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Hello and welcome to yet another episode of the Tech for Good Live podcast. We’ve an action packed agenda this week. We’re talking about Stop Funding Heat and climate misinformation on Facebook.
In charity news of the week we discuss the way that terror attacks are reported on the news.
Facebook is overhauling the facial recognition on its platform due to fears of “misuse”. If Facebook is worried, it must be bad.
And we end on a heart warming story about a soothing radio for dogs on bonfire night.
This week’s topics:
Stat of the week
An estimated range of 818,000 and 1.36 million daily views of climate misinformation on Facebook. Up to 13.6 times more views of misinformation than Facebook claims to send to its Climate Science Center:
#InDenial – Facebook’s Growing Friendship With Climate Misinformation - Stop Funding Heat
Charity news of the week
Tech news of the week
Soothing music for our furry friends over bonfire night - Oxford Mail
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