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Spoiler alert: Google’s search algorithm is ruining everything

Spoiler alert: Google’s search algorithm is ruining everything

Google finishing your sentence is a mainstay of the internet age. However, many are now asking them to be mindful of accidental spoilers when we’re using their website. 

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The removal of Palestine by Google Maps

Why you can’t find Palestine when you search Google Maps.     If you search for Palestine on Google Maps, you won’t find it. Palestine, the name most continuously used for the territory lying between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea from the fifth century BCE, is labelled Israel. Protestors in the Middle East, and

Artificial intelligence, and a non-binary future

The artificial intelligence-led digital revolution is upon us, and is set to change long-held habits across multiple industries. Are we right to be concerned or is it unjust paranoia?

The week in Media: 26th May, 2017

Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we bid farewell to big data, we analyse the key trends on how different generations consume media, and we illustrate why journalism is not dead.

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The week in media: 28th April

Every Friday, The Big Smoke looks at industry news curated by MediaScope. This week, we look at the age of accountability, the AI awakening and ponder if it’s time to break up Google.

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