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Twitter rolls back a change designed to counter abuse after complaints it encouraged abuse

Earlier today Twitter announced, via its Twitter Safety account, that it would no longer notify users when another user added them to a list. “We want you to get notifications that matter,” the company said. The implication was that list notifications don’t matter — and given that lists are an all-but-hidden feature of the Twitter […]

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Elon Musk thinks humans need to become cyborgs or risk irrelevance

Human beings are in danger of being eclipsed by artificial intelligence and need to evolve the ability to communicate directly with machines or risk irrelevance, Elon Musk said in a typically heartwarming speech from everyone’s favorite billionaire technologist. “Over time I think we will probably see a closer merger of biological intelligence and digital intelligence,” […]