Category Archives: The Internet of Us (IoU)

These Researchers Are Using AI and Bitcoin to Save Lives

A team of researchers at the University of California created a tool that uses artificial intelligence and bitcoin to track down people involved in human trafficking, who are usually hard to identify.

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Sex trafficking is a serious issue, and it’s made all the more difficult to stop due to the challenging of identifying its victims and perpetrators. However, a new tool that combines artificial intelligence (AI) and bitcoin may help us to end this illegal practice.

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The 100 Most Popular Google Keywords

What are the most searched for keywords online? Using data from SEMRush, the guys of SiegeMedia uncovered the terms searched most often – which reveal some interesting insights into the mind of consumers.

We know branded terms like “Gmail” and “Craigslist” are frequently searched, and are a common point of reference for users. But what about non-brands? What about true keywords that, undoubtedly, are the aim of many traffic-thirsty SEOs across the world? Continue reading The 100 Most Popular Google Keywords

YouTube started workshops for teens to fight fake news

At least in the UK Google has launched a series of day-long workshops for 13 to 18-year-olds, as part of YouTube’s ‘Creators for Change’ programme. The programme started this week and aims at tackling various social issues online, as well as promoting “awareness”, “tolerance and empathy”. The sessions come in the wake of recent backlash over YouTube’s restricted mode, which some users claim censors videos with LGBTQ+ content, and the spread of misinformation online.

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Facebook’s Impact on Travel – Or How Social Media Makes Money

We are big fans of Skift. Not only for the way they created their own business but mainly for the quality of their content. If you’re into travel, technology or marketing and want to know the latest trends then this is your source.

Today Skift released a report that dives into Facebook’s competitive positioning in travel, exploring the state and growth of digital advertising in the industry.

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Amazon down? Then so is your Trello, Mashable and other sites

 

If you are a techie like we are, chances are you find yourself regularly at great sites like Mashable and you know which tools to use, so Trello is your best friend for organising processes. Well, good for you hipster-geek, but today is not your best day: It somehow didn’t break the internet, but these and other big sites and services are being hosted by Amazon Web Services and for the first time in a long while Amazon is down..

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