A look at the many ways Google harvests user info via Gmail, apps on devices, its Analytics service, more; Google likely knows more about us than Facebook (Christopher Mims/Wall Street Journal)

Christopher Mims / Wall Street Journal: A look at the many ways Google harvests user info via Gmail, apps on devices, its Analytics service, more;

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A look at the current state of AI, what “AI” refers to, and how focusing on the “human-imitative” aspects of AI ignores opportunities in other research areas (Michael Jordan)

Michael Jordan: A look at the current state of AI, what “AI” refers to, and how focusing on the “human-imitative” aspects of AI ignores opportunities

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A look at Facebook’s month-long rollout of its fact-checking tool and its partners in Mexico, Indonesia, the Philippines, India, and Colombia (Daniel Funke/Poynter)

Daniel Funke / Poynter: A look at Facebook’s month-long rollout of its fact-checking tool and its partners in Mexico, Indonesia, the Philippines, India, and Colombia 

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A look at surveillance companies like Area SpA, IPS, and Terrogence, which covertly infiltrate and manipulate social media (Thomas Fox-Brewster/Forbes)

Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes: A look at surveillance companies like Area SpA, IPS, and Terrogence, which covertly infiltrate and manipulate social media  —  Forbes Staff

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