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Current Issue

Hands Away, Friday May 24th
2.19B face Facebook accounts; Instagram data breach; Gen Z: Dairy Queen, Chapstick and Dollar Tree; Nike virtual Jordans; Budweiser Memorial Day; Kellogg's brand ambassadors; Hertz-Accenture billing; Samsung 'deepfake' technology; Schmidt's Naturals AI; Notre Dame is unstable; Mona Lisa frown.

Selected Links

Manipulated Pelosi Videos Spread on Social Media, With Help From Trump, nytimes.com

Ship spies largest underwater eruption ever, sciencemag.org

Trump Administration Proposes Rollback of Transgender Protections, nytimes.com

You don’t want a child prodigy, nytimes.com

Nearly 25% of Americans are going into debt to pay for necessities like food, cnbc.com

Robinhood to raise $200M. Now valued at over $7B, bloomberg.com

Source: Robinhood is close to raising $200M+ in new funding in a round valuing the company at $7B+; it last raised $363M in May 2018 at a valuation of $5.6B, bloomberg.com

At $2.1M, Novartis gene therapy will be world’s most expensive drug, statnews.com

First American Financial Corp. Leaked Hundreds of Millions of Insurance Records, krebsonsecurity.com

Crossfit Deletes Facebook and Instagram After User Group Is Deplatformed, reason.com