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Nothing Can Stop Google. DuckDuckGo Is Trying Anyway.

Nothing Can Stop Google. DuckDuckGo Is Trying Anyway.

Nothing Can Stop Google. DuckDuckGo Is Trying Anyway.https://medium.com/s/story/nothing-can-stop-google-duckduckgo-is-trying-anyway-718eb7391423In late November, hotel conglomerate Marriott International disclosed that the personal information of some 500 million customers — including home addresses, phone numbers, and credit card numbers —…

The Eye-Popping Alita: Battle Angel Never Ends—Literally

https://www.wired.com/story/the-eye-popping-alita-battle-angel-never-ends/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_021519_daily_list3_p2&source=DAILY_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=WIRED%20NL%20021519%20(1)%20B&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlThe James Cameron-produced movie is a lot of fun, but it’s trying so hard to turn into a franchise it forgets to have a third act.

How Measles Hacks the Body—and Harms Its Victims for Years

https://www.wired.com/story/how-measles-hacks-the-body-and-harms-its-victims-for-years/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_021419_daily_list1_p3&source=DAILY_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=WIRED%20NL%20021419%20(1)&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlThe virus is the most contagious in the world, exploiting the human body’s immune system to spread with extreme agility and harming its victims for years.

Captain Marvel Has the Best Movie Website Since Space Jam

https://www.wired.com/story/captain-marvel-best-movie-website-space-jam/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_021319_daily_list1_p1&source=DAILY_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=WIRED%20NL%20021319%20(1)&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlTo promote its upcoming superhero flick, Marvel went full Geocities. And experts say it hit all the right notes.

German Regulators Just Outlawed Facebook’s Whole Ad Business

“Facebook will no longer be allowed to force its users to agree to the practically unrestricted collection and assigning of non-Facebook data to their Facebook user accounts,” FCO president Andreas Mundt said in a statement announcing the decision.

https://www.wired.com/story/germany-facebook-antitrust-ruling/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_020819_daily_list1_p4&source=DAILY_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=WIRED%20NL%20020819%20(1)&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlThe country’s antitrust regulator told Facebook it couldn’t demand so much data from users simply to have an account. Experts say it’s a big deal.

One Man’s Obsessive Fight to Reclaim His Cambridge Analytica Data

https://www.wired.com/story/one-mans-obsessive-fight-to-reclaim-his-cambridge-analytica-data/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_012519_backchannel_top50_list1_p1&source=BACKCHANNEL_TOP50_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=Backchannel%20NL%20012719_Top%2050%20Clickers%20list%20(1)%20remainder&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlDavid Carroll has been locked in a legal war to force the infamous company to turn over its files on him. He’s won a battle, but the struggle continues.

Google Gives Wikimedia Millions—Plus Machine Learning Tools

https://www.wired.com/story/google-wikipedia-machine-learning-glow-languages/?CNDID=49046367&CNDID=49046367&bxid=MjM5NjgxNjQ4MjY5S0&hasha=051456e5dd3dcc7e9dc3f0af5c58ce38&hashb=f25d57ca4e78eed3fd06146c3baa1f06f00d9d42&mbid=nl_012319_daily_list1_p4&source=DAILY_NEWSLETTER&utm_brand=wired&utm_mailing=WIRED%20NL%20012319%20(1)&utm_medium=email&utm_source=nlWhen the tech giant helps Wikipedia, it’s also helping itself.

Why the quickest route to happiness may be to do nothing

BBC - Future - Why the quickest route to happiness may be to do nothing

BBC – Future – Why the quickest route to happiness may be to do nothinghttp://www.bbc.com/future/story/20181218-whats-the-quickest-way-to-happiness-do-nothing?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethits#nav-bottomPsychological research shows that the harder we strive to be happy, the less likely we are to achieve that goal