Instagram to Change Stories Algorithm After Staff Raised Concerns About Reach of Pro-Palestinian Content

Instagram is making a change to its algorithm after employees raised concerns over the reach of pro-Palestinian content in light of the recent deadly confrontation between Israel and Palestine. Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Instagram, Buzzfeed, Israel, Social Media, Software, Computing, Operating Systems, Mobile Software, Video Software, Andy Stone, QAnon, Palestine Read

An old lady in a much older Tokyo red light district

The area in the photos below is Tokyo’s Yoshiwara red light district. Well, officially the name isn’t in use anymore, but the same 17th century street layout still exists, as does the adult nature of the services on offer. Relocated to the current site in 1657, the area has endured earthquakes and fires, plus countless thousands of young women who worked there over the centuries suffered indenture, disease and very often an early death. Many in fact died before they reached their 30s, and the as...
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Pauly Shore Is Ready For an Encino Man Sequel at Disney+

Pauly Shore was celebrating the 29th anniversary of the popular comedy series Encino Man over the holiday weekend by revealing he is apparently ready for a follow-up. In a new Instagram post, Shore shared an old photo of himself with co-star Brendan Fraser on the set of Encino Man where he asked fans to “hit up Disney+ and tell them myself, Brendan, and Sean [Astin] are ready for the sequel.” You can check out the post below!   View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Instagram, Disney, Streaming, Pauly Shore, Brendan, Brendan Fraser, Richard Masur, ComingSoon, Movie News, Astin, Mariette Hartley, Encino Man, Disney Plus, Encino Man 2

[Last Day!] Google Photos Will Stop Giving Free Storage, Backup Your Photos And Videos For Free Now!

Google Photos has always offered free storage for all photos and videos on your phone. They are not full resolution, but it’s a free backup. As of 6/1, Google will start charging for storage space on Google Photos. However all photos and videos uploaded by 5/31 won’t count towards your storage. If you don’t already, […]
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I'll end the blogging day, once again, with the sunrise.

[Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
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LeadershipNow 140: May 2021 Compilation

Here are a selection of tweets from May 2021 that you don't want to miss: The Secret Advantage That You Didn't Know You Had by @markdmckinney The Gravitational Pull of Weaknesses by @Julie_WG Wrongheaded thinking about remote work and how teams can optimize for hybrid by @ferrazzi Mentoring: From The Ballpark To The Boardroom And Beyond from @JohnBaldoni Research Proves Your Brain Needs Breaks via @Microsoft Your brain works differently when you take breaks. Here's Why I've Changed My Mind...
Tags: Facebook, Leadership, Instagram, Martin, LeadershipNow 140, Dan Rockwell, Allison Felt, francescagino Authority, prezi Meritocracy

Naomi Osaka Quits the French Open

The four-time Grand Slam winner was fined after refusing to appear at a news conference. She wrote on Instagram that she had suffered...
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'A beautiful journey': Blair Underwood, Desiree DaCosta reveal split after 27 years of marriage

Blair Underwood and Desiree DaCosta are ending their lengthy marriage. The couple announced their split in a joint Instagram statement shared Sunday.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Wild geranium.

[Author: [email protected] (Ann Althouse)]
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John Krasinski responds to Amy Schumer's joke that his marriage to Emily Blunt is for publicity

Amy Schumer took to Instagram to recommend "A Quiet Place Part II," starring Emily Blunt and directed by John Krasinski, who also happen to be married.
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John Krasinski responds to Amy Schumer's joke about his marriage to Emily Blunt

Amy Schumer took to Instagram to recommend "A Quiet Place Part II," starring Emily Blunt and directed by John Krasinski, who also happen to be married.
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Simon Cowell resurfaces on Instagram in rare post 

Simon Cowell has shared rare snaps of himself on Instagram to praise a recent interview he...
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Best Memorial Day camera deals and sales for 2021

Looking for some photography equipment for your summer adventures? Check out these Memorial Day camera deals.
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Oti Mabuse looks like Belle from Beauty and the Beast in striking yellow gown

Oti Mabuse made fans stop as they scrolled through their Instagram feeds, after she...
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More hatmakers cut ties with Nashville hat shop after controversial Instagram post

On Friday, the owner of hatWRKS hat shop on 8th Ave South in Nashville posted a photo to Instagram with a yellow patch resembling the...
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Gaza conflict: Instagram changes algorithm after alleged bias

Instagram says its ranking system had a "bigger impact than expected" on some types of posts.
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1921 Tulsa race massacre remembered – in pictures

One of the darkest chapters in the long and turbulent history of racial violence in America is commemorated in Oklahoma on Monday, the 100th anniversary of a rampage by a white mob that left an estimated 300 Black people dead. Hundreds of Black-owned businesses, churches and homes were burned, leaving about 8,000 homeless and a further 800 injured Continue reading...
Tags: Photography, America, World news, US news, Oklahoma, Tulsa, Hundreds Of Black, Tulsa Race Massacre

Mars-like photos show a dramatic view of our own planet

These spectacular photos captured by an astronaut on the space station may look like another planet, but they're actually of Earth.
Tags: Photography, Space, News, Trends, Nasa, International Space Station, Mars, Iss, Space Station

‘This is our cultural heritage’: Spanish photographers seek national archive

Lack of permanent photography hub means precious work is being lost forever, says groupSpain’s best-known photographers have thrown their weight behind a new campaign to establish a national centre to catalogue, share, protect and promote the country’s rich and diverse photographic history.The Platform for a Centre of Photography and the Image – whose members include Ramón Masats, Isabel Muñoz, Alberto García-Alix, Juan Manuel Castro Prieto and Cristina García Rodero – points out that Spain is o...
Tags: Europe, Photography, Eu, Spain, Culture, Art and design, Museums, Cristina Garcia Rodero

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