’s & Dove & Unilever!

Wow. How often is it I want to sing the praises of a big corporation? Singing, singing, singing.. From 538 Significant Digits,with my bolding: $9.8 billion Advertising budget for Unilever, one of those giant, less-known conglomerates that own super well-known … Continue reading

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