Senate Intelligence Committee hold hearing-Social Media Foreign Influence

“These hearings before the US Senate, 8/1/18, on reforming social media platforms, needed government oversight on foreign propaganda and  information warfare are essential to comprehend the extent of attacks from Russia,  as well as other autocratic states weaponizing these social media sites.  Facebook‘s latest announcement  that it deleted 290,000 robot …

Two TV Views on Antisocial Media : Jaron Lanier and Siva Viaidhyanathan

“Ethical Markets highly recommends these two video lectures on the effects Facebook and other social media are having in re-wiring our brains and affecting democratic participation in many countries. George Orwell predicted these effects in his “1984“ and so did Norbert Weiner, founder of cybernetics, in his “The Human Use of Human Beings”, …

“How To Smash Bias in Human-Trained Machine Intelligence “NATURE Feature

“Ethical Markets highlights the article on biases in current algorithms  and how to make them fair (scroll down to  Features  & Opinion). The authors  still use in their title the misnomer AI for “artificial intelligence“.  This misnomer needs to be corrected to  reflect the actual reality as HTMI (human-trained machine …

Download the World Pulse Resource Mapping guide!

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this wonderful Resource Mapping Guide from our media partner WorldPulse! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ This July, we’re amplifying our Economic Power as women Let’s talk about resources. Take stock of what’s around you. What are the resources you have available to you to help you realize your …

An Electronic Silent Spring – July 2018 Newsletter from Katie Singer

Statement for the United Nations’ July, 2018 High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development    To be presented by Katie Singer  www.electronicsilentspring.com The Internet’s unintended consequences Internet service has become necessary for family connectedness and educational and economic opportunities. The Internet is the largest thing that humanity has built, yet …

DealBook Briefing: Silicon Valley Has Bigger Problems Than Facebook

July 3, 2018 Good Tuesday morning. Breaking: Shares in the trading giant Glencore were down 11 percent after it disclosed that federal prosecutors had subpoenaed its records under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.Mark Zuckerberg  Andrew Harnik/Associated Press Facebook faces greater scrutiny.Maybe the rest of Big Tech should, too. America’s law …

FON’s Weekly Newsletter – June 21, 2018

A Family Office Networks E- Newsletter June 21, 2018 Wisconsin Family Office Association Launches As Networking Resource For Wealthy Families And Their Advisors Family Office Networks announced today the launch of a new division in Wisconsin led by David Binder and Rachele Voigt. Retaining Executives For Family Offices One of …

Sustainable Brands on the forefront again!

“Helping critique and evaluate advertising, marketing, branding and media, this Newsletter can help us all identify the very best ads for Nominations Media Release for our EthicMark® Awards which go furthest in raising the bar and helping envision what this $570 billion annual advertising industry could be contributing to  making …