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Welcome to today's Big Revolution. Here are a bunch of good reads to help fill your Sunday. – Martin
 
June 3 · Issue #98 · View online
Big Revolution
Welcome to today’s Big Revolution. Here are a bunch of good reads to help fill your Sunday.
Martin

Big things you need to know today
- Apple has seemingly leaked a video showing new MacOS features, apparently by accident. It appears that the Mac is getting a ‘dark mode’ and a dedicated Apple News app.
- “Almost nobody” should consider using blockchain tech, the CEO of messaging service Kik has said. That’s despite his company making a big bet on its own crypto token system. As I noted in Friday’s edition, blockchain is probably heading for a future somewhere in the middle ground between the predictions of the zealots and the naysayers.
Big weekend reads
Tesla can change so much with over-the-air updates that it’s messing with some owners’ heads Tesla can change so much with over-the-air updates that it’s messing with some owners’ heads
A look at how Tesla’s ability to change the performance of its cars over the air without owners’ knowledge changes our relationship with our vehicles.
How Instagram’s algorithm works – TechCrunch
On Friday, Instagram explained to journalists some of the secrets behind how its algorithm works.
The case for quarantining extremist ideas
A good read for anyone who feels extremist ideas get far too much mainstream press these days. 
“Editors used to engage in strategic silence – set agendas, omit extremist ideas and manage voices – without knowing they were doing so. Yet the online context has enhanced extremists’ abilities to create controversies, prompting newsrooms to justify covering their spectacles. Because competition for audience is increasingly fierce and financially consequential, longstanding newsroom norms have come undone.”
One big tweet
Lots of people are sharing this thread today. Click through for some good Trumpology…
Matthew Chapman
Believe it or not, Trump's insane proclamation that he will keep tariffs in place until there are no more Mercedes on Fifth Avenue gave me a moment of clarity.

I think I finally understand Trump's economic philosophy now. And we are absolutely screwed.
11:48 AM - 1 Jun 2018
That’s all for today...
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