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Google and YouTube moderators keep up a correspondence out on the work that gave them PTSD

Google and YouTube moderators keep up a correspondence out on the work that gave them PTSD

Google and YouTube approach content moderation the same way all of the other tech giants do: paying a handful of other companies to do most of the work. One of those companies, Accenture, operates Google’s largest content moderation site in the United States: an office in Austin, Texas, where content moderators work around the clock…

The Void’s Ralph Breaks VR places avid gamers interior an large interactive Disney movie

The Void’s Ralph Breaks VR places avid gamers interior an large interactive Disney movie

When virtual reality company The Void released its first collaboration with ILMxLab, Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire, the mission was pretty straightforward. Star Wars fans want nothing more than to step inside the world of that franchise, so the experience, which lets participants play Rebel spies infiltrating an Imperial base, had to deliver something…

A decentralized Twitter would carry the company aid to its previous

A decentralized Twitter would carry the company aid to its previous

Today we’re going to talk about Jack Dorsey’s surprise tweetstorm about potentially decentralizing the service — but first, some history. Death came to the Twitter developer community on August 12th, 2012. In an infamous memo, the company’s head of product divided potential uses of the Twitter API into four quadrants. In the past, developers had…