Facebook is demanding that a New York University research project cease collecting data about its political-ad targeting practices, setting up a fight with academics seeking to study the platform without the company’s permission.
The content, business models, and health of every media category is driven by technology. And audio technology has never been so diverse and dynamic. After decades of struggles, audio is ready to grow, not just replace.
Reader. Writer. Thinker. Sharing the Noise that emanates from Tom White. An amalgam of fictional prose and useful, nonfictional insight derived from indiscriminate reading, listening, conversing, thinking, and real-life experiencing.
Daniel Ek on how he spends his time, learns and makes decisions.
Sriram KrishnanThere's much, much more. Highly encourage reading the whole thing at
Sriram KrishnanNEW OBSERVER EFFECT 🚨: Thrilled to publish our interview with Daniel Ek, Founder/CEO of Spotify.
In a wide conversation @eldsjal talks decisions, learning from people like Zuck/Beyoncé, being a dad, "algotorial" and much much more.
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Sriram KrishnanPOLL: My poll earlier this week stuck with me. There's very poor data on what ppl in tech actually believe on various active topics.
Constructed this light survey with some friends. If you work in tech, would appreciate you filling this out.
Facebook is introducing a suite of new features for Facebook Groups, the private social networking product now used by over 1.8 billion people every month. At the company’s digitally hosted Facebook Communities Summit today, Facebook detailed a set...
There have been a lot of difficult events in the world this year: a global pandemic, shelter in place, social unrest, widespread protests…
Sriram KrishnanSuper interesting to see Coinbase's stance on clarifying their mission ( see -> blog.coinbase.com/coinbase-is-a-…).
Since this has been an active discussion in many places, setting up a poll on whether people want to see other companies do this.
This interview was recorded earlier this year and originally appeared on The Observer Effect; it has only been lightly edited for formatting here.
Let’s get into it. Over a decade ago, you wrote a famous post called …
TL;DR: The audio team at Facebook Reality Labs Research is working on novel technologies to enable both audio presence and perceptual superpowers, letting us hear better in noisy environments with our future AR Glasses. In the latest entry of our...