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reddit yodels about data at coachella: your daily distraction... you're welcome

reddit yodels about data at coachella: your daily distraction... you're welcome
By Truly Social Inc. • Issue #283 • View online

High standards are contagious.
- Amazon CEO, Jeff Bezos.
Reddit: Soon-to-be The Actual Front Page Of The Internet?
The race for internet supremacy is heating up! Reddit has overtaken Twitter in terms of monthly active users (MAUs). The “Front Page Of The Internet” has seen a growth of over 30% in just 6 months. This growth is also backed up by other sources too. It seems that people are losing confidence in traditional social media sites and moving towards the forum based format of Reddit.
Reddit's blowing up!
Reddit's blowing up!
Facebook: Facebook Blocks EU Regulation
In a move resembling a comic book villain, Facebook has changed its TOS in order to dodge the EU’s new privacy laws. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is set to be put in place to “give control back to citizens and residents over their personal data”. This sneaky move will allow Facebook to govern the data of EU members in the US, avoiding the regulation. Why are you like this, Facebook, who hurt you?
Evil corporation status gained.
Evil corporation status gained.
Data: Can Data Save Social?
This brilliant, in-depth TechCrunch article discusses how data provenance and homomorphic encryption could be the answer to our privacy woes. Data provenance could reveal the identities of  “Russian perpetrators and other malefactors” by recording movement between databases. Meanwhile, homomorphic encryption would keep “Facebook information safe from hackers” while still extracting the advertising data that it needs.
There is such a thing as good data.
There is such a thing as good data.
Viral: Yo-chella
Forget Beychella, it’s time for Yochella! Everyone’s favourite little yodeller, Mason Ramsey traded his normal gig at Walmart for the stage at Coachella and people LOVED it. Coacheck it out!
Yodelling has never been so LIT.
Yodelling has never been so LIT.
Have a happy Volunteer Recognition Day from all of us at Truly Social!
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