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🔖 Pudgy Penguins NFT Project Ousts Founders as Mood Turns Icy: NFT influencers clash over the fate of Pudgy Penguins, raising governance questions surrounding non-fungible token communities | Coindesk coindesk.com/business/2022/01/

🔖 Why It’s So Hard to Regulate Algorithms: Governments increasingly use algorithms to do everything from assign benefits to dole out punishment—but attempts to regulate them have been unsuccessful | The Markup themarkup.org/news/2022/01/04/

🔖 Meme Coins Return to Earth as Gloom Overtakes Crypto Fanatics [Dogecoin down 80% from its peak, Shiba Inu down 65%] | Bloomberg bloomberg.com/news/articles/20

🔖 Operation Tulip: Inside Facebook’s Secretive Push To Build Holland’s Biggest Data Center | Buzzfeed News buzzfeednews.com/article/amans

🔖 How to Read Your iOS 15 App Privacy Report: Your iPhone now gives you lots of transparency into what your downloads are up to. Here's what to look out for. | Wired wired.com/story/ios-15-app-pri

🔖 Toyota to remanufacture cars up to three times in UK [“Toyota will take vehicles back to the factory after their first use cycle…and refurbish them “to the best standard” to ensure the second user has as new a vehicle as possible.”] | Autocar autocar.co.uk/car-news/busines

🔖 nip(dot)io - wildcard DNS for any IP Address: Stop editing your etc/hosts file with custom hostname and IP address mappings. nip.io allows you to do that by mapping any IP Address to a hostname nip.io/

🔖 My first impressions of web3 [@datag’s interpretation: oh, wow…web3 is nothing but unsigned assertions about crap run through centralized platforms!] | Moxie Marlinspike moxie.org/2022/01/07/web3-firs

🔖 Court Orders Twitter Reveal Anonymous Tweeter Over Sketchy Copyright Claim, Because That Tweeter Won't Show Up In Courts [info sought from tweeter through a fair use analysis argument| Techdirt techdirt.com/articles/20211231

🔖 One Year After the Capitol Riot, Americans Still See Two Very Different Facebooks – The Markup: Data from The Markup’s Citizen Browser shows the platform’s partisan divide continues | The Markup themarkup.org/citizen-browser/

🔖 NFT stolen, sold, put up for sale, frozen on marketplace because of theft report (so is now worthless). Another trader offers to buy on a different marketplace. Its like musical chairs except at some point _all_ of the chairs will get pulled away. threadreaderapp.com/thread/147

🔖 We Can Make a Better Use of ORCID: Five Observed Misapplications [fake ORCIDs, over-identified users, overloaded ORCID records, non-existent ORCID IDs, wrongly-attributed ORCID IDs] | Data Science Journal datascience.codata.org/article

🔖 Facebook Hosted Surge of Misinformation and Insurrection Threats in Months Leading Up to Jan. 6 Attack, Records Show [“Facebook took its eye off the ball in the interim time between Election Day and Jan. 6,” said a former integrity team employee] | Pr propublica.org/article/faceboo

🔖 A Return to Robo-Signing: JPMorgan Chase Has Unleashed a Lawsuit Blitz on Credit Card Customers ["But that provision expired on New Year’s Day 2020. And since then the bank has gone back to bringing lawsuits much as it did before 2011"] | Pro Publica propublica.org/article/a-retur

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