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These researchers are studying Facebook's News Feed to make algorithms more accountable

Last month, it was revealed that Facebook had conducted an experiment on nearly 700,000 members without their knowledge or consent to determine how its News Feed algorithm affects users’ emotions and moods. 860 more words

Tech

A theory of motivation (as a subset of manipulation): Part 1

This is the first part of series of posts describing what I call The Engagement Theory of Motivation and which I have found useful during my working career. 847 more words

Behaviour

Explaining the game: when people press your buttons, they don't have your interests at heart.

It is the application of the DIVIDE AND RULE strategy.

The manipulators don’t want people with allied interests to get together, compare notes, and unite against the real cause of their problems. 293 more words

Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)

Frozen shoulder is a very painful condition in which the shoulder freezes up and becomes stiff. It may or may not be due to trauma. People with diabetes, thyroid dysfunction or gout are more commonly affected. 17 more words

General

The Breakups

I Love You. Given the power of breakup, You broke our relationship off 4 or 5 or 6 times.  Sometimes this lasted a week or two. 269 more words

Love

Recovery for life...

I added some old demos to one of my music accounts today. I decided to do a reworking of the original cover art using some of the blending methods I have been experimenting with. 27 more words