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Welcome to Sunday's Big Revolution newsletter. Read on for the usual weekend diet of good reads and h
 
February 3 · Issue #337 · View online
Big Revolution
Welcome to Sunday’s Big Revolution newsletter. Read on for the usual weekend diet of good reads and handpicked news nuggets.
– Martin from Big Revolution

Big things you need to know today
  • Fortnite held an in-game EDM concert for its users yesterday. Producer Marshmello performed a 10-minute mini-set during which all weaponry was disabled. The Verge calls it “a glimpse into the future of interactive entertainment, where the worlds of gaming, music, and celebrity combined to create a virtual experience we’ve never quite seen before.”
Big weekend reads
Why CAPTCHAs have gotten so difficult Why CAPTCHAs have gotten so difficult
CAPTCHAs are a continual battle between human and machine. This piece traces how it’s evolved, and where it might go next.
“It gives you the freedom to be violent to other people”: what has the alt account become?
The upsides and downsides of running a second account on a social media platform – it’s not just about abusing your enemies with impunity.
Publishers are getting serious about podcast revenue
Podcasting has become a serious business, and not just for companies dedicated to the medium.
How official Twitter got good at Twitter
A look at how Twitter has overhauled its presence… on Twitter.
One big tweet
How is this still happening?
thank u, jeff
THE OLDEST MILLENNIALS ARE TURNING 38 THIS YEAR BOOMERS PLEASE STOP WRITING ARTICLES FROM THE ASSUMPTION THAT ALL MILLENNIALS ARE 26 THANK YOU FOR COMING TO MY TED TALK
7:14 PM - 2 Feb 2019
That’s all for today...
Back tomorrow with a full, weekday edition. See you then, folks.
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