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Mathew Ingram @mathewi 43.776188,-79.149103

I write about digital media for the Columbia Journalism Review. I'm an expert in stucco, a veteran in love and an outlaw in Peru (via https://t.co/neseFpUeEL)

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Maples are the worst. One frosty night and that's it, bam — everything goes red and then falls off. A real tree wou… https://t.co/P2O6IbdBcVi mean https://t.co/jxezcSF8RK
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIn conversation with @mathewi, OMI executive director Barry Lynn delves into the Justice Department’s landmark anti… https://t.co/ENW3l4YhDQ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOpen Markets director Barry Lynn talks about how he was ejected from the New America Foundation because Google -- a… https://t.co/dzwGVEocA4As Trump attacks Lesley Stahl now, remember his comments to her in 2016 on why he attacks the media: “He said, 'Yo… https://t.co/IBy8oaKtxJ
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOh my god. https://t.co/P9JCFr1nj1 https://t.co/cwkiLZCnCw
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCurrently talking with Barry Lynn, executive director of the Open Markets Institute, about the Google indictment an… https://t.co/KU2JHH8dLH“Purdue will also admit to violating federal anti-kickback laws by paying doctors to induce them to write more pres… https://t.co/clBJjDJwQn @rebeccacroll And as I said to Alistair, I appreciate the thoroughness! There's just so much to think about, and of… https://t.co/InJmBRF3YVThought people should see how social media + censorship is adding to the problem. This post was to support Nigeri… https://t.co/z5B0HWspQr
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @AlecStapp I have a hunch that defaults for search engines are different than for browsers, but I have no evidence to support this theoryI miss coffee shops https://t.co/YYDikao1Qi @johnbiggs Yeah, I mostly gave up on him a long time ago. But there's nothing like the early Dylan, and it's intere… https://t.co/I4lmiYfNJjI want to see Neil Young's face when he reads this: "“They just sang this one song called ‘Helpless.’ And they just… https://t.co/uVfu4WaLYeI have it on good authority that this is definitely not happening https://t.co/7IwGBkCXQTA flutist and a composer cooking up ways to combat leaf blower noise is just delightful: https://t.co/Wlt6jmRamr https://t.co/xUJ7fYB3PM
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOn a related note, some people may not know that the so-called Spanish flu didn't come from Spain, it likely starte… https://t.co/HitCGR75CoA United States Marine Corps helicopter crew chief says Australian special forces shot and killed a bound Afghan pr… https://t.co/V2SGZTG1SL
Retweeted by Mathew IngramNot sure who needs to hear this, but you don't have to add a comment in the new retweet format -- you can just leav… https://t.co/ZLtzO1bFViSo after a manual review, Facebook says they stand by their decision to pull down this article and demonetize our p… https://t.co/m6pe5RWikK
Retweeted by Mathew IngramSony updated terms of service for PlayStation accounts in Hong Kong, likely in response to the new laws there. Not… https://t.co/YvI51iRilI
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIt's been two years since GDPR launched. I wonder how other websites have managed. https://t.co/StLZxv1ZTC
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWe'll be talking about our media reparations paper TONIGHT at 9 p.m! Join us for a deep conversation on letting go… https://t.co/BjjyWAxV7H
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @acroll 👍Today you hear the concern that selfie culture is making us vain creatures of self-regard -- but get a load of what… https://t.co/BTUZeuR27F
Retweeted by Mathew IngramThe FCC defends its ability to "interpret" Section 230. Which is great, except what Trump and Republicans in Congre… https://t.co/ZHJPaelwtoFCC's General Counsel just published a blog explaining why he thinks the agency has authority over Section 230: "Si… https://t.co/gaTC1I5WEw
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAs lockdowns have been lifted in most of the country and businesses have been able to reopen, supply shock has wane… https://t.co/0ygzPrLgYz
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @acroll I have no doubt it's been a ton of work for you too! Everything seems to be so much more work than it used to be :-)Scott Atlas may be a true believer, but I don't think "herd immunity" is the actual policy. The plan is to have no… https://t.co/tzprTtNQRk
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI mean this totally non-sarcastically: AOC's stream with a lot of super prominent streamers is probably going to be… https://t.co/P7KLekZLJq
Retweeted by Mathew IngramIngram 2020: This is bullshit https://t.co/yjNsI7z1ZZ @emilybell @merbroussard @nabihasyed @vivian Among Us is basically Werewolf on a virtual spaceship, right?The systemic instinct in this country is to try and erase the worst parts of our past — that never happened, let’s… https://t.co/pKyGsnTp07
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @acroll My anxiety aside, I appreciate the thoroughness of the note! It’s just there’s so much more to worry about… https://t.co/r7wzJyIBY4Here's my latest newsletter featuring “Lawyers say they can't find the parents of 545 migrant children…” https://t.co/V34nnVijIL @pt @sbyrnes Over 250 million desktop PCs were sold last year. Microsoft did about $20 billion in revenue for Windows alone1) Before moving to Montana in July, we bought a Tesla Model Y, the first car I've owned since college The drive a… https://t.co/WURkYDL0VG
Retweeted by Mathew IngramWe know that copyright law can be confusing, which is why we've simplified it here by removing your DMCA 512 counte… https://t.co/Yafgec6Ytd
Retweeted by Mathew IngramAcquitted. Come to Confederation Park at 4:30 PM. Today. #JusticeForAbdirahman #BlackLivesMatter https://t.co/8XlBEo4ii8
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram“We recognize that by deleting this content, we are not giving you the option to file a counter-notification or see… https://t.co/WFZo13LkRz
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @pt @sbyrnes They have 85 percent of the desktop OS market and about the same or higher share of the office software market, but okay
10/21
2020
@pt @sbyrnes Okay, it's secondary to my main point, but are you saying Microsoft doesn't have a functional monopoly… https://t.co/hrHqRL9MBK @sbyrnes @pt The question isn't whether there is another quasi-monopoly that can afford to pay $10 billion, it's wh… https://t.co/GzU4B6hkaM @pt I agree Chrome is a better case, and so is Android and all of the tying involved with mobile devices. Search is… https://t.co/TvCX9oltfB @sbyrnes @pt What the Sherman Act talks about is not just having a monopoly, but using anti-competitive tactics to… https://t.co/0Q8NX139dH @pt I think you could easily make a case that it has gotten worse over the past decade or so. Yes, it is often auth… https://t.co/MrU58kSL6AThanks for doing it, Alex! https://t.co/LjWJjpEslL @sbyrnes @pt It's both! @pt That's a pretty restrictive definition of a monopoly, and certainly not one the courts would agree with. Also,… https://t.co/FIfbLXQ9Uf @pt If Google's search engine is as good as you say it is, then why not let Microsoft have the default, knowing tha… https://t.co/u8gxYr6ZKe @rmack @davewiner I mean obviously I am, but it seems that everyone has this feature: https://t.co/p98eUezEeg @pt If the product is so good, why do they have to pay Apple $10 billion to make it the default, which they know th… https://t.co/9mPjwoDhwN @rmack @davewiner Unless I have a different version, you can still retweet without adding a comment -- it prompts y… https://t.co/vGed99He04Research by the @TowCenter has found that despite clear guidelines about inclusion in Google News, standards for id… https://t.co/DskO8Gk1E5
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @damiEnbowman Per year @IanDouglas Blade Runner @jasonbrooks @ImMrDubious Blade Runner :-)So this guy had a BLM sign in his yard and this lady started yelling WLM. and he sprayed her 😭😭😭 https://t.co/J8rAWRn4Wg
Retweeted by Mathew IngramFacebook: "What is right or wrong? Who knows!" https://t.co/fjKrX3p8IWA police officer in the future makes some new friends and has some adventures https://t.co/91uJAQJRavEnding the election cycle by attacking Lesley Stahl as fake news — as is almost inevitable — is a wonderful Chekov'… https://t.co/aNxTS2vqvi
Retweeted by Mathew IngramApparently there was some drama while President Trump was taping his 60 Minutes interview today. He abruptly ended… https://t.co/kpfcF1mHcI
Retweeted by Mathew IngramHard to reconcile the statement "we're not a monopoly, we don't restrict the consumer's ability to choose" with the… https://t.co/lqRjvJmTuvThis is the most scathing indictment ever delivered on a president by his own appointees. In ⁦@PostOpinions⁩:… https://t.co/Q6UsDLj4tq
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI think preparing for a virtual conference may be even more stressful than a real-life one — so many new technologi… https://t.co/PMpKPBGV0i @annamasera I am very lucky, I keep reminding myself of thisPretty sure the one on the left is the mom. One on the right seems smaller, and is following her pretty closely. I… https://t.co/LfmQ0pdHgcJust had to share the view outside my office window just now: https://t.co/faoGldWrv7 @can This happens to me on Android all the time too. Endlessly frustratingThis is apropos of nothing, but this new live MTA subway map is pretty darn cool. Reminds me of how much I miss vis… https://t.co/A9w6I6ImIsFor years people— specifically Black women like @digitalsista @sassycrass @Blackamazon and others— have pointed out… https://t.co/QjoMRIzJ38
Retweeted by Mathew IngramOur bill says that if social media companies use algorithms to amplify or recommend content that leads to serious o… https://t.co/fzH1BKWnT9
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @taylor_owen @MediaTechDem @MaxBellSchool @mcgillu Sounds like a great effort. Congrats!In our @univgroningen Disruption and Innovation class, we paired discussing academic research w/ online Q&A's with… https://t.co/QhLlNntqGL
Retweeted by Mathew IngramCame across this exchange in a court hearing between a lawyer and an FBI agent, trying to work out the difference b… https://t.co/YoPK9qFsNE
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @RMac18 I dunno how well known this is, but 'media flag something Facebook missed' is so common now it is a formal… https://t.co/cxrmGCh5vQ
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @picard_robert Okay, but where's the investigation into how they took out tissue competitors with dirty tricks? Tha… https://t.co/8PkQc7Zee3the Twitch DMCA bloodbath has begun, as hundreds of partnered streamers have received emails from Twitch as DMCA ta… https://t.co/cs8N3IWNnq
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @bendwilliams @juliaioffe That may be. But there's absolutely no evidence, preponderance or otherwise -- including… https://t.co/dhGj77BJ8d @bendwilliams @juliaioffe Yes, and I think he may be mistaken about that particular aspect of what he said @bendwilliams @juliaioffe I'm not sure that's accurate. There's plenty of evidence to suggest that psychogenic illn… https://t.co/lNOikeNwIR @juliaioffe Some researchers said the brain differences were consistent with exposure to pesticides:… https://t.co/c8vwdnZ4GR @juliaioffe You may choose to focus on the nature of the differences. For me the important line is "the clinical im… https://t.co/NetL3qKRQ9This is kind of a big deal: @zeynep launches a Substack newsletter. Signed up immediately https://t.co/smNsxs6cby @juliaioffe I'm quoting from the document you linked to @juliaioffe "Neuroimaging findings differed between controls and US government personnel who experienced neurologic… https://t.co/fN2cTxlOQbCOVID is not the flu, per a new MMWR: "Hospitalized patients with COVID in the VHA had a more than 5x higher risk… https://t.co/MpGqxvOlw5
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @Scaachi @navalang Free floating rage mostlyWe told you about the pay-to-play network of local-news sites. Now here is the full list of the sites, in all 50 st… https://t.co/cHmSPo8u9C
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram“Not core to product or newsroom culture” is an understatement. So much potential wasted IMO https://t.co/W0IRbCnerv🤯https://t.co/mOUzBIGIuB https://t.co/N9tBiXr3iw
Retweeted by Mathew IngramProud of Rex Chapman telling his painful, PERSONAL story to help others. https://t.co/y2lvymPljl
Retweeted by Mathew Ingram @bendreyfuss @EmilyDreyfuss I don’t know why, but I feel like Emily is keeping all of these in a file somewhere for future use 😀In part one of a two couch series the Artist, aged 2.5, offers a mediation on audacity and challenges the viewer to… https://t.co/TvFSiw69j8
Retweeted by Mathew IngramRepo Man World https://t.co/ivo0AqkFuCThe coronavirus pandemic has caused nearly 300,000 more deaths than expected in a typical year https://t.co/fAh7QnDFuU
Retweeted by Mathew IngramJust going to point out, as others have, that who we choose to feel empathy for and/or forgive — and who we don’t —… https://t.co/65LsodpS9L"The problem is not that people are ‘duped’ by misinformation, but...entertained & occupied by it. It is not the co… https://t.co/zWY7bLSQ8a
Retweeted by Mathew IngramI see myself in this and do not like it one bit. https://t.co/eJ0w7F2OhI
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10/20
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