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Cool stories from around the web

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Cool stories from around the web. Don’t forget your pinch and a punch.



Journalism Professor Will Go to War for Free Speech, as Long as It Doesn’t Mock Him

In other words, due to his well-placed connections in the media industry, Jarvis successfully had a satirical essay deleted, in its entirety, because he deemed it “irresponsible and mean-spirited” and a “fraudulent use of [my] name.”



Drake’s New ‘Views’ Look All Too Familiar

In 2016, it seems as if the sliver of self-awareness he had in the So Far Gone days has been totally eclipsed by self-absorption.



You’re Making Facebook a Money Machine

For the United States and Canada, Facebook pulled in $11.86 in advertising revenue per user in the first quarter. That’s what advertisers are willing to pay to catch your attention as you argue with your friends and relatives over Donald Trump or coo over baby pictures or both.



Offscreen Magazine — Issue 14

For Issue No14 we had the pleasure of talking to Canadian photographer and app maker Lisa Bettany about her continual App Store success story; Airbnb co-founder Joe Gebbia tells us about the past, present, and future of a company that‘s forever changed the experience of travel; Professor of Game Design, Robin Hunicke, opens up about the highs and lows of making indie games; and mindfulness advocate Rohan Gunatillake gives practical advice for a healthy lifestyle that doesn’t shun technology.

My favourite magazine, plus it’s Australian made.

[Order — $20]