Top Economists Want to Work for Amazon and Facebook

Top Economists Want to Work for Amazon and Facebook   Top Economists Want to Work for Amazon and Facebook – At an April meetup organized by the National Association for Business Economics (NABE), a Facebook researcher named Michael Bailey showed his peers how somebody in Detroit might be willing to pay more for a home if … Read more

EU vote: Where the cabinet and other MPs stand – BBC News

EU vote: A deal has been done on renegotiating the UK’s terms of membership of the EU and David Cameron has announced a 23 June referendum on whether the UK should stay in, or leave, the European Union. How do government ministers and MPs from all the parties in the House of Commons line up? … Read more

Facebook Tactics – Everything I Saw for Two Days I liked

Facebook Tactics There’s this great; Andy Warhol quote you’ve probably seen before: “I think everybody should like everybody.” You can buy posters and plates with pictures of Warhol, looking like the cover of a Belle & Sebastian album, with that phrase plastered across his face in Helvetica. But the full quote, taken from a 1963 … Read more

Facebook Is Biased for Technology

Facebook Is Biased – Thats How Tech Works Today Facebook Is Biased and may be the latest Silicon Valley company to be accused of political bias this election cycle. But it’s not the first. And it most certainly won’t be the last. The US Senate Commerce Committee is asking Facebook for answers after a Gizmodo … Read more

Coca-Cola pulls Twitter campaign after it was tricked into quoting Mein Kampf

Twitter campaign Twitter campaign – #MakeItHappy campaign, which used an automatic algorithm to turn negative tweets into pictures of happy things, was hijacked by Gawker Coca-Cola has been forced to withdraw a Twitter campaign after a counter-campaign by Gawker tricked it into tweeting large chunks of the introduction to Hitlers Mein Kampf. For the campaign, … Read more