Close to America’s Independence Day, Facebook’s algorithm, which is supposed to weed out fake news & hate speech, decided that the Declaration of Independence was hate speech.
For the Morning Links, here are several stories that caught my eye from the local papers, blogs I read, news, and technology websites for a daily roundup of news and opinion.
Great read on the Cambridge Analytica ‘scandal’ the media is currently whipping up a firestorm over even though the Obama team did pretty much the same thing with Facebook in 2012.
Via 9to5Mac, a new bug has been discovered with Siri on Apple’s iPhone that allows a third party to read hidden notifications even with the device locked. So much for the new security on iOS11.
This is a GREAT idea. Booster Fuels, operating only in Texas currently, wants to take the hassle out of gas station fill ups. Click the link above to read more about the app-based service.