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Mercedes-Benz will electrify its entire car lineup by 2022

Mercedes-Benz is the latest automaker to embrace electrification, announcing that it will be electrifying its entire vehicle lineup by 2022. Get used to it: Car makers are going to be making these announcements at an increasing clip, especially now that China, the most important car market in the world right ...

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How we built a newspaper in 72 hours

Matthew Hussey Contributor Matthew Hussey is a freelance journalist and photographer who consulted on the development of Wikitribune. “The business models for journalism are a real challenge,” Jimmy Wales, co-founder of Wikipedia told me. “In particular, the advertising-only business model has been devastating for journalism, as it pushes in the ...

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Real news of fake reviews

Goodhart’s Law, as phrased by Mary Strathern: “When a measure becomes a target, it ceases to be a good measure.” Honored more in the breach than the observance, alas. Our algorithmic world has turned so many measures into targets, and by doing so ruined them. Let’s talk about just one ...

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