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Tracking Viral Misinformation – The New York Times

Tracking Viral Misinformation – The New York Times Tracking Viral Misinformation – The New York Times July 30, 2021, 5:51 p.m. ET July 30, 2021, 5:51 p.m. ET On Instagram, a detail from a medieval painting was superimposed with words suggesting Jews were responsible for the deaths of children. On Twitter, a photoshopped image of world leaders with the Star …

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Afghanistan Flood Kills 80 – The New York Times

Instagram Tries Clamping Down on Misinformation

Afghanistan Flood Kills 80 – The New York Times Afghanistan Flood Kills 80 – The New York Times KABUL, Afghanistan — At least 80 people were killed with a hundred more missing after a flash flood tore through a village in a Taliban-controlled area of eastern Afghanistan late Wednesday night, Afghan officials said. The deluge swept away most of the …

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The Imaginary Summer – The New York Times

The Imaginary Summer - The New York Times

The Imaginary Summer – The New York Times The Imaginary Summer – The New York Times Welcome. It’s difficult to believe that another month is coming to a close, the summer seeping into its back half again. Summer is always freighted with a certain amount of expectation, with the burden of its own clichés: Now is when you’ll dispense of …

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An Obsession With Secrets – The New York Times

An Obsession With Secrets - The New York Times

An Obsession With Secrets – The New York Times An Obsession With Secrets – The New York Times This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. Before visitors set foot inside many tech company offices, they must sign a (digital) promise not to blab about what they overhear or see …

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Hat Etiquette: – The New York Times

Hat Etiquette: - The New York Times

Hat Etiquette: – The New York Times Hat Etiquette: – The New York Times Hats are one of my favorite ways to accessorize, from retro Audrey Hepburn or Princess Diana styles to the baseball caps in the Louis Vuitton Resort 2022 collection. But I’m fuzzy on hat etiquette (when is it appropriate to wear one indoors?) and I also struggle …

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Jeff Bezos’s Space Style – The New York Times

Jeff Bezos's Space Style - The New York Times

Jeff Bezos’s Space Style – The New York Times Jeff Bezos’s Space Style – The New York Times Perhaps the most noteworthy thing about the whole thing was that it wasn’t that noteworthy at all: another Tuesday. Another billionaire businessman paying to catapult himself into space. Yet the sight of Jeff Bezos, in his beige cowboy hat and blue spacesuit …

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Extreme Summer – The New York Times

Extreme Summer - The New York Times

Extreme Summer – The New York Times Extreme Summer – The New York Times It’s almost as if the entire East Coast has shifted south. Summers in Portland, Maine, are now almost as hot as summers in Boston were for much of the 20th century. Summers in Boston have come to resemble 20th-century summers in New York. New York, similarly, …

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As New York Reopens, It Looks for Culture to Lead the Way

As New York Reopens, It Looks for Culture to Lead the Way

As New York Reopens, It Looks for Culture to Lead the Way As New York Reopens, It Looks for Culture to Lead the Way Broadway is planning to start performances of at least three dozen shows before the end of the year, but producers do not know if there will be enough tourists — who typically make up two-thirds of …

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This Is England – The New York Times

This Is England - The New York Times

This Is England – The New York Times This Is England – The New York Times It is a tradition that has survived a change in generations, a change in approach. The mood around most England games, on foreign soil, is now not one of full-fledged hooliganism. It is, if anything, more akin to a particularly raucous bachelor party. There …

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‘Welcome to the Mesh, Brother’: Guerrilla Wi-Fi Comes to New York

‘Welcome to the Mesh, Brother’: Guerrilla Wi-Fi Comes to New York

‘Welcome to the Mesh, Brother’: Guerrilla Wi-Fi Comes to New York ‘Welcome to the Mesh, Brother’: Guerrilla Wi-Fi Comes to New York Before the recent vision, the city’s last major broadband intervention was negotiated under Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg in 2006. New York entered a franchise agreement with Verizon that gave the company the privilege of burying fiber-optic cable under …

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