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Narro Reading of even its creators can’t explain how it works

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No one really knows how the most advanced algorithms do what they do. That could be a problem.

Narro Reading of How tech activists harness purchasing power to bring about change

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Activists launch collective actions with Twitter, Facebook, Google Apps and YouTube. Grab Your Wallet and SleepingGiant show how online campaigns can bring about change.

Narro Reading of Publishers still need to learn how to use their audience data

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In 2012, Parse.ly CEO Sachin Kamdar predicted that audience data would soon become integral to planning editorial calendars and choosing featured articles for publishers on digital platforms. Over time, publishers indeed began publicly addressing the importance of newsrooms knowing the audience response to their content, which brings us to today. Now, over 80 percent of people have direct access to their digital audience data, but there’s still a gap between having that data and doing something constructive with it. Sponsored by Parse.ly

Narro Reading of The inventor of the web warned that calls to weaken encryption are a ‘bad idea’

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Peter Macdiarmid/Getty ImagesSir Tim Berners-Lee inventor of the World Wide Web.LONDON — Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the web, has waded into Britain’s

Narro Reading of Africa is the next frontier for VCs

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According to Clarium Capital founder Peter Thiel, entrepreneurs should look for secrets where no one is looking and turn them into business opportunities. Thiel says it best in his book: “The road doesn’t have to be infinite after all. Take the hidden paths.”

Narro Reading of Streaming guides U.S. music industry to its best year since 1998

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The U.S. music industry has been crying poor for some time, arguing that YouTube and other ad-supported streaming services don’t pay enough money in licensing fees for the music they use. But that message may be harder to sell now.